Dr. Susan Uhrich

Psychiatry
Lafayette, LA
35 years experience female

Locations

Office

Lafayette, LA

Address

4640 West Congress Street, Lafayette, LA
Directions

Fax

(337) 534-4103

Insurances accepted

CIGNA Open Access

About

Bio

Born in Alexandria, Louisiana. Graduated Temple Medical School in 1985 and completed psychiatric residency at Temple University Hospital in 1989. Board Certified in Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry, and a wide range of other interests including psychopharmacology, forensic psychiatric and correctional psychiatry. Currently in private practice in Lafayette, Louisiana. Dr. Uhrich is also medical director of Freedom Recovery Center of Acadiana and Dauterive Hospital's Pathways Program. She is the first psychiatrist to bring TMS to Lafayette.

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Geriatric Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Sounds like your : Illness is in control right now and you aren't. Call your doc and get the help you need now!
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Certainly that level: Of anxiety is impacting your ability to function! but it's very hard to make a diagnosis without actually talking with you. Looking back, it seems y ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
In a word,: Yes.
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Mar 24, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
Dr. Uhrich is a very good and insightful doctor. I highly recommend her.
Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
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Thank you again, I am currently seeing a psychiatrist for my ADD but will bring this issue up to her. I have been getting very upset with doctors telling me I am just depressed because I think I have...Read More
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I'm a patient, not a doctor. If fatigue is a major issue for you, you may want to ask your doctor about an evaluation for sleep apnea. I had a fibro diagnosis for 4 years and symptoms 5 yrs before th...Read More
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Thank you. I hate to go on meds. I once went on an SSRI for some general anxiety and when i weaned off it i had terrible zwithdrawal. I often feel very stressed at home with the kids and get frustrate...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University School of Medicine, PA
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

TEMPLE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Affiliations

Freedom Recovery Center of Acadiana
Keys for Sober Living
TMS of Acadiana
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