Signature Psychiatric Hospital Staff

Dr. Brian Barash

Chief Medical Officer, Kansas City Market

Dr. Barash was hired as Signature’s facility Medical Director in 2013 and was promoted to Chief Medical Officer in 2019. A graduate of the University of Kansas, Dr. Barash is triple boarded in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Adult Psychiatry, and Addiction Medicine. He is joined at SPH by his partners, Michael Young, MD, Asim Ulusarac, MD and Syed Karim, MD Staff Psychiatrists.

Dr. Brian Barash oversees all TMS patients at Signature Psychiatric Hospital. Dr. Barash’s patients have seen incredible results from the 6-week treatment, many going into complete remission from chronic depression.

Dr. Barash completed his Adult Psychiatry training in 1998 and after serving as Chief Resident at the Kansas City VA Medical Center, he then went on to finish a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in 2000.  Dr. Barash is a Board Certified Diplomate both in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. In 2008, Dr. Barash achieved his third Board Certification and Diplomate status in Addiction Medicine by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM).


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