Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD

Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University in 1993 and specializes in psychiatry and child & adolescent psychiatry.

2301 Rexwoods Dr Ste 102

Raleigh, NC 27607

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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This content was provided by Dr. Ellison "Dr. Ellison is the President and CEO of Ellison & Associates of Raleigh, PC.  Her goal is to provide high quality, personalized, and dignified behavioral health care in a comfortable and confidential environment. Ellison & Associates opened in 2005 and has allowed her a unique opportunity to blend her clinical and managerial skills.

Dr. Ellison provides psychiatric evaluations and treatment for children, adolescents, adults, and families.  Dr. Ellison graduated from East Carolina School of Medicine and completed her Residency in Psychiatry and a Fellowship in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina.  She also earned a BA in Psychology at UNC-Chapel Hill and a BS in Biology from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University. Dr. Ellison is Board Certified in Psychiatry as a Diplomate of the America Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


Dr. Ellison's treatment uses evidenced based medicine, compassionate listening, a solution-focused approach, and collaboration with other physical health and behavioral health providers to reach improved behavioral health for her patients. Dr. Ellison is available to see patients Monday- Thursday 9am-5pm (Last Appt. 4:30pm) and every other Friday 9am-12pm (Last Appt. 11:30am)"

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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

18  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Counseling Services
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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  • The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med University Sc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD
I have been seeing her for over 5 years. I generally jus go every 3 months for a medicine check. There are ties that I need to see her before my appointment she can always squeeze me in,
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Sherri in cary, NC – Aug 21, 2018
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Dr. Ellison is welcoming, kind, and she listens. She goes above and beyond to be sure her patient's needs are met. I know she is fully committed to my child's mental health. My daughter is also seeing Caitlin, a clinical therapist, who is part of Ellison and Associates. Caitlin has been...Read More
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Studmom in Raleigh, NC – May 30, 2016
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Maxlyn Ellison is not a good doctor. She has no bedside manner, and comes across quite judgemental. Additionally, she has no problem sharing her personal opinions that are unrelated to the diagnosis. She is very insecure and feels the need to belittle others to make herself feel legitimate. Do...Read More
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Raleigh, NC – May 24, 2016
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Excellent competence and quality of care.
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Jeffrey Battin in Raleigh, NC – May 05, 2016
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