Melissa Wellner, MD
I am a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist. I have experience doing psychiatric evaluations and medication management for patients ages 3 and up. I strive to provide comprehensive and personalized care to all of my patients.
I received my Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the University at Albany, in Albany, New York in 2006. I received my medical degree from Jefferson Medical College (now known as the Sidney Kimmel Medical College) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2010. I completed a psychiatry internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I completed my general psychiatry training at the University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt program in Baltimore, Maryland in 2013. I completed my child and adolescent psychiatry training at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland in 2015. While at Johns Hopkins I also treated children with autism and other developmental disabilities at the Kennedy Krieger Institute.
Following completion of my training, I worked for Anne Arundel Medical Center helping to establish child and adolescent psychiatry services. I worked in Anne Arundel Medical Group's Mental Health Specialists office seeing patients ages 3 and up. I also helped to establish and open Anne Arundel Medical Center's Psychiatric Day Hospital where I was the lead psychiatrist for adolescents ages 12-17. While at Anne Arundel Medical Center, I also gave multiple educational lectures to hospital staff and others in the Annapolis community.
About the Doc outside the office
I live in Anne Arundel County with my family. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with family and friends. I have been figure skating since adolescence and continue to do so as an adult. I also enjoy physical fitness and maintain an active, healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Wellner practices in the Annapolis location. You can find Dr. Wellner's fees in "Fees/Insurance". She does not accept insurance.