Joshua Bess
Joshua D. Bess, MD

Joshua D. Bess, MD

Joshua D. Bess, MD
Specialty

Psychiatry

Clinical Interests / Special Procedures Performed

Anxiety, Depression, Electroconvulsive Therapy, General Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology, Psychosomatic Disorder, Psychotic Disorders, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

  • Accepting Children: No
  • Accepting New Patients: Yes
  • Accepting Medicare: Yes
  • Accepting Medicaid/DSHS: No
Payment Methods Accepted:

Call 1-800-831-3322

Insurance Accepted:

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Philosophy of Care

I evaluate patients with "treatment-resistant" depression and other psychiatric ailments; prescribe psychopharmacological treatments; prescribe and perform electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)

Medical School

University of Michigan Medical School

Residency

University of Michigan Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - certified

Professional Associations:

American Psychiatric Association, Washington Psychiatric Association, International Society for ECT and Neuromodulation, Association for Academic Psychiatry

Book:

Casher M, Bess J. Manual of Inpatient Psychiatry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

 

Articles:

Maixner D, Sagher O, Bess J, Edwards J. Catatonia following surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy. Epilepsy & Behavior. 19(3): 528-32, 2010 Nov.

Bess J, Casher M. The academic psychiatric hospitalist: a model for treatment and training in the academic inpatient setting. J Psychiatr Pract. 17(2): 145-51, 2011 Mar.

Casher M, Gih D, Bess J. Benzodiazepines and stimulants for patients with substance use disorders. Current Psychiatry. 10(5): 3-10, 2011 May.

Casher M, Bess J. Determination and Documentation of Insight in Psychiatric Inpatients: A Crucial and Often Neglected Psychiatric Mental Status Item. Psychiatric Times. 29(4): 34-9, 2012 April.

Casher M, Gih D, Bess J, Agarwala P. Confounding Factors in TRD (Part 1): The Role of Subtyping and Bipolarity. Psychiatric Times. 29(7): 34-9, 2012 July.

Casher M, Gih D, Bess J, Agarwala P. Confounding Factors in Treatment-Resistant Depression (Part 2): Comorbidities and Treatment Resistance. Psychiatric Times. 29(8): 34-9, 2012 August.

DelMonte M, Bostwick J, Bess J, Dalack G. Evaluation of a computer‐based intervention to enhance metabolic monitoring in psychiatry inpatients treated with second‐generation antipsychotics. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 37(6): 668-673, 2012 December.

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