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Assistant Medical Director and Director of Interventional Programs


Brandon Morehead is a board certified physician assistant providing mental health treatment at Holistic Psychiatry, the Medical Division of Emerald Therapy Center, LLC. As a lifelong resident of Paducah, Brandon is honored to be providing mental health care in his hometown. While attending Murray State University, Brandon also worked as an Emergency Medical Technician in both Paducah and Murray. After graduating from MSU in 2018 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry, he attended the University of Kentucky Physician Assistant Program rural medicine campus in Morehead, KY graduating in 2021. Brandon received all of his clinical training in Paducah with local providers, including Dr. Ballew. Brandon joined Dr. Ballew’s practice in September of 2021.  In October of 2022, he received his Certification of Added Qualifications in Psychiatry through the National Commision of Physician Assistants. Brandon has experience and training in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, IV Ketamine, IV Vitamin therapy, Spravato (esketamine) and facial aesthetics. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Facial Aesthetics.  As a physician assistant, Brandon believes in treating the whole person with an approach that focuses on meeting both medical and mental health needs.