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Joseph Mathias, MD

Assistant Professor
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Associate Director
Outpatient Addiction Services, Emory Healthcare

Phone: 404-778-2430



Joseph Mathias, MD, is an Addiction Psychiatrist and Associate Director of Outpatient Addiction Services at Emory Healthcare. Dr. Mathias completed his training in General Psychiatry at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. He started to develop an interest in addiction treatment during residency as his local community in Western Massachusetts suffered greatly due to the opioid epidemic. He served as Chief Resident his final year of residency and helped treat patients with opioid use disorder at Berkshire County’s community mental health buprenorphine clinic. Following residency, Dr. Mathias completed his Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at Emory University. Dr. Mathias has particular interest in the treatment and prevention of substance use disorders in adolescents/young adults. He is also actively involved in residency and fellowship education.