Mai Nguyen, MD
Psychiatrist located in Uptown, Chicago, IL

Meet Dr. Nguyen

About Dr. Nguyen Dr. Mai Nguyen is a general adult psychiatrist. She was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Science in biology. She stayed in Houston to attend medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, and subsequently moved to Chicago where she completed her residency training in psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago. While in residency, Dr. Nguyen worked part-time at the Eating Recovery Center, which specializes in the treatment of eating disorders and comorbid mood and anxiety disorders in either a residential or partial hospitalization setting.

Dr. Nguyen is skillfully trained in the psychiatric medication management of a variety of mental illnesses including but not limited to depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, women’s mental health, post traumatic stress disorder, and psychosis. In addition to psychopharmacology, she also emphasizes the importance of environmental factors, lifestyle modifications, and therapeutic approaches. Dr. Nguyen is interested in understanding each patient’s individual story. She believes in the value of a strong collaborative therapeutic alliance, and she is passionate about helping patients improve their quality of life. Please note Dr. Nguyen’s policy for prescribing stimulants: In order to be considered for stimulants, patients must have neuropsychological testing completed with results that support a diagnosis of ADHD.

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Office Hours: Monday: 8am-5pm, Tuesday: 8am-5pm Wednesday: 8am-5pm

Accepted Insurance Plans

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