Dr. Hilary Akpudo, M.D., M.P.H.
Specialty: Psychiatry & Public Health
Board Certified in Psychiatry
Education and Training
Fellowship: (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences) Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee
"As a Psychiatrist, I get to listen to my patients' experiences, then help them to use these experiences to reach their full potential. That's what makes life interesting and exciting."
As a Psychiatrist, Dr. Akpudo assesses the emotional and cognitive abilities of his patients, and then crafts a treatment plan to help them achieve their personal and professional goals. Dr. Akpudo has earned numerous awards for work, mentor’s students, primarily in psychiatric mental health.
The breadth of Dr. Akpudo's clinical interests is evident from the wide variety of subject matter for which he has been awarded, ranging from cognitive behavior therapy on caregivers of soldiers with traumatic brain injury, to examining depression in adults with spinal cord injuries. Dr. Akpudo is widely published in his field and is often sought as a presenter at medical seminars.
Dr. Akpudo has a loving and happy family of whom he is very proud. One of his favorite quotes is by Nelson Mandela, who said, "A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination."