Thomas Joseph, MD

Thomas Joseph, MD

Chief Medical Officer / Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Education

Medical Degree: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Residency: Creighton University – University of Nebraska Medical Center Psychiatry Residency Program, Omaha, NE
Fellowship: Creighton University – University of Nebraska Medical Center Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, Omaha, NE


Dr. Joseph has been a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with PrairieCare since 2012 and has served as PrairieCare’s Chief Medical Officer since 2017. Dr. Joseph’s roles have enabled him to support increased access to psychiatric care, as well as provide care to children and adolescents admitted to PrairieCare’s Brooklyn Park Inpatient Hospital. Dr. Joseph values practicing in a multidisciplinary setting that can address each patient, and family’s needs, in what is often their first contact with the mental health care system. Dr. Joseph returned to Minnesota after graduating from Creighton University School of Medicine and completing training with the Creighton University-UNMC Psychiatry Residency and Fellowship Programs.

Professional Memberships
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Special Clinical Interests
  • Anxiety Disorders
Additional Info
  • Children, Adolescents: Yes
  • Adults: No
Awards & Recognitions
  • PrairieCare Medical Group’s Psychiatrist of the Year in 2015
  • Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine Top Doctors Award 2019, 2020, and 2021
Why Do You Work at PrairieCare?

“Being a part of an organization that is committed to expanding access to lifesaving mental health services while also providing quality patient care has made my time at PrairieCare both exciting and fulfilling.”