Stuart Porter is a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. He is highly skilled in the assessment and treatment of mental health conditions in adolescents and adults. After earning his professional degree at Walden University, Stuart gained valuable clinical experience practicing psychiatry at the award-winning Banner Behavioral Health in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Stuart’s approach to patient care is to treat every person like he would a family member. He offers his patients a communicative and inclusive approach to care. Stuart believes in investing time through dedication and commitment, placing the patient’s best interests above all else. He is very genuine and partners with patients in the decision-making process throughout the course of treatment.
Stuart finds his passion in the mental health field through his ability to connect with people. He sees mental health as an underserved area that is starting to come to the forefront of issues in the world today. He takes pride in being the person others can turn to when they have lost hope. Stuart looks forward to welcoming new patients and assisting them in their journey to take back their life from mental illness.Outside of work, Stuart loves to be in the great outdoors. He takes joy in any and all sports, especially biking, camping, kayaking, and running. He is currently training for a sprint triathlon while mapping out the different Spartan Races he plans to do this year. At home, he and his wife Jilian share four children and two beloved rescue dogs.