by Jasmine Phiri
April 7, 2021
Physician Editor, Behavioral Health,
Dr. Bristow is a Physician Editor for Behavioral Health at MCG Health. Prior to joining MCG in 2019, Dr. Bristow worked in clinical psychiatry in multiple levels of care, including inpatient, residential, outpatient, and remotely by telepsychiatry. He has treated patients ranging in age from pediatrics to older adults and has clinical experience with comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders. Dr. Bristow graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed his residency at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. He lives in Oregon and has served as president of the Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association (the state branch of the American Psychiatric Association) and is a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the Association for Ambulatory Behavioral Healthcare.