Dr. Joseph Westermeyer is a psychiatrist practicing in Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Westermeyer is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Westermeyer diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Westermeyer 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. Westermeyer treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Education and Training
University of Minnesota Medical School 1970
Univ of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 1961
University of Mn Med Sch 1961
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Opiate Dependence
- Fairview-Univ Med Ctr, Psychiatry; Regions Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Fairview University Med Center
- University of Minnesota Medical School Program
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