About me

Medication management for mental health has been proven to provide the best results when working towards a comprehensive healing journey.  Pooja is warm and welcoming and works very hard to help clients feel safe and heard.

Pooja has served patients in North Carolina prior to moving to Austin in 2022. She has experience working with children, adolescents and adults. Pooja has experience in diagnosing and treating Depression, Anxiety, OCD, ADHD, Insomnia, PTSD, Mood Disorders and other psychiatric illnesses. She provides medication management and supportive psychotherapy by utilizing holistic, evidence-based medicine.

Pooja’s priority is to help her patients feel better mentally and physically. She is dedicated to creating a customized treatment plan that caters to each patient’s individual needs. She believes it is important that the patient feels comfortable, heard and safe when receiving mental health services.
Having the privilege to help improve one’s health journey is something she deeply values. She makes it a priority to collaborate with your therapist to ensure you have the best team of clinicians to guide and maximize patient centered care.

Pooja received her undergraduate degree and obtained her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2021. In her leisure, she enjoys spending time outdoors, working out, cooking and traveling. She loves spending time with her loved ones and Australian Shepard, Bowser.

Supervising Physician: Dr. Joseph Andrews, MD

Qualifications & Practice Details

License Number: PA15921

License State/Territory: Texas

Years in Practice: 4

Insurance Plans: BCBS, United/Optum, Lyra Health, Sana Benefits, Cigna -- OON and Superbill available for other insurance plans not covered

Prescribe Medication: Yes

Practical Details

Types of Clients
Young People
Adults
Older Adults
Session Types
In Person
Online
Specialities

Pooja also holds a specialty in women's health and is an active member of the South Asian community and women's groups.  Pooja is happy to serve the South Asian community in Austin (in person or virtual, based on client preference) and virtually throughout the state of Texas.