Dr. Abid Nazeer, MD, FASAM

APS Ketamine

President and Medical Director

Dr. Nazeer is the Founder and Medical Director for APS Ketamine and Advanced Psychiatric Solutions. He is board certified in Psychiatry as well as Addiction Medicine and in 2016 had established the first psychiatric outpatient ketamine clinic in Illinois. Dr. Nazeer is the Chief Medical Officer for Symetria Recovery, a comprehensive opioid treatment center, overseeing their current 13 locations nationally. He has held various leadership positions and advisory roles in his career. In 2009 he oversaw treatment at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center PTSD Clinic. Dr. Nazeer frequently a speaks nationally in the areas of ketamine therapy, addiction medicine, pharmacogenomics, and psychiatry. He is currently conducting clinical research on the Relation of IV Ketamine to Neurocognitive Performance. He completed his psychiatry residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences in Shreveport where he held the role of Chief Resident.