An honors graduate of the University of Texas in Austin, Brad A. Clayton, MD, earned his medical degree from the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield. He then completed a psychiatry residency at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, where he also served as chief resident. After his residency, Dr. Clayton completed a forensic psychiatry fellowship at USC.
Dr. Clayton is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and has more than 20 years of experience in mental and behavioral health. He most recently worked in private practice, providing psychiatric consultations to medical and surgical patients at Providence Health and offering forensic psychiatric services. He also served as Providence Health’s chief of staff and a member of its board of trustees.
An expert in general and forensic psychiatry, Dr. Clayton proudly joins the highly skilled physicians and staff at Lexington Medical Specialists. The practice is dedicated to providing inpatient mental health services at Lexington Medical Center in addition to comprehensive care for infectious diseases.