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Dr. Venus Paxton, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Female • Age 47

  
Dr. Paxton

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

4840 N Marine Dr Chicago, IL 60640
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(773) 878-9700

Dr. Venus Paxton, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Medical College of Ohio in 1999 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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1 disciplinary action Found
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (8/5/2019)View details
No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Paxton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence more than 64% of her peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 64% of her peers

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Drug and Alcohol Dependence more than 52% of her peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 52% of her peers

Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paxton treats Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence) more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Paxton treats this condition more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Paxton's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Venus Paxton, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Medical College of Ohio in 1999 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Psychiatry

Education

McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
Residency Hospital
University of Chicago Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1999
Medical College of Ohio
Medical School