Dr. Kara M. Rooney M.D.?
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Dr. Kara M. Rooney M.D., Psychiatrist

Dr. Kara M. Rooney M.D.

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

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3300 Rivermont Ave Lynchburg VA, 24503
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Dr. Kara Rooney is a psychiatrist practicing in Lynchburg, VA. Dr. Rooney is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Rooney diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Rooney 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. Rooney treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Education and Training

Loma Linda University School of Medicine 1993

Board Certification

Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish 20 years of experience

Treatments

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (ptsd)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (adhd)

Dr. Kara M. Rooney M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 3300 Rivermont Ave

3300 Rivermont Ave -
Lynchburg, VA 24503
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New patients: 434-455-2005, 434-200-5999
Fax: 434-455-3294

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