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Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO

Psychiatry*
4.6 (48)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO

Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO is a Psychiatry Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Psychiatry, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Psychiatry. They graduated from A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Pillai, completed a residency at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI. Patients rated Dr. Pillai an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Pillai works at Practice in Birmingham, AL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 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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    Pitts & Associates
    601 Beacon Pkwy W Ste 201, Birmingham, AL 35209 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 870-3520

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    Specialties*
    • Psychiatry

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Malayalam
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    • 1346405024
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Michigan Psychoanalytical Institute, Farmington Hills, Mi
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
    Residency
    Internship
    • Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital, Wyandotte, Mi
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Psychiatry
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