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Dr. John Whipple, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Whipple

Dr. John Whipple, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Lawrence, KS and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1986 and specializes in psychiatry.


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(785) 841-5555

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Dr. Whipple's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychiatric Evaluation
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Dr. Whipple performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Whipple performs this procedure more than 42% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Dr. Whipple treats Bipolar Disorder more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Whipple treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Whipple's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizophrenia

About Me

My practice focus is based on an integrated, psychodynamic psychiatry model that utilizes both medication as well as psychotherapy and personal life coaching.  I recognize the limitations of medications but believe they can assist in an ind...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Topeka Institute Psychoa
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Karl Menninger School Psyc
Residency Hospital
1987
Estrn Va Med Authority
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1982
Hobart College
Undergraduate School
2001
1990
1987
1986
1982

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Dr. Whipple's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whipple

3.5

Based on 14 reviews

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Dr. Whipple has been my doctor for nearly 25 years. I have always gotten the most quality care imaginable from him. He has sincerely cared about my well-being during these years, and has been there for my worst days endured with my mental illness. I am stable, but when I feel "off" I have never...Read More
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I found Dr. Whipped to be an excellent psychiatrist; probably one of the best. He knows medication and he is trained in psychoanalysis. His style suits me.
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Medically, Dr. Whipple did a good job explaining issues and options. The reasons I would not recommend him are primarily logistical. Both of my two appointments started late - the first (end of the day) was more than 15 minutes behind schedule and the second was also delayed as he was late...Read More
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Dr. Whipple is very good at working with different medications to get the optimum result for his patients. He is always available to listen and is very approachable
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I've had great doctors, good doctors and some very poor doctors across a variety of fields and disciplines in different cities, and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Dr. Whipple to anyone searching for a psychiatrist who can provide more than a 'medication-only' outlook. He continues to provide new...Read More
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