Arthur J. L. Strauss, MD, LFAPA has had 44 years of clinical Psychiatric experience in evaluating and treating adults, adolescents and children in Federal, State and community outpatient facilities. He has been in private practice since 2003.
New patients are welcome, and generally will be seen for an initial evaluation in 2 weeks or less of calling for an appointment. Louisiana Blue Cross, Medicare, self-pay accepted. Treatment is offered for anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and psychotic illness in adults, adolescents and children.
Sessions are scheduled for 30 minutes or 50 minutes.
Clinical referrals are welcome. The doctor has had considerable experience managing co-morbid bipolar mood disorder and ADHD in cooperation with pediatricians.
We will cooperate and communicate with other agencies and individuals in the interest of the patient, and to meet the patient's needs. We will facilitate application for patient medication cost assistance for income eligible patients. Dr. Strauss is not a pain manager, and under no circumstances does he write DEA or State controlled, dangerous / addictive prescriptions.