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Lawrence Root, MD

Dr. Root is a psychiatrist in the Houston area. He is affiliated with St Joseph Medical Center.
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137 doctors
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138 doctors
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68 doctors
Dr. Root saw more bipolar disorder patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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304 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more major depression patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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63 doctors
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64 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more HIV patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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43 doctors
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44 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Root saw more schizophrenia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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20 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more paranoid schizophrenia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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31 doctors
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31 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more schizoaffective disorder patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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150 doctors
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151 doctors
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75 doctors
Dr. Root saw more epilepsy patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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66 doctors
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66 doctors
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32 doctors
Dr. Root saw more drug abuse patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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29 doctors
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29 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Root saw more intellectual disability patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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150 doctors
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150 doctors
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75 doctors
Dr. Root saw more hepatitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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102 doctors
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102 doctors
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50 doctors
Dr. Root saw more hepatitis C patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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140 doctors
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140 doctors
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69 doctors
Dr. Root saw more dementia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Root saw more psychosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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51 doctors
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52 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Root saw Parkinson's disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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50 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more drug addiction patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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228 doctors
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227 doctors
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113 doctors
Dr. Root saw sleep apnea patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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35 doctors
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35 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more alcoholism patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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174 doctors
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174 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Root saw obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Root saw Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Root saw alcohol withdrawal patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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98 doctors
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99 doctors
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49 doctors
Dr. Root saw learning disabilities patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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29 doctors
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30 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Root saw opiate dependence patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw drug withdrawal patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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7 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more borderline personality disorder patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Root saw more anxiety patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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177 doctors
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Dr. Root saw sleep disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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191 doctors
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190 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Root saw insomnia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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41 doctors
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41 doctors
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Dr. Root saw more post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Houston area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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42 doctors
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42 doctors
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Dr. Root saw panic attack patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
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192 doctors
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192 doctors
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Dr. Root saw attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Houston area. Learn more.
Locations

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

Office
1315 St Joseph Pkwy
Houston, TX 77002
1,308 miles away

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Credentials
  • Baylor College of Medicine Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1975

Hospital affiliations

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

  • St Joseph Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

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