Dr. Brent Harris is a Neuropsychiatrist practicing in WASHINGTON, DC. Dr. Harris studies, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats mental disorders attributable to diseases of the nervous system. Neuropsychiatrists are trained to treat disorders occurring in patients due to irritability, attention deficit disorder, epilepsy, and many other conditions.
Education and Training
Georgetown University School of Medicine 1995
- Children's Hospital Program
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