WHO I AM
Matthew "Dusty" Dowdy, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Matthew Dowdy is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. He earned his Master of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Dusty worked as a Registered Nurse in the hospital setting for 10 years and worked in many disciplines, including mental health. Through his nursing career he became aware that it was often difficult for patients to find adequate mental health resources, and so he chose to pursue work in Psychiatry to help meet the needs in our community. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and the Metro Atlanta Advance Practice Psychiatric Nurses Group.
Dusty provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management for individuals of all ages, from children to adults. He is accepting new patients and is also able to administer injectable medications.
Outside of the office, Dusty enjoys hiking, working out, and spending time with his wife and two children.