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Luke S. Brewton, MD

MD

Doctor of Medicine

St. Luke's Health Partner
St. Luke's Health Partner

These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.

Specialties


Accepting new patients
By Referral Only

Facilities & Clinics


About Luke S. Brewton

Biography

Luke Brewton, MD works with youth at St. Luke's Children's Day Treatment Center and is a board certified child psychiatrist. He specializes in treating anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, and other mood and thought disorders in children, adolescents, and their families. He loves helping adolescents and their families communicate better with one another.

Dr. Brewton earned his bachelor's degree in neural science with a minor in chemistry from New York University, attending on an honors scholarship and graduating cum laude. During his time at NYU, he was an undergraduate research scholar at the Center for Neural Science and published an article on cytoskeletal plasticity and apoptosis in brain research, earning an honorable mention award from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Foundation. Prior to medical school, Dr. Brewton conducted research in neural electrophysiology at the Marine Biology Laboratory; and in medical school, he earned the Truman G. Blocker Research Scholarship and William Todd Midget Memorial Scholarship. He completed further training in both general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of New Mexico, where he served as chief fellow.

Dr. Brewton is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Prior to joining St. Luke's, he cared for pediatric patients in Eugene, OR as an outpatient child psychiatrist and adult patients as an attending psychiatrist on an adult inpatient psychiatric unit. He also worked at a privately managed outpatient psychiatric clinic in Bellevue, WA.

Dr. Brewton and his family love living in the Boise area.

  • Medical School

    University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Residency

    University of New Mexico Hospital
  • Fellowship

    University of New Mexico School of Medicine
  • Board Certifications

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Psychiatry
  • Gender

    Male
  • Languages Spoken

    English

Awards & Distinctions

2013 - Top Doctor, Eugene Oregon