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Lawrence Root, MD

Dr. Root is a psychiatrist in the Houston area. He is affiliated with St Joseph Medical Center St Joseph Medical Center.
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Dr. Root saw more bipolar disorder patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Root saw more major depression patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Root saw more HIV patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more schizophrenia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more paranoid schizophrenia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more schizoaffective disorder patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more epilepsy patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more drug abuse patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more intellectual disability patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more hepatitis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more hepatitis C patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more dementia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more psychosis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw Parkinson's disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more drug addiction patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw sleep apnea patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more alcoholism patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw alcohol withdrawal patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw learning disabilities patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more opiate dependence patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw drug withdrawal patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw borderline personality disorder patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more anxiety patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw sleep disorders patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw insomnia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw panic attack patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Root sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
1315 St Joseph Pkwy
Houston, TX 77002
1,468 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Ctr at Dallas, Med School Dallas, TX
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1975

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Psychiatry & Neurology
    3. Psychiatry
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Psychiatry & Neurology
    3. Geriatric Psychiatry
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Psychiatry & Neurology
    3. Addiction Psychiatry
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Psychiatry & Neurology
    3. Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Root is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • St Joseph Medical Center St Joseph Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions