Kimberly Whitworth, MD

Provider type: Physicians & APNs

Serving: Adult

About Kimberly Whitworth, MD

Dr. Whitworth takes a biopsychosocial wellness approach to working with clients. She is attentive to the unique values, cultural considerations and priorities of each individual and makes recommendations accordingly. In addition to having knowledge of psychopharmacology, Dr. Whitworth uses various therapy modalities to enhance treatment outcomes. She treats adult patients ages 18 and older and has specialty training in Addiction Psychiatry. Dr. Whitworth follows best practice guidelines, including identifying alternatives to long-term benzodiazepine use. She is known for her patience and kind bedside manner. In her leisure time Dr. Whitworth enjoys attending live music performances, participating in dance fitness classes, and traveling with loved ones.


  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Manic Disorders
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • OCD
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self Harm
  • Suicidality
  • Education & Certifications

    July 2019-June 2020
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship
    Atlanta, Georgia

    July 2015-June 2019
    Wright State University (WSU) / Boonshoft SOM
    General Psychiatry Residency
    Dayton, Ohio

    Aug 2010- May 2015
    Meharry Medical College
    Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)
    Nashville, Tennessee

    June 2009-May 2010
    Meharry Medical College
    Post Baccalaureate Certificate Program
    Nashville, Tennessee


    Peachtree Corners

    5635 Peachtree Parkway
    Suite 180
    Norcross GA 30092