Modern Therapy for Depression, Mood Disorders, and Chronic Pain
"The Affordable Ketamine Clinic has changed my life! After several rounds of medications that did not work, I tried ketamine. Royce is so informative and gentle. He has a passion for his work and makes sure you have the best experience possible! Thank you, Affordable Ketamine!"
- Brittany B.
Founded with a vision to help people find affordable relief from depression and chronic pain.
We believe that infusion treatment for depression and chronic pain is just one part of a holistic approach to improving your quality of life. This approach means treating the whole person, including mind, body, social, and spiritual elements. We collaborate with other skilled professionals to offer complete support in your journey. Meet those dedicated to helping you find and live your best self.
Meet our Providers
“Utah depression and suicide rates have been on the rise for years. In light of these issues, I established the Affordable Ketamine Clinic to ultimately help save lives. Due to the prevalence of chronic pain in our community, we also offer infusion therapy to restore quality of life for those battling persistent pain.”
- Royce Bartholomew, Owner
Royce Bartholomew, APRN, CRNA
Royce received his nursing degree from Brigham Young University. He earned a master’s degree in biology with an emphasis in human physiology from the University of Missouri-Kansas City while training at the Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia. He is a board-certified nurse anesthetist and has administered over 20,000 anesthetics in his career. He received specialized training in ketamine infusion therapy from the Ketamine Research Institute in accordance with the American Psychiatric Association and the American Society of Anesthesiologist guidelines. In his free time, Royce enjoys singing, playing the cello in the community orchestra and spending time with his grandkids.
Ryan Bartholomew, APRN, CRNA
Ryan Bartholomew was born and raised in Springville, Utah. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a nursing degree, before completing a master’s degree in nurse anesthesia at the University of Kansas. Ryan joined our practice with 15 years of healthcare experience including 10 years of providing anesthesia. Ryan has experienced a variety of patient populations from pediatrics to older adults and has worked in critical care medicine, emergency medicine, surgical services, and rural healthcare. Most recently, he served as chief of anesthesia services in a rural hospital surgical setting in Missouri.
Ryan is happy to be back in Utah near extended family. He is married with 5 children. He enjoys woodworking, biking, soccer, and trying to convince his 140 lb. Great Dane that his shadow isn’t that scary.
Anthony Browning, MSN, PMHNP-BC is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the state of Utah. He holds Masters degrees in both counseling psychology (MS from Utah State University) and Nursing (MSN from the University of South Alabama). He has worked since 1994 in a variety of clinical and research settings.
With expertise in both counseling and advanced practice nursing, Anthony is able to engage with clients in individual psychotherapy and also prescribe psychotropic medications when necessary. He takes an eclectic approach to therapy so as to personalize treatment for each individual and thereby maximize health and well-being. Above all, he seeks to understand each person from her/his own perspective, foster a strong clinical relationship based on empathy and genuineness, and exhibit unconditional positive regard.
Anthony seeks to meet clients where they are and help them achieve personal goals based on their own value system.
Mr. Browning has experience managing a wide variety of mental health issues in children, adolescents, and adults. He is very research-oriented and utilizes an evidence-based and collaborative approach to treatment. Areas of particular interest include: anxiety and mood disorders, substance use/addiction, eating disorders, ADHD, and psychotic disorders. Anthony enjoys spending time in the great outdoors with his wife, he likes to cook, is an avid podcast listener, and appreciates good music/movies. He and his wife have been married for 25 years and they have 4 children."
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