201 Northlake Avenue, Suite 207, Ridgeland, MS 39157
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Telepsychiatry in Alabama
Dr. Byrd can see patients in the state of Alabama via telemedicine or telepsychiatry.
What Is Telepsychiatry or Telemedicine?
Telepsychiatry is a subcategory of telemedicine – a type of health care that is offered through the use of video-based applications (similar to Skype or FaceTime). With telepsychiatry, Dr. Byrd is able to provide professional services to patients who may not be able to travel to a local office for a face-to-face visit or prefer the convenience of telemedicine.
Patients may wonder how telemedicine will differ from standard in-office appointments with a psychiatrist. There are many benefits to consider, including: