Dr. Karen Kenney Dickson MD
Geriatric Psychiatrist | Geriatric Psychiatry1930 Coon Rapids Blvd Nw Minneapolis MN, 55433
Dr. Karen Dickson is a geriatric psychiatrist practicing in Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Dickson specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders, particularly in older adults. Patients who visit geriatric psychiatrists typically look for help with problems like memory loss, depression, difficulty coping with change, stress, dementia, anxiety and more. Older adults may also experience emotional distress after being diagnosed with a disease as well. Dr. Dickson helps patients after a comprehensive diagnostic exam so the root of their problems can be treated.
Education and Training
Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 1982
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN- Addiction Psychiatry
Dr. Karen Kenney Dickson MD's Practice location
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