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Victor Swayze, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

116A Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Natural Science, Union College, Lincoln, NE
MD, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
Resident, Psychiatry, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
Fellow, Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Psychiatry certification - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology


McCormick, L. M., Keel, P. K., Brumm, M. C., Bowers, W., Swayze, V., Andersen, A. & Andreasen, N. C. (2008). Implications of starvation-induced change in right dorsal anterior cingulate volume in anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord, 41(7), 602-10. PMID: 18473337.

Swayze, V. W., Andreasen, A. E., Andreasen, N. C., Arndt, S., Sato, Y. & Ziebell, S. (2003). Brain tissue volume segmentation in patients with anorexia nervosa before and after weight normalization. Int J Eat Disord, 33(1), 33-44. PMID: 12474197.

Bhatara, V. S., Lovrein, F., Kirkeby, J., Swayze, V., Unruh, E. & Johnson, V. (2002). Brain function in fetal alcohol syndrome assessed by single photon emission computed tomography. S D J Med, 55(2), 59-62. PMID: 11865707.

Nopoulos, P., Swayze, V., Flaum, M. & Andreasen, N. C. (1998). Incidence of ectopic gray matter in patients with schizophrenia and healthy control subjects studied with MRI. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci, 10(3), 351-3. PMID: 9706544.

Swayze, V. W. (1997). Brain imaging and eating disorders. Eating Disorders Review, 8, 1-4.

Nopoulos, P., Swayze, V., Flaum, M., Ehrhardt, J. C., Yuh, W. T. & Andreasen, N. C. (1997). Cavum septi pellucidi in normals and patients with schizophrenia as detected by magnetic resonance imaging. Biol Psychiatry, 41(11), 1102-8. PMID: 9146821.

Flashman, L. A., Andreasen, N. C., Flaum, M. & Swayze, V. W. (1997). Intelligence and regional brain volumes in normal controls. Intelligence, 25, 149-160.

Torres, I. J., Flashman, L. A., O'Leary, D. S., Swayze, V. & Andreasen, N. C. (1997). Lack of an association between delayed memory and hippocampal and temporal lobe size in patients with schizophrenia and healthy controls. Biol Psychiatry, 42(12), 1087-96. PMID: 9426878.

Swayze, V. W., Johnson, V. P., Hanson, J. W., PIven, J., Sato, Y., Giedd, J. N., Mosnik, D. & Andreasen, N. C. (1997). Magnetic resonance imaging of midline brain anomalies in fetal alcohol syndrome. Pediatrics, 99(2), 232-40. PMID: 9024452.

Andreasen, N., Rajarethinam, R., Cizadlo, T., Arndt, S., Swayze, V., Flashman, L. A., O'Leary, D. S., Ehrhardt, J. C. & Yuh, W. T. (1996). Automatic atlas-based volume estimation of human brain regions from MR images. J Comput Assist Tomogr, 20(1), 98-106. PMID: 8576490.

Johnson, V. P., Swayze, V. W., Sato, Y. & Andreasen, N. C. (1996). Fetal alcohol syndrome: craniofacial and central nervous system manifestations. Am J Med Genet, 61(4), 329-39. PMID: 8834044.

Nopoulos, P., Swayze, V. & Andreasen, N. C. (1996). Pattern of brain morphology in patients with schizophrenia and large cavum septi pellucidi. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci, 8(2), 147-52. PMID: 9081549.

Swayze, V. W., Andersen, A., Arndt, S., Rajarethinam, R., Fleming, F., Sato, Y. & Andreasen, N. C. (1996). Reversibility of brain tissue loss in anorexia nervosa assessed with a computerized Talairach 3-D proportional grid. Psychol Med, 26(2), 381-90. PMID: 8685294.

Nopoulos, P., Flaum, M., Andreasen, N. & Swayze, V. (1995). Gray matter heterotopias in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Res, 61(1), 11-4. PMID: 7568565.

Swayze, V. (1995). Frontal leukotomy and related psychosurgical procedures in the era before antipsychotics (1935-1954): a historical overview. Am J Psychiatry, 152(4), 505-15. PMID: 7900928.

Andreasen, N., Flashman, L., Flaum, M., Arndt, S., Swayze, V., O'Leary, D. S., Ehrhardt, J. C. & Yuh, W. T. (1994). Regional brain abnormalities in schizophrenia measured with magnetic resonance imaging. JAMA, 272(22), 1763-9. PMID: 7966925.

Flaum, M., Andreasen, N., Swayze, V., O'Leary, D. S. & Alliger, R. J. (1994). IQ and brain size in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Res, 53(3), 243-57. PMID: 7870846.

Rezai, K., Andreasen, N., Alliger, R., Cohen, G., Swayze, V. & O'Leary, D. S. (1993). The neuropsychology of the prefrontal cortex. Arch Neurol, 50(6), 636-42. PMID: 8503801.

Andreasen, N., Cohen, G., Harris, G., Cizadlo, T., Parkkinen, J., Rezai, K. & Swayze, V. (1993). Image processing for the study of brain structure and function: problems and programs. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci, 4(2), 125-33. PMID: 1627972.

Andreasen, N., Flaum, M., Swayze, V., O'Leary, D. S., Alliger, R., Cohen, G., Ehrhardt, J. & Yuh, W. T. (1993). Intelligence and brain structure in normal individuals. Am J Psychiatry, 150(1), 130-4. PMID: 8417555.

Andreasen, N., Cizadlo, T., Harris, G., Swayze, V., O'Leary, D. S., Cohen, G., Ehrhardt, J. & Yuh, W. T. (1993). Voxel processing techniques for the antemortem study of neuroanatomy and neuropathology using magnetic resonance imaging. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci, 5(2), 121-30. PMID: 8508032.

Mion, C. C., Andreasen, N., Arndt, S., Swayze, V. & Cohen, G. A. (1991). MRI abnormalities in tardive dyskinesia. Psychiatry Res, 40(3), 157-66. PMID: 1685788.

Swayze, V., Anfinson, T. (1990). Late life psychoses. Iowa Med, 80(2), 69-71. PMID: 2307566.

Andreasen, N., Ehrhardt, J. C., Swayze, V., Alliger, R. J., Yuh, W. T., Cohen, G. & Ziebell, S. (1990). Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain in schizophrenia. The pathophysiologic significance of structural abnormalities. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 47(1), 35-44. PMID: 2294854.