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Andrew L. Schmitt, PhD

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UT Health East Texas Physicians
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UT Health East Texas Physicians - Internal Medicine, Gerontology & Endocrinology - A department of UT Health North Campus Tyler

11937 US Hwy 271
Tyler, TX 75708

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

UT Health North Campus Tyler

11937 US Hwy 271
Tyler, TX 75708

Andrew L. Schmitt, Ph.D., is a neuropsychologist, who practices at North Campus Tyler in the Louise H. and Joseph Z. Ornelas Center for Healthy Aging. “I have a passion for seeing people lead productive and happy lives. I hope the work that I do can help patients and their families better cope with illness and improve the quality of their lives.”

Although Dr. Schmitt sees patients from various backgrounds, his greatest area of expertise and research is in the diagnosis and study of dementia, particularly Alzheimer’s disease. He also has substantial experience with the assessment of traumatic brain injury, stroke, ADHD and depression.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in toxicology from Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York, and his master’s degree in clinical psychology from the University of Texas at Tyler. He also earned his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in Dallas.

His personal interests include playing and teaching competitive chess, barbecuing, cooking and spending time with his family and friends.


Blogs Written by Dr. Schmitt

Finding Meaning and Purpose During COVID-19

What is Mindfulness?

Alzheimer's Care at UT Health East Texas

Alzheimer's Disease: Need to Know


Doctor of Philosophy: Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas

Master of Science: Clinical Psychology, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler

Bachelor of Science: Toxicology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York

National Academy of Neuropsychology, Member

East Texas Psychological Association, Member

Coalition of Clinical Practitioners in Neuropsychology, Member

White Fellowship for Teaching Excellence, Award

Outstanding Graduate Research Mentor, Department of Psychology, Award