The Roanoker - July/August 2017 - 45
Education: Dr. Jitendra
Desai has been in his
practice for 37 years.
He is the Medical
Director of Avenues to
Wellness, providing an
array of mental health
and substance abuse
Specialty Services: Avenues to Wellness utilizes a team
approach in helping clients deal with their problems. They
serve clients from age six and onward, specializing in the
treatment of addiction disorders, bipolar disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder and attention deficit disorder.
Certification: Board certified in psychiatry, addiction
psychiatry and adolescent psychiatry
About the Company: In addition to psychiatry and
medication management, Avenues to Wellness provides
mental health counseling, substance abuse services to
include a Suboxone Clinic, and drug screening. Our focus
is always on helping the client to achieve their treatment
goals. Avenues to Wellness is where superior treatment
meets exceptional care coordination.
Recognition: Dr. Jitendra Desai has been recognized by local
publications, including Roanoker Magazine's Top Docs, as an
outstanding physician, and having the best bedside manner
in the Roanoke area multiple times. Dr. Desai was one of the
physicians recognized in the very first edition of Top Docs in
1992 and is recognized again in 2017.
Dr. Jitendra Desai
16 Walnut Avenue, Roanoke Va 24016
(p) 540-345-6468, www.avewell.com
Avenues to Wellness specializes in psychiatry, mental
health, & substance abuse counseling at their multiple