Taylor (Ty) Porter MD is Prime TMS’ first Board-certified Psychiatrist, joining in early 2018. He graduated from the University of Kansas Medical School and completed his internship and residency in Psychiatry at Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia. In 2007, he retired from the Navy as a Captain. In 2014, he received the NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Kansas Provider of the Year Award.
Prior positions include Director of Inpatient Psychiatry at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Direct of Inpatient Psychiatry at Jacksonville Naval Hospital, Director of Psychiatry at The Menninger Clinic, Medical Director at Stormont Vail West in Topeka, and Medical Director at Valeo Behavioral Healthcare in Topeka. He has served as the principle investigator in dozens of clinical trials and received advanced training in a wide variety of psychotherapeutic and medical treatments, including deep TMS. It is this motivation to learn the best methods for treating his patients that made Dr. Porter and Prime TMS a perfect fit.