Lee Ann Gee, MD, joins Providence Behavioral Medicine Group
Psychiatrist specializes in adult mental health
ANCHORAGE, AK - Lee Ann Gee, MD, who specializes in adult psychiatry, has joined Providence Behavioral Medicine Group. Dr. Gee is skilled in the medication management of individuals with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress syndrome in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
"We are pleased with the combination of skills and personality that Dr. Gee brings to Providence," says Tom Hunt, MD, chief executive of the Providence Physician Services Organization. "I'm confident her expertise will be a great benefit to our patients."
Dr. Gee earned her medical degree at the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine in St. Maarten and completed her psychiatry residency training at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Ky. During her training at the University of Louisville, she was named 2010-2011 Chief Resident of the Medicine Psychiatry Residency Program and honored with the 2011 Harvey St. Clair, MD, Award in Psychodynamics.
"Mental health is equally as important as physical health," says Dr. Gee. "I enjoy psychiatry because of the amount of time I get to spend with my patients, getting to understand them on a deeper level."
Providence Health & Services Alaska is part of Providence Health & Services, a not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities. For more information about Providence, visit: www.providence.org/alaska<http://www.providence.org/alaska>.
Posted: September 27, 2011