William Scott, MD, is an experienced psychiatrist at Guiding Light Health Care Services, LLC. At his practice, he provides comprehensive mental health, substance abuse, and developmental disability services for patients in Warner Robins, Georgia.
Dr. Scott earned his medical degree with honors from the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. He then completed his internship at Grady Memorial Hospital, a part of Grady Memorial Systems before finishing his residencies at Emory University, both in Atlanta, Georgia.
Throughout his medical career, Dr. Scott has attended several conferences and presented his research on alcoholism and other drug dependencies. He stays current with the latest advancements in his field and is licensed to practice in the state of Georgia.
Dr. Scott credits his medical directorships for teaching him the process of quality improvement in psychiatric facilities. He focuses on promoting his quality initiative of improving the accreditation and certification processes by working directly with medical staff committees, interacting with administrative personnel, and meeting state officials to represent hospitals and clinics. He has also worked with the State of Georgia licensing board to develop standards for outpatient facilities.
Outside of work, Dr. Scott is actively involved in community service. He gives weekly presentations on psychiatric and addiction issues at community forums, supervises church-based care centers for relationship and emotional counseling, and conducts psychiatric and addiction educational programs for professionals and paraprofessionals.
Here at Guiding Light Health Care Services, we are happy to accept a wide variety of insurance plans. If you do not see your insurance listed here, please call our office.