Middle Tennessee Psychiatric Clinic

Kent Kyger, M.D.

Dr. Kent Kyger holds both a degree from Oklahoma University in Pharmacy and from Vanderbilt University Medical School in Psychiatry. He was a Clinical Instructor in the Psychiatry department from 1967 to 1971, a Clinical Assistant Professor of Child Psychiatry from 1971 to 1982 and is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Vanderbilt. Dr. Kyger has served on a variety of medical committees for Vanderbilt Medical Center, the Nashville Academy of Medicine, and the Tennessee Medical Association. He is licensed by the State Board of Medical Examiners of Tennessee, the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in both Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry, and the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy. He is a member of the following Professional Organizations: The Nashville Academy of Medicine, the Tennessee Medical Association, the Southern Medical Association, The American Medical Association, the American Ortho-Psychiatric Association, the American Academy of Child Psychiatry, the Tennessee Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the Tourette Syndrome Association, the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Association, and a Fellow of the Southern Psychiatric Association, the American Psychiatry Association, and the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Kyger has published articles in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Journal of the Tennessee Medical Association. Dr Kyger's special areas of interest are Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Mental Health Legislation, and Drug abuse. He has been in private practice since July of 1967 and is currently working in the field of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

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