Dr. William Cross Dudney, M.D.

Dr. DudneyDr. Bill Dudney, raised in east Texas, attended the University of Arkansas while on a Navy scholarship, and after serving overseas as a military psychiatrist, began his South Tampa practice twenty years ago. A well-reviewed, solid, practical, and no-nonsense doctor, his office-based practice treats anxiety, depression, A.D.D. and weight issues. The Tampa clinic is so well known for weight loss that it was featured on ABC's Prime Time Live as the safe and proper way to administer diet medications, and was recently Gold Winner for Best Weight Loss Clinic in the South Tampa News readers' poll. Dr. Dudney has also been an invited speaker to the National Football League on alcoholism and a speaker on prescription drug abuse to the U.S. House of Representatives. Over his career he has served as Chiefs of Psychiatry and Medical Staff at several hospitals. He is married to Lisa Dudney B.S.W., a psychiatric social worker, and they have three grown children.

U.S. Naval Hospital: Chief of Psychiatry
Director of Alcohol and Drug Rehab, Norfolk Navy Base
In Georgia:
• President of Medical Staff, Charter Psychiatric Hospital
• Chief of Psychiatry, Columbus Medical Center
In Florida
• Medical psychiatric staff, St. Joseph's and Memorial Hospitals.
• President, Florida Society of Bariatric (weight loss) Physicians.
Dr. Dudney received his M.D. as a Navy scholarship student at The University of Arkansas, Little Rock. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and has special qualifications in weight loss and addictions.

Lisa DudneyLisa Dudney, a B.S.W. in Psychiatric Social Work from Mercer University, has special interest and experience in treating eating disorders, bulimia, and compulsive exercise. Lisa provides individual nutritional counseling and diet planning to assist clients in adopting a healthy lifestyle.

Lisa DudneySherie Varney has worked with Dr. Dudney since 1990 in this special clinic, knows all our clients and is an invaluable source of information. Her office email address is sherie@drdudney.com.