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Stephanie V. Sims, M.D.

Stephanie V. Sims, M.D.
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4.9 out of 5
58 Ratings
13 Comments
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Medical Director, Outpatient Services for Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Specializes in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry

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Biography

Stephanie Sims, M.D., is an assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. She has been a member of the faculty since 2010. She is the medical director of the UF Health Psychiatry – San Jose office. Read More

Dr. Sims received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, South Carolina. She completed her general psychiatry residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at MUSC.

Dr. Sims is a master clinician in the area of child and adolescent psychiatry. Her research interest focuses on mental health issues for individuals with blindness and low vision. She is the co-chair of the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blindness and Low Vision Committee for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She has presented nationally about her research. She is also passionate about equity and accessibility, and she is a member of the UF Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) Champions Committee.

Dr. Sims is involved in clinical teaching of general psychiatry residents and child psychiatry fellows. She won the 2020 Child Psychiatry Fellowship Faculty Teaching Award.

Dr. Sims grew up in the greater Jacksonville, Florida area. She is an avid triathlete and three-time IRONMAN finisher who loves exploring the city through long runs and bike rides. Read Less

Specialty
  • <a href = '/psychiatry/'><span itemprop='medicalSpecialty'>Child and Adolescent Psychiatry</span></a>
  • <a href = '/psychiatry/'><span itemprop='medicalSpecialty'> Psychiatry</span></a>
Professional Education
  • Medical Education: Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, Charleston, SC, USA
  • Residency: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, Charleston, SC, USA
  • Residency: Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
  • Residency: Psychiatry, Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
Interests
  • Clinical Special Interests: Child and adolescent psychiatry; mood disorders
Publications

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30.347047 -81.664392 UF Center for HIV/AIDS Research, Education and Service (UF CARES) – Jacksonville
3rd Floor, Clinical Center
655 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209


Appointment: (904) 244-2120
Referral: (904) 244-2120
Referral Fax: (904) 244-2896
30.346372 -81.662394 UF Health Psychiatry – Jacksonville
6th Floor, Tower II
580 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209


Appointment: (904) 383-1038
Referral: (904) 383-1038
Referral Fax: (904) 244-4486
30.219300 -81.615770 UF Health Psychiatry – San Jose
Suite 305
8789 San Jose Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32217


Appointment: (904) 383-1038
Referral: (904) 383-1038
Referral Fax: (904) 383-1660
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Stephanie V. Sims, M.D.
4.9 out of 5 (58 Ratings, 13 Comments) *
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Patient ReviewDr. Simms is very caring and each session she has; there is a personal touch that really helps.
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Patient ReviewDr. Sims is the best!
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Patient ReviewDr Sims always provides excellent care, shows concern and is compassionate about listening to our concerns.
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Patient ReviewDr.Sims is very easy to talk to.
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Patient ReviewI refer anyone I can to Dr. Sims. She has changed our lives and we are so grateful for her.
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Patient ReviewSeeing Dr. Sims for treatment was a game changer. I feel much more confident in managing my symptoms now.
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Patient ReviewI have never had a psychiatrist who is at once so professional, knowledgeable and responsive to my concerns of mental health and medications as Dr Sims.
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Patient Reviewdr. sims is amazing.
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Patient ReviewOur experience with this office is extremely positive. Dr. Sims is thoroughly familiar with Sarah and our family and is always up to date on her needs.
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Patient ReviewExceptional compassionate care by Dr Sims
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Patient ReviewDr Sims is amazing! I have and will continue to recommend her.

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