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Dr. Robert Harlan Bridenbaugh, M.D.

Psychiatrist

Dr. Robert Bridenbaugh is a psychiatrist practicing in Portland, OR. Dr. Bridenbaugh is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Bridenbaugh diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Bridenbaugh may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Bridenbaugh treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Dr. Robert Harlan Bridenbaugh, M.D.
  • Portland, OR
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I feel more happy in the afternoon?

You may have hypoventilated causing cerebral vasoconstriction resulting in less “low grade” headache and thus feeling happier

Can a person have depression after surgery?

Surgery can cause the body to release adrenocortical steroids resulting in depression. Would think she’s also in pain and suggest regular (four times a day) doses of 1000 mg Tylenol READ MORE
Surgery can cause the body to release adrenocortical steroids resulting in depression. Would think she’s also in pain and suggest regular (four times a day) doses of 1000 mg Tylenol for, say, two weeks. This should run it’s course as she heals