Contact Us

Mailing Address & Phone Number

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina
67 President Street
MSC 861
Charleston, SC 29425
843-792-0028 (Chairman's Office)
843-792-9888 (Scheduling)

General Inquiries (Email)

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Residency Issues


To schedule an appointment or speak to a psychiatrist, call 843-792-9162 or 800-922-5250.

For more information about our clinical programs, visit the Institute of Psychiatry website.

If you have a psychiatric emergency, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Leadership Team

Thomas W. Uhde, M.D.
Department Chairman
843-792-0048 (fax)

Dean G. Kilpatrick, Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Research
843-792-3388 (fax)

Hugh Myrick, M.D.
Vice Chair, Psychiatry Practice Plan & VA Psychiatry Operations
843-792-7353 (fax)

Diana Mullis, M.D.
Director, Executive Committee for Clinical Operations

Rebekah Shinta, MHA
Vice Chair for Finance and Business Administration

If you are a patient of a psychiatrist here, or if you want to contact the psychiatry service about a clinical matter, or if you have an emergency, please do not use email. There is no guarantee of privacy when sending email. Of equal importance, it may be days or even weeks before the message is read.