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Dr. Donald Cornelius, MD

Psychiatry
4.1 (29)
Accepting new patients
51 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Donald Cornelius, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Vestavia Hills, AL. They specialize in Psychiatry, has 51 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM.

Dr. Cornelius works at Alabama Psychiatry in Vestavia Hills, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence) and Opioid Dependence along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Cigna and Cigna-HealthSpring as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Alabama Psychiatry - Vestavia
    1776 Independence Ct Ste 302, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 506-0322

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    Jan 04, 2023
    The best doctor on the planet. He is caring and concerned and shows it. So don't make a mistake and not have the health care provider in your life. Thanks, Ms. Young
    T Young — Jan 04, 2023
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    About Dr. Donald Cornelius, MD

    Specialties
    • Psychiatry
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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1700873825
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Donald Cornelius, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Cornelius is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Cornelius has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Cornelius has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Cornelius works at Alabama Psychiatry in Vestavia Hills, AL. View the full address on Dr. Cornelius’s profile.

    Dr. Cornelius has seen patients for Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence) and Opioid Dependence, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Cornelius on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    29 patients have reviewed Dr. Cornelius. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Cornelius.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Cornelius, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Cornelius appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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