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Piedmont Psychiatric Center
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Location
3300 Rivermont Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24503
(434) 200-5999

Piedmont Psychiatric Center serves the needs of child, adolescent, and adult patients and their families.

Piedmont Psychiatric Center is a multidisciplinary psychiatric clinic offering a full range of outpatient mental health and substance abuse services including biological, psychological, cognitive, affective and spiritual dimensions. We also provide prompt response to referrals and urgent intervention.

Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Insurance plan participation: Medicare, Anthem-Blue Cross, Piedmont Community Health Plan, and other commercial insurance plans.

General/Adult Psychiatrists:

Peter Betz, M.D.
Adult/General and Geriatric Psychiatry
M.D., Medical College of Georgia, 1996
General psychiatry residency, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2000
Geriatric psychiatry fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2001
Practicing in Lynchburg since July, 2001
Board certified in Psychiatry
Board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Memory disorders, mood disorders, and other psychiatric illness throughout the lifespan.

James Gallagher, M.D.
Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1998
Internal Medicine Fellowship at John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Psychiatry Residency at John Hopkins Hospital
Board Eligible in Psychiatry and Neurology
Specialty areas: Schizophrenia and affective disorders, including depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety and panic disorders.

Michael E. Judd, M.D.
Adult/General and Adolescent Psychiatry
M.D., Ross University School of Medicine, 1987
General psychiatry residency, University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2001
Practicing in Lynchburg since July, 2001
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Mood and anxiety disorders, women's mental health issues including pregnancy related mood disorders and premenstrual dysphoric disorder, and student health.

George W. Luedke, M.D.
Adult/General, Forensic & Addiction Psychiatry
M.D., Yale University School of Medicine, 1976
General Psychiatry residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1980
Forensic Psychiatry fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Board Certified in Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry
Practicing in Lynchburg since 2005
Specialty areas: Depression, bipolar disorder, and the treatment of alcoholism.

Randall A. Scott, M.D.
Adult/General and Forensic Psychiatry
M.D., Medical College of Virginia, 1987
Psychiatry residency, MCV, 1991
Psychiatry and the Law fellowship, MCV, 1992
Practicing in Lynchburg since 1992
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Board Certified in Forensic Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Forensic issues, inpatient treatment, and consultative psychiatry.

John M. Wilson, M.D.
Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1984
Psychiatry residency, University of Iowa Hospitals, 1988
Practicing in Lynchburg since 1997
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Depression, bipolar affective disorder, anxiety disorders, and schizophrenia.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists:

J. Preston Bond, M.D.
Child/Adolescent and Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., Eastern Virginia Medical School, 1994
Psychiatry Residency at Wake Forest University
Child and adolescent psychiatry at Wake Forest University
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Attention deficit disorders, as well as mood and anxiety disorders.

J. Gregory Fisher, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., Medical College of Virginia, 1987
General psychiatry residency, MCV, 1990
Child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship, MCV, 1992
Practicing in Lynchburg since 1992
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Adult, child and adolescent psychiatry, consultations with physicians and therapists, psychotherapy, and psychiatric medication management.

John L. Hendrickson, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., Medical College of Virginia, 1992
General psychiatric residency, MCV, 1995
Child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship, MCV, 1997
Practicing in Lynchburg since 1997
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Attention deficit disorder, affective disorders and anxiety disorders.

Kara Mayer Rooney, M.D.
Child, Adolescent and Adult/General Psychiatry
M.D., Loma Linda University School of Medicine, 1993
General psychiatry residency at Medical University of South Carolina, 1997
Child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Medical University of South Carolina, 2001
Board certified in General Psychiatry
Board eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Specialty areas: Mood and anxiety disorders, behavioral disorders and ADD/ADHD

Other Mental Health Professionals At Piedmont Psychiatric Center:

Miranda Breit, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Certified by AAMFT and AASECT
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, New York University
Specialty areas: Couples, families, and sexuality.

Stacey Felmlee, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, George Mason University
Speciality areas: Psychological testing, including ADHD evaluations; child, adolescent, and family therapies; behavioral disorders, depression, and parenting issues.

Gary Sibcy, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist
Ph.D. in clinical psychology, University of Virginia
Licensed marriage and family therapist/licensed professional counselor
Specialty areas: Marital/family therapy, relationship enhancement training, childhood disorders such as ADHD and other conduct problems, depression and anxiety, with special focus on LCD in children and adolescents; adult disorders including mood disorders, depression, with special focus on anxiety/panic disorders, OCD and social phobia.