Board Certified in Psychiatry & Neurology
Board Certified in Addiction Medicine
Dr. Sylvester sees adult outpatients in our Lakewood Ranch office. His services include psychiatric assessment, medication management, psychotherapy, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, outpatient detoxification, worker’s comp evaluations and dual diagnosis.
Dr. Sylvester has a special interest in substance use disorders and his certification is in Psychiatry and Neurology. He is the only full-time outpatient psychiatrist who is double board certified in Psychiatry (ABPN) as well as Addiction Medicine (ABAM) in Sarasota and Manatee Counties. He personally facilitates weekly recovery groups with random drug testing included in the cost of a regular office visit.
Dr. Sylvester has received training in Addiction Medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Miami and completed residency and addiction training at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He has multiple publications in various fields of medicine and engineering.