Carlos E. Garcia-Prieto, M.D.
Medical Director

Dr. Garcia-Prieto earned his Medical Doctor Degree in the Evangelic University of El Salvador. He completed his internship in psychiatry at Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. He then moved to New York and finished his residency in psychiatry at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center which is a Cornell Affiliate Hospital. He was elected resident of the year, chief resident, and received a commendation from FEMA for his post 9/11 work. After completing his psychiatry residency in New York, Dr. Garcia-Prieto was offered a Harvard fellowship in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Garcia-Prieto completed his fellowship in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and the West Roxbury VA, both Harvard Affiliates. During his fellowship, Dr. Garcia-Prieto was elected by his peers and professors as Primary Fellow. Dr. Garcia-Prieto is a member of the American Psychiatric Association. He is fluent in both English and Spanish. Dr. Garcia-Prieto has experience with the pharmacological treatment of adults, seniors, and adolescents. He has a special interest in the behavioral treatment of dementia and psychosomatic medicine. Prior to joining Cornerstone Behavioral Health, Dr. Garcia-Prieto worked at Southwest Counseling Services in Rock Springs providing outpatient services and consulting at the local hospital. Prior to that, he worked at the Wyoming Behavioral Institute in Casper, providing both inpatient and outpatient services.