Meredith Nunley, MSN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-C

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Meredith Nunley is a board certified psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner. Meredith earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in 2013 and continued her education to complete her Master’s of Science in Nursing, graduating with honors in 2017. She holds two national board certifications as a psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner as
Read More

Hwa Soo Hoang, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Dr. Hwa Soo Hoang is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with a specialization in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He earned his medical degree from Kyunghee University Medical Center. His residency was completed at Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. He furthured his education by completing a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Read More

Wendy Palkki, LICSW, PIP

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Wendy Palkki is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW). She completed her Master’s in Social Work at Columbia University in 2004. Wendy has been working with a focus on adults and seniors. Clinical concentrations include individuals struggling with everyday life challenges, depression, anxiety, grief, crisis intervention, divorce, problems as it relates to the aging process, life uncertainties, and
Read More

Jessica Davis

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
Jessica Davis is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She earned a Bachelors Degree in Nursing in 2006 from Jacksonville State University and continued her education to receive a Masters in Nursing in 2016 from the University of Alabama. She completed a dual program at the University of Alabama and obtained a degree as a Family
Read More

John Cheatwood

Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
John Cheatwood is a Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a minor in Chemistry in 2008, and a Masters of Science in Nursing in 2017, both from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is currently enrolled in the P.h.D. program at UAB with his research focused
Read More

Dr. Marion Wallace, Ph.D.

Child and Adolescent Psychologist 
Marion Wallace, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist. She was a member of the faculty at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the Child Psychiatry department from 2012 to 2017, and joined Alabama Psychiatry in 2018. Dr. Wallace completed her doctoral training at The University of Southern Mississippi and her pre-doctoral internship at
Read More

Shankar Yalamanchili, MD

“Dr. Chili,” Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist
Dr. Chili is a Board Certified Psychiatrist, specializing in geriatric and adult psychiatry. He attended medical school at Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, India. His residency was completed at University Hospital in Stony Brook, NY from July 1999 to June 2003. Additionally, Dr. Chili completed a Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship at Western Psychiatry Institute and Clinic
Read More

Jayakrishna Madabushi, MD

“Dr. Krisihna,” Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist
Dr. Krishna is a Board Certified Psychiatrist, specializing in geriatric and adult psychiatry. Dr. Krishna’s initial residency was in India from 1988 to 2001. Afterward, he moved to the United Kingdom where he practiced psychiatry from 2003 to 2009. In 2009, Dr. Krishna moved to the United States where he attended the Creighton and Nebraska
Read More

Lawrence Rossi, MD

Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist
Dr. Lawrence Rossi is a Board Certified Psychiatrist, specializing in geriatric and adult psychiatry. He attended medical school at Drexel University-Hahnemann School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from 1967-1971. His residency was completed at McGill University and Yale University. He has over 35 years of experience in a variety of settings. Dr. Rossi was the
Read More

Paul G. LaRussa, MD

Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist
Dr. LaRussa is a Board Certified Psychiatrist, specializing in geriatric and adult psychiatry. He attended medical school at the University of Alabama- Birmingham School of Medicine- from 1983 to 1987. His residency and a year of chief residency were completed at the same institution in the Department of Psychiatry, from 1987 to 1991. Dr. LaRussa
Read More

Amin Gilani, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Dr. Amin Gilani is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with a specialization in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He earned his medical degree from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical School in India. His residency was completed at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He furthered his education by completing a fellowship in Psychoanalysis at the Institute of Psychoanalytic
Read More

Rebecca Burson, DO

Adult Psychiatrist
Dr. Rebecca Burson is a Board Certified Psychiatrist and served to the rank of Major in the US Air Force. She attended medical school at Des Moines University and completed a general psychiatry residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Dr. Burson has a wide variety of experience that
Read More

Phillip Walker, APRN

Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse
Phillip Walker is a certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. He earned a Bachelors in Nursing from Western Kentucky University in 2009 and since has obtained a Masters in Nursing from Western Kentucky University in 2015. He has focused his entire nursing career in providing care for patients with mental illness, first in the patient setting at
Read More

Joy Cornelius, APRN

Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse
Joy Cornelius is a certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. She first obtained a Bachelors in Nursing in 1997 from the University of Louisville and continued her education to receive a Masters in Nursing in 2002 from Western Kentucky University. After completing both degrees, she received further training and education and obtained a Post Masters Certificate in
Read More

Denise Champagne, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Denise Champagne is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and a Minor in Criminology in 1997, then continued her education and earned a Masters in Social Work in 2002. Since beginning her career in social work, Denise has served clients in a variety of settings and in different capacities,
Read More

Annie Brown, PIP, LICSW

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Annie Brown is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, with a Private Independent Practice (LICSW, PIP). She obtained her Bachelors in Social Work from the University of Montevallo in 2002, and went on to complete her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Alabama in 2007. While pursuing her Masters in Social Work, Annie
Read More

Lauren Amacker, LICSW

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Lauren is a Licensed Certified Social Worker (LCSW). Lauren obtained her Bachelors of Science in Human Development and Family Studies from Auburn University in 2010 and Masters in Social Work from The University of Alabama in 2013. During her career, Lauren has completed internships at Best Start Maternity Care and Walter Reed National Military Medical
Read More

Josh Eslami, CRNP

Certified Registered Nurse and Practitioner
Josh Eslami is a certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. Josh is a graduate of The University of Alabama at Birmingham. He first obtained a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Biology in 2007 and then went on to obtain his Masters of Science in Nursing in 2013. He has extensive experience providing nursing services
Read More

Ann Madsen, CRNP

Certified Registered Nurse and Practitioner
Ann Madsen is a certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. Ann obtained a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2007 before pursuing her nursing career. She received her ADN in 2012 and then received her MSN from the University of South Alabama in 2016. Ann’s previous experience has been serving patients in the hospital setting at East Alabama
Read More

Michael Anderson, MD

Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist
Dr. Michael Anderson is a Board Certified Psychiatrist. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia who completed a general psychiatry residency at University of Alabama-Birmingham. Since residency he has worked in various settings to include addiction psychiatry, community mental health, and outpatient psychiatry. He has an interest in all areas of general
Read More

Ajmal Khan, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Brandy Rudolph-Bolling, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Farrukh Jamil, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Masood Khan, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Tolulope Peters, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Zuomin Chen, MD

Partner Doctor
Read More

Beverly A. Rankin, MA, MSSW, LCSW, PIP

Licensed Certified Social Worker
Beverly is a Licensed Certified Social Worker who has taught and practiced social work theories and interventions for over thirty years. She was a faculty member in Auburn University at Montgomery’s Department of Sociology and Social Work for over 25 years and served on numerous community organization boards. She has extensive inpatient and outpatient experience
Read More