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David Husted, MD

Psychiatry

West Palm Behavioral Health

4631 N. Congress Ave, Suite 110
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

About David Husted

Dr. Husted is the Medical Director of Palm Beach Behavioral Health at JFK Medical Center. Prior to his move to South Florida, he served as the Medical Director of the Geriatric Psychiatric Unit at Park Ridge Health in Hendersonville, NC. He also helped run an Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) in Asheville, NC providing psychiatric care to the chronically mentally ill. Dr. Husted also worked as a psychiatrist in the Florida correctional system, and as a psychiatrist at a crisis stabilization unit in Ocala, Florida. He served as the attending Physician of the Psychiatric Consult-Liaison Service at Shands Hospital for the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida.

Dr. Husted attended the University of Florida, graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, a Master’s Degree in Physiology, and a Doctor of Medicine. Dr. Husted’s training is diverse and encompasses most areas of psychiatry. He completed an Adult Psychiatry residency and a Forensic Psychiatry fellowship at the University of Florida and is board certified in psychiatry. Dr. Husted has numerous peer-reviewed publications in the areas of addiction, serial murder, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Husted has lectured extensively on Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Disorder. He specializes in mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, insomnia, ADHD and geriatrics.

Education

Medical School
University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

Internship
University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Gainesville, FL

Residency
University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Gainesville, FL

Fellowship
University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Gainesville, FL

Certifications & Memberships

Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Specialty

Psychiatry

Office Locations

West Palm Behavioral Health
4631 N. Congress Ave
Suite 110
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Phone: (561) 803-8219
Fax: (561) 803-8220

Office Hours

9:00am - 5:00pm

Accepted Insurance

Aetna, BCBS, Blue Choice, Blue Cross, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Humana, Value Options, United Behavioral Health, LifeSync, Cigna, United Healthcare