Dr. William M Petrie MD Psychiatrist

Dr. William Petrie is a psychiatrist in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 41 doctors at Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Pain Medicine

Clinical Interests: Alzheimer's Disease, Geriatrics

Hospital Affiliation

Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1972–1975

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Geriatric Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

TN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

Treatment of age-associated memory impairment with guanfacine.
McEntee, W. J., Crook, T. H., Jenkyn, L. R., Petrie, W., Larrabee, G. J., Coffey, D. J.

Effects of phosphatidylserine in Alzheimer's disease.
Crook, T., Petrie, W., Wells, C., Massari, D. C.

The incidence of treatment emergent symptoms under chlorpromazine and placebo conditions [proceedings].
Guy, W., Petrie, W., Cleary, P.

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