Dr. Abhinav Saxena, MD Board Certified Psychiatrist, Medical Director, Sylvia Barr Center, Tift Regional Health System

Dr. Abhinav Saxena is board-certified psychiatrist with Tift Regional Health System (TRHS), providing outpatient care at Affinity Clinic and inpatient consultations at Tift Regional Medical Center. Dr. Saxena is also the medical director of the Sylvia Barr Center, a 12-bed geriatric psychiatric unit located at Cook Medical Center. Dr. Saxena specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.

He is qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological problems. Originally from Middle Georgia, Dr. Saxena earned his bachelor’s degree in cellular biology from the University of Georgia in Athens and his medical degree from Mercer University in Macon. He completed psychiatric residency training at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Dr. Saxena is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


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