I am currently offering appointments through videoconferencing, only, during the coronavirus emergency.
I am using Google Meet for all telepsychiatry appointments.
I am using Doxy.me as a backup (use only if indicated for your scheduled appointment).
Note: Dr. Pumphrey utilizes the Virginia Prescription Monitoring Program to review information concerning prescriptions of controlled substances for patients and prospective patients.
Note: We as a practice do not accept medication refill requests sent directly by pharmacies. If you need a medication refilled, please call me directly and leave a message on our refill line.
I am a Board-Certified (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology) psychiatrist who provides care to adults with a wide-range of personal and relationship difficulties and diagnoses, from mild symptoms through more severe illnesses that significantly impact a person’s ability to function and enjoy life.
In my practice, I provide:
Psychiatric Medication Management
Deciding which services would be best for you is based on the appropriateness of each service for your clinical situation, after an initial consultation evaluation.
I also provide:
Consultation and education for physician groups and medical clinics
Consultation and education for community groups
About Benjamin Pumphrey MD
2011 – Psychiatrist, Augusta Psychological Associates, PC
2009-2011 – Private Practice, Lexington, VA
2008-2009 – Chief Resident, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2005-2009 – Psychiatry Residency, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
2005 – MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
2001 – BS (Psychology), Virginia Tech
Awards and Honors
American Psychoanalytic Association - Fellowship
Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia - Fellowship
Dr. Henry P. and M. Page Durkee Laughlin Foundation Award
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Award - Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
American Academy of Psychodynamic Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis
American Psychiatric Association, Fellow
American Psychoanalytic Association, Psychotherapist Associate