Adrian Blotner, M.D., FAPA joined Lakeview Health in 2016 as our lead psychiatrist. He was promoted to Director of Psychiatry and Pain Recovery Program in 2017. He is board certified in both Psychiatry and Pain Medicine, and previously served as an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Chief of the Pain Medicine Division at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Past positions include Medical Director of the Dual Diagnosis & Chronic Pain Programs at JoEllen Smith Hospital in New Orleans, Chairman of the Psychiatry Department at East Jefferson General Hospital in New Orleans, and Clinical Faculty at the University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry in Memphis. Dr. Blotner earned his bachelor’s degree in Physiologic Psychology from Tulane University, completed a Harvard Medical School Externship at Massachusetts General Hospital, and earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans. He completed his Internship & Fellowship in psychiatry at the Ochsner Clinic & Hospital in New Orleans. Dr. Blotner is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and was a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.