Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 46

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Birmingham, AL and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine medical school in 2002. She is affiliated with Cullman Regional Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD

Western Mental Health Ctr Inc

1701 AVENUE D Birmingham, AL 35218
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(205) 788-7770
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Dr. Ellis-Cox's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

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Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Birmingham, AL and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. She...Read more


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ellis-Cox has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Ellis-Cox's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ellis-Cox frequently treats ADHD and-or ADD, Bipolar Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ellis-Cox treats.

Where is Dr. Leesha Ellis-Cox, MD's office located?

Dr. Ellis-Cox's office is located at 1701 AVENUE D, Birmingham, AL 35218. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Western Mental Health Ctr Inc

Western Mental Health Center1701 AVENUE D Birmingham, AL 35218

WellStone Behavioral Health

Cullman Area Mental Health Authority1909 Commerce Ave Cullman, AL 35055
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Cullman Regional Medical Center

Cullman, AL

64% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% lower than the national average