Dr. Richard Burton, MD

MD, Psychaitrist

Education

Dr. Richard Burton

Dr. Burton is a board-certified, outpatient procedural psychiatrist at Redemption Psychiatry. He has a special interest in therapy and integrating emotional processing with medication to achieve improved mental health. He has experience in treating various mental disorders, including anxiety, depression, bipolar, schizophrenia and trauma.
He graduated from Brigham Young University in chemical engineering and worked for several years as a propellant engineer. He obtained his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California and completed residency at Maricopa Integrated Health Systems, including a tenure as chief resident. Prior to Redemption Psychiatry, he worked for several years treating people deemed severely mentally ill (SMI).
Dr. Burton has found his niche in psychiatry as he enjoys problem-solving to improve people's quality of life.

Associations

Member of the American Psychiatric Association