• Psychiatry - Adult, Child and Adolescent

    Chair: Lon R. Hays, MD

    Director of Inpatient Adult Psychiatry: James D, Hawthorne, III, Jr., MD
    Director of Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatry: Kelly Hill, MD
    Director, Chandler Consultation-Liaison: David Shraberg, MD
    Director, UK Good Samaritan Consultation-Liaison: Abner O. Rayapati, MD, MPH
    Outpatient Medical Director: Teresa Gevedon, MD

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Psychiatry provides a full range of clinical services for adolescents and adults. The department’s multidisciplinary faculty is active in a variety of clinical and research interests in biological psychiatry, pharmacotherapy, and behavior therapy, including cognitive therapy. The department’s facilities include an inpatient unit housed at UK Good Samaritan Hospital and an outpatient clinic located at Fountain Court.

    For outpatient appointments: 859-323-6021 Option 1   Fax: 859-323-4927


  • Specialties

    • Anxiety disorders
    • Depression
    • Eating disorders
    • Family therapy
    • Individual and group psychotherapy
    • Personality disorders
    • Psychosomatic disorders
    • Schizophrenia
  • Programs and services

    • Adolescent Clinical Service
    • Adult Affective Disorders Clinical Service
    • Adult Psychopharmacology Clinical Service
    • Anxiety Disorders Clinical Service
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Clinical Service
    • Child Diagnostic Clinical Service
    • Child Abuse Clinical Service
    • Eating Disorders Clinical Service
    • Family Mediation and Evaluation Clinical Service
    • Suboxone Clinic
  • Inpatient clinic location

    UK Good Samaritan Hospital
    310 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40508-3008

    Call 859-226-7063 (adult unit)
    Call 800-776-2673 (adolescent unit)
    Fax 859-323-1194


    Outpatient Clinic Location

    Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic
    Second Floor, Suite 225
    245 Fountain Court
    Lexington KY 40509

    Call 859-323-6021 Option 1, for patient appointments
    Fax 859-323-4927

  • Mailing address

    UK HealthCare Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic
    245 Fountain Court
    Lexington KY 40509