Dr. Brian Bortnick is a Board-certified Psychiatrist who completed his Psychiatry Residency at Emory University in 1995 and has been in private practice in Atlanta for 20 years. Dr. Bortnick‘s private practice is located in the Virginia Highland /Morningside area of Atlanta. He is a former Principle Investigator and Medical Director in numerous worldwide clinical research trials which have furthered his expertise in a wide variety of mental/physical health issues. Dr. Bortnick, in addition to carefully evaluating his patients and prescribing medication when indicated, has always enjoyed practicing as a psychotherapist. In recent years he has become a member of the Academy of Lifestyle Medicine which emphasizes positive lifestyle changes including leading more active lives and improving nutrition. Dr. Bortnick believes the doctor-patient relationship forms the cornerstone of positive change. If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Bortnick, please call 404-429-0252.