Dr. James Douglas Bremner MD Psychiatrist

Dr. James Bremner is a psychiatrist in Decatur, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Emory University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Bremner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 54 doctors at Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 53 at Emory University Hospital who specialize in Psychiatry. He also speaks multiple languages, including Italian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Clinical Interests: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders, Depression, Cardiovascular Diseases, Psychological Stress

Other Languages Spoken

  • Italian

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1995–1997

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Nuclear Medicine, 1987–1992

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Nuclear Medicine
Certified in Nuclear Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Meta-analysis of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia and subsequent cardiac events in patients with coronary artery disease.
Wei, J.,Rooks, C.,Ramadan, R.,Shah, A. J.,Bremner, J. D.,Quyyumi, A. A.,Kutner, M.,Vaccarino, V.

Sex Differences in Mental Stress-Induced Myocardial Ischemia in Young Survivors of an Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Vaccarino, V.,Shah, A. J.,Rooks, C.,Ibeanu, I.,Nye, J. A.,Pimple, P.,Salerno, A.,D'Marco, L.,Karohl, C.,Bremner, J. D.,Raggi, P.

Quantification of dopamine transporter density with [(18)F]FECNT PET in healthy humans.
Nye, J. A.,Votaw, J. R.,Bremner, J. D.,Davis, M. R.,Voll, R. J.,Camp, V. M.,Goodman, M. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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