Schizophrenia Program

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John W. Tyson, Jr., MD

  • Phone: 617-724-5600
Departments
Department of Psychiatry
Clinical Interests
First Episode and Early Psychosis
Emergency psychiatry
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Miami School of Medicine
Residency, Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, McLean Hospital
Board Certifications
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Gender
Male
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Biography

Dr. Tyson is an Assistant in Psychiatry at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. He is a graduate of the Massachusetts General/Mclean Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program, and did his adult psychiatry training at the Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program, in Boston, MA. Dr. Tyson is a graduate of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine (2007), and received his Bachelor of Science in biology from University of Miami College of Arts and Sciences (2004).

At Massachusetts General Hospital, Dr. Tyson serves as attending psychiatrist in the First Episode and Early Psychosis Program (FEPP) in the MGH Schizophrenia Program. His clinical interests including diagnostic assessments of adolescents with psychosis and phenomenology of schizophrenia spectrum disorders.

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-5600

Acute Psychiatry Service
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-2466