Dr. James C Ballenger MD Psychiatrist

Dr. James Ballenger is a psychiatrist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 44 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Forensic

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1971–1974

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1971

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Forensic Psychiatry

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A pilot study of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for treatment-resistant anxiety disorders.
George, M.S., Ward, H.E., Ninan, P.T., Pollack, M., Nahas, Z., Anderson, B., Kose, S., Howland, R.H., Goodman, W.K., Ballenger, J.C.

The use of antiepileptic drugs in bipolar disorders: a review based on evidence from controlled trials.
Weisler, R.H., Cutler, A.J., Ballenger, J.C., Post, R.M., Ketter, T.A.

Remission rates in patients with anxiety disorders treated with paroxetine.
Ballenger, J.C.

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