Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry

Areas of Expertise

  • General Adult Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry



Wright State University
Psychiatry Residency
Dayton, OH

Medical School

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Erie, PA

Graduate School

Lamar University
Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Administration
Beaumont, TX

Undergraduate School

Lamar University
Bachelor of Science in Finance
Beaumont, TX


Dr. Butler is a board-certified Psychiatrist and Houston native. He grew up in the North Shore suburb before earning his undergraduate and graduate degrees at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He then joined the United States Air Force and earned his medical degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Psychiatry at Wright State University / Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. Throughout his education, Dr. Butler was trained extensively in different forms of therapy in addition to medication management. After residency he served as the sole psychiatrist and medical director at Barksdale Air Force Base in Shreveport, Louisiana where he helped service members and their dependents from all branches of the military. Dr. Butler enjoys having longer appointment times so that he can help individuals come up with different strategies to address their concerns along with using medications. He understands and appreciates the importance of therapy and medications, which is why he frequently incorporates both treatment modalities to optimize overall outcomes.