Daniel Boyd, MD, Named Medical Director for new Neurosciences Center

July 1st, 2011

Lakeside Behavioral Health System is pleased to announce that one of its attending psychiatrists, Daniel Boyd, M.D., has been named Medical Director for Lakeside’s new Neurosciences Center.

“Dr. Boyd is a respected colleague and will serve our patients well in his expanded roll,” stated Dr. Hal Brunt, Chief of Medical Staff at LBHS.  “His experience with and passion for individuals with treatment-resistant conditions will allow Lakeside to help these patients live more productive lives.”

Dr. Boyd is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine and completed his residency in Psychiatry at Vanderbilt University.  He is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

In 2008, he was honored with the “Physician of the Year” by the employees of Lakeside Behavioral Health System.  He is one of only two psychiatrists in the Mid-South area certified for electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), and most recently was certified to perform Transcranial Magnetic Stimulations (TMS), both of which will be included in the new Neuroscience Center.