Patricia O. Kirby
Patricia O. Kirby, MD is well known for her experience in treating eating disorders and mental illness. She has over 20 + years of experience working with various eating disorder centers, including nationally-respected centers such The Meadows Ranch (previously Remuda Ranch) as Medical Director and staff psychiatrist and is currently a staff psychiatrist at Rosewood Ranch in Wickenburg, Arizona. She has provided care at Banner Thunderbird Hospital as a staff psychiatrist and served as a consult liaison psychiatrist for the hospital and Complex Psychiatric Unit. Dr. Kirby has also provided care as an outpatient psychiatrist for ages 16 and up and has experience working with the geriatric population in hospital as well as outpatient settings.
Dr Kirby is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She received her undergraduate degree in Microbiology at Miami University in Ohio and graduated from The Ohio State College of Medicine in 1996. She moved from Ohio in 1996 to start her Residency in Psychiatry at Good Samaritan Hospital (now called Banner University Medical Center). Outside of her work, she enjoys spending time with her family, significant other, and crafting with her friends at scrapbook retreats. She enjoys the outdoors and yoga, but just started playing pickle ball. When she has time, she plays the piano and electric or acoustic guitar.
Dr Kirby strives to provide comprehensive, scientific based, and empathic care to her patients. She has a strong commitment to providing up-to-date and individualized pharmacological treatment to her patients.