Julio Ballestas, MD, a licensed psychiatrist who provides medication-based and psychotherapy services to patients, adolescents ages 16 + and adults. He uses a functional and integrative approach to promote patients' overall health and wellbeing. Dr. Ballestas is billingual and provides services in English and Spanish.
Areas of treatment by Dr. Ballestas include Mood Disorders, Depression, Sleep Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Eating Disorders, and Substance Abuse.
Dr. Ballestas obtained his Medical Degree at Universidad del Norte (Colombia), completed his psychiatric training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and his Psychodynamic Psychotherapy training at New York Medical College. He completed his Fellowship in Public & Community Psychiatry at Yale University, where he was appointed a faculty position as an associate professor.