Dr. Shaili Patel was born and raised in Orange County, California.  She is a Board Certified Psychiatrist specializing in the mental health treatment of children, adolescents and adults.  After finishing her General Psychiatry Residency, she went on to complete her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix, Arizona.  She was awarded special recognition for excellence in therapeutic alliance, psychological mindedness, clinical skills, and the intuitive understanding of family process.

Prior to starting her own private practice in Scottsdale, Arizona, she served as a psychiatrist at the Phoenix Veterans Administration, Corazon Integrated Healthcare Services and Arizona’s Children Association.  Dr. Patel integrates academic and evidence-based clinical approaches with practical experiences in an empathic, trusting, and collaborative environment.  She has extensive experience in the treatment of PTSD, ADHD, Depression, Anxiety and OCD, Bipolar and other mood disorders.  A particular area of interest for her is treating her patients in a holistic manner, using natural supplements and obtaining lab work to address vitamin deficiencies and/or hormonal imbalances which may be contributing to mental health issues.

Dr. Patel is an active member of several professional medical associations, including the American Medical Association, the American Psychiatric Association, and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists.

Dr. Patel was also awarded one of Phoenix’s Top Doctors for 2017 for her work in the community.