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Dr. Joseph Kwentus, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Kwentus

Precise Clinical Neuroscience Specialist

3531 Lakeland Dr Ste 1058 Flowood, MS 39232

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Dr. Joseph Kwentus, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Flowood, MS and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in psychiatry, clinical neurophysiology, and more.


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(601) 420-5810

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Dr. Kwentus' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Homicidal Ideation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwentus treats Homicidal Ideation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kwentus treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Schizophrenia
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Dr. Kwentus treats Schizophrenia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kwentus treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwentus treats Nondependent Marijuana Abuse more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kwentus treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kwentus' conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • ADHD Testing
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bulimia
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Concussion
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Dystonia
  • Eating Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Syncope
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a psychiatrist, I strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnostic, psycho-therapeutic and psycho-pharmacological services for children, adolescent, adults, couples, families and caregivers. My experienced and highly trained interdisciplinary staff p...

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Education

1994
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Georgetown University
Residency Hospital
1976
National Naval Med Center
Residency Hospital
1973
Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1964
Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1994
1982
1976
1973
1972
1964

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Excellent Doctor! He takes as much time as needed, to ensure that I get the best possible care. I feel that he is a doctor that truly cares about his patients. Also, he is very down to earth and easy to talk to. I would highly recommend Dr. Kwentus!
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Dr. Kwentus has helped my son tremendously. We would be lost without him.
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Very Knowledgeable and down to earth doctor. He's definitely there to help!
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A very nice and considerate person
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Comfortable, reliable Dr. who takes time & real effort to help me.
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After many different doctors and all sorts of different medicines, I am finally stable and can handle things. I owe this to Dr Kwentus.
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