Melanie Illich, PA, Psychiatry, Waco, TX

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Psychiatry Waco, TX

Psychiatrist

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Summary

  • I am an adult psychiatrist who specializes in a wide variety of psychiatric disorders. This includes women with trauma and eating disorder issues as well as adults who struggle with mood and anxiety disorders. I have a particular interest in obsessive compulsive disorders and women's issues. My approach is to fully evaluate the neurobiology behind a patient's symptoms as well as the psychodynamic incluence on their difficulties. I feel psychotherapy is necessary for many patients combined with medications. I enjoy treating the whole patient and frequently do psychotherapy while managing their medications Because of this, I do not take insurance so I may determine the level of care that is necessary. However, I do work closely with therapists by providing only medication management for some patients.

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State PA License 1992 - 2022

Education & Training

  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineResidency, Psychiatry, 1991 - 1995
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Texas A&M Health Science Center College of MedicineClass of 1991

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Member Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 2014

Professional Memberships