Dr. William W. Wood, MD

Dr. William W. Wood, MD

Psychiatry | Male

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Dr. William Wood, MD, Psychiatrist in Rockford, Illinois. You can contact Dr. William Wyatt Wood at (815) 261-0537, verified...   Read More

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  • 2

    has received 2 Sanctions

    • Other
    • Action Taken:Surrender
    • Other
    • Action Taken:Summary Suspension
  • 0
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    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Wood's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • Psychiatry

    Conditions Treated

    • Addiction
    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Adolescent Depression
    • Adult Autism
    • Alcohol Related Disorders
    • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Antisocial Personality Disorder
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Autism
    • Avoidant Personality Disorder
    • Behavioral Disorders
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Bulimia
    • Childhood Depression
    • Childhood-Onset Bipolar Disorder
    • Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Confusion
    • Conversion Disorder
    • Dementia
    • Dependent Personality Disorder
    • Depression
    • Depressive Disorders
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Developmental Delay
    • Dissociative Disorder
    • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Hallucinogen Dependence
    • Histrionic Personality Disorder
    • Homicidal Ideation
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Learning Disabilities
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Marijuana Addiction
    • Mental Disorders Related to Alzheimers
    • Mental Disorders Related to Huntington's Disease
    • Mood Disorders
    • Movement Disorders
    • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Obesity
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Panic Attack
    • Panic Disorder
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychosis
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Psychotic Disorders
    • Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
    • Schizoid Personality Disorder
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Schizophreniform Disorder
    • Schizotypal Personality Disorder
    • Sexual Disorders
    • Substance Abuse
    • Substance Use Disorders
    • Substance-Induced Disorders
    • Substance-Induced Mood Disorders
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Transgender Disorders

    Procedures Performed

    • ADHD Testing
    • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
    • Counseling Services
    • Couples Therapy
    • Detoxification Evaluation
    • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
    • Family Psychotherapy
    • Lithium Therapy (Inpatient Only)
    • Medication Management
    • Psychiatric Evaluation
    • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
    • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
    • Psychotherapy Services
    • Smoking Cessation Treatment

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    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Illinois.

    • 2

      Dr. Wood has received 2 sanctions

      • Other  (4/23/2015)
      • Action Taken: Surrender
      • Summary: Wood, William W MD: License # 036076277: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in boundary violations with a patient of his psychiatric practice. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has accepted the physician’s license SURRENDER in Lieu of Other Discipline.
      • State: Illinois
      • Other  (1/27/2015)
      • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
      • Summary: Dr. William W. Wood; License # 036-076277 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The respondent is sanctioned for engaging in boundary violations with patients of his psychiatric practice. The Illinois Department of Professional Regulation has summarily suspended the respondent's medical license.
      • State: Illinois
    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


    • Medical School
      University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1976

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

      Completed in 1977

    • Residency Hospital
      University Wisc Hosps

      Completed in 1979

    • Undergraduate School
      State University Of New York At Buffalo

      Graduated in 1972

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    Languages Spoken

    • English

    Dr. Wood's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Psychiatry
    • Board certified in Psychiatry
    • No malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found

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    Dr. Wood's Care Philosophy

    Dr. William Wood, MD, Psychiatrist in Rockford, Illinois. You can contact Dr. William Wyatt Wood  at (815) 261-0537, verified by Psychology Today. For the past 36 years of my career as a Psychiatrist, I have worked well with all persons without regard to age, race, sexual orientation, religion, or political philosophy. I believe that mental disorders have multiple causes and do not always require medications. Treatment must be tailored to the individual!You can expect that I will listen with a sympathetic yet experienced, trained ear that will consider all that you share with me in formulating a treatment plan that fits you as the individual you have become who is seeking solace, comfort, and healing. You will, of course, be treated at all times with dignity, compassion, and respect.


    Dr. Wood says...

    Thank all of you so very much for your valuable feedback. Please rest assured that it will be used by all of the staff in my office  to constantly improve all aspects of our practice so that our patients can expect and experience only the best that up to date, 21st century Psychiatry has to offer. At the same time, you will always be treated and respected as the unique individual you are who is seeking solace, comfort, and healing. If you ever have any questions, concerns or comments that you wish to address to me personally, you can always email me or call me at the contacts listed. Thank you again for your vote of confidence!