Dr. William Walkup, MD

PsychiatryMaleAge 57

Dr. Walkup
Telehealth services available

Columbia Area Mental Health Center

2715 Colonial Dr Ste 100 Columbia, SC 29203

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(803) 898-4800

Dr. William Walkup, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Columbia, SC and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with Prisma Health Richland Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Walkup to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Experience
Background

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Walkup's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walkup treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Walkup treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Major Depressive Disorder
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walkup treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Walkup treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Anxiety
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walkup treats Anxiety more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Walkup treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Walkup's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

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Dr. Walkup accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage

Dr. Walkup's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walkup

4.5

Based on 8 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Appointment scheduling (7)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (7)
  • Explained conditions well (7)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Very caring doctor. Willing to listen to you. I've been very happy having him moniter my medication usage.
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Columbia, SC – May 21, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. William Walkup, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Columbia, SC and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1991
University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. William Walkup, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Walkup has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. William Walkup, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Walkup frequently treats ADHD and-or ADD, Major Depressive Disorder, and Anxiety. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Walkup treats.

Where is Dr. William Walkup, MD's office located?

Dr. Walkup's office is located at 2715 Colonial Dr Ste 100, Columbia, SC 29203. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Columbia Area Mental Health Center2715 Colonial Dr Ste 100 Columbia, SC 29203
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Midlands Psychiatry125 Alpine Cir Columbia, SC 29223
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Walkup is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Prisma Health Richland Hospital

Columbia, SC

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average