Victor Swayze, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Office: 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.

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.

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.

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

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., 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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., 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.

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.