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Whatever It Takes
to help you feel well, recover your health, and improve your relationships.
ROOT CAUSE PSYCHIATRY
We want to help you feel better.
Using cutting-edge techniques to heal your deepest pain...
At Potomac Psychiatry, we utilize cutting-edge diagnostic tools to fine-tune each of these elements to help you recover your health.
Your genes impact your mental health. Thanks to advanced genetic testing, we can help you feel better, faster, at less cost.
The body and mind are intimately related. Our experts make the most of this connection to restore your hope.
It would be our honor to be entrusted with your care as well.
Bruce A. Kehr, M.D.
Root Cause Psychiatry; Individual, Couples and Family PsychotherapyRead More
Barbara E. Kehr, MSW
Life CoachRead More
Guillermo Portillo, M.D.
Adult and Forensic PsychiatryRead More
Walker Lyerly, IV, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult PsychiatryRead More
John Carr, M.D.
Adult and Addiction PsychiatryRead More
Marlena M. Wu, Psy.D.
Psychotherapy, Psychological Assessments, ADA AccommodationsRead More
Krystal M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Child and Adolescent Assessments and ADA AccommodationsRead More
Paulo J. Negro, M.D., Ph.D.
Addiction Psychiatry and EMDRRead More
Julie Wendt, MS, LN, CNS
Licensed Clinical Nutritionist; Certified RECODE and Gut Healing Specialist; Root Cause PsychiatryRead More
Margery Johnson, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult PsychiatryRead More
Rene Stokes, M.D., M.P.H.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry; Root Cause PsychiatryRead More
Chuck M. Ng, D.O.
Developmental-Behavioral PediatricianRead More
Shanda B. Priest, M.D.
Adult Psychiatry; Root Cause PsychiatryRead More
"My psychiatrist has always been very quick to respond no matter what I have needed from him or if I’ve needed to speak to him outside a scheduled appointment. The office staff is always extremely helpful and kind. Very organized and well run. Best practice I’ve ever been a part of! Would give a 10 star review if I could."
"I have only had positive experiences at Potomac Psychiatry. The staff is friendly and helpful and my psychiatrist is amazing. They are quick to respond when I have a question or concern. I feel like I'm finally getting the help I've been needing."
"I’ve been with this practice now for about 5-1/2 years and I must say... my doctor I see has gone well above and beyond to help whenever I’ve been in a bind. Thanks to you all at Potomac Psychiatry!"
"Rather than simply prescribe pills, Dr. Kehr figures out what the underlying cause of a patient’s symptoms are. He gets down to the molecular level, patiently explaining things in a very understandable way. He’s a true scientist and craftsman with a superb manner. If you have had trouble addressing your issues and need a fresh and creative perspective, Dr. Kehr is your man. I cannot recommend him highly enough."
"The Root Cause program helped me to maintain the confidence that relief was coming in the near future. It was very assuring to know that doctors were going to solve my issues, not just partially settle them. Thank you to the entire Root Cause team for helping me to identify the source of my distress and getting me to a healthier state.”