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I have a friend who has a son living in Provo Utah. He goes

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I have a friend who has a son living in Provo Utah. He goes into manic phases 3 times a year and must always be hospitalized.

Which Drs in Utah are diplomates who are specialists in brain biochemistry and medicines to control this kind of behavior?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.

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Hello- Thank you for asking the question here at JustAnswer. I have read what you have written and am happy to respond.

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I am sorry to hear about your friend and his struggles with Bi Polar Illness.

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I have attached a link with the names and contact information for Provo UT Psychiatrists that treat Bipolar Patients.

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Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.
Board Certified Specialist who treat Bipolar Illness are listed above.
I wish you the best.

Edited by Bill on 1/2/2011 at 1:15 PM EST
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Customer: replied 6 years ago.

HI.............I wanted, and clearly stated that I wanted a person who SPECIATIZES in treating bi polar illnesses and who ihas diplomate status. None of these Dr's meet that criterion.


Please refund my money.


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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Relist: Inaccurate answer.
Give me the name of a psychiatrist in the Provo area who SPECIALIZES ( at least 50% of their practice) is treating bi polar patients with medicine.

Please refund my money to my credit card as promised.
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.
Sir- With all due respect: You did not specify in your questions 50% of practice. The list is actively practicing Board Certified Psychiatrists of The American Academy of Psychiatry and Neurology fully competent to treat anyone with BiPolar Illness who may or may not be in current practice.

There 5 Diplomats in Provo. They are:

History Status as of 1/1/2011
Brown II, Wayne Frederick M.D. Provo UT Psychiatry
Certificate No. 42029 Certified on 01/31/1996
certificate valid through 12/31/2006

Recertified on 03/12/2007
certificate valid through 12/31/2017


Cohen , Katherine V. D.O. Provo UT Psychiatry
Certificate No. 24500 Certified on 03/30/1983
certificate valid indefinitely


Goates , Michael Grant M.D. Provo UT Psychiatry
Certificate No. 39220 Certified on 04/30/1994
certificate valid indefinitely


Griffin , Brent Lundstrom M.D. Provo UT Psychiatry
Certificate No. 50556 Certified on 01/22/2002
certificate valid through 12/31/2012


Wiemers , Eugene Lee M.D. Provo UT Psychiatry
Certificate No. 6609 Certified on 10/30/1959
certificate valid indefinitely

I stand behind my answer and feel that your request for refund is unwarranted however, if you want your $15 returned it is the policy of JustAnswer to do so.

Best regards, Bill

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