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Established in 1998, the Institute for Advanced Medical Research is the only clinical research facility of its kind in the North Atlanta area. Founder and Medical Director Dr. Angelo Sambunaris is a nationally known expert in the treatment of anxiety, depression, insomnia and Alzheimer¹s disease, with more than 20 years of clinical research experience.read more

Recent Posts

What Is Generalized Anxiety Disorder?


Generalized Anxiety Disorder (also known as GAD) is a medical condition that is characterized by chronic, intrusive, and distressing thoughts of a worrying nature.  These thoughts are chronic (always present), intrusive (difficult to remove from conscious thinking) and distressing (upsetting due to what we are thinking about, and upsetting that we cannot remove them from […]read more

Teenage Angst or Clinical Depression? How to Tell if Your Adolescent is at Risk

teen depression

Clinical depression can be a struggle for adults but it is particularly challenging for children and teens; in addition to affecting their ability to learn and impairing their ability to gain critical socialization skills, it puts them at greater risk for suicide.  Teen suicide is on the increase and is the third leading cause of […]read more