Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD

Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Maxlyn Ellison, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Raleigh, NC. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

2301 Rexwoods Dr Ste 102

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Value Options

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Ellison

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Dr. Ellison's Experience

Dr. Ellison's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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)"


Read More


  • Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia


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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • 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

Dr. Ellison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ellison does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ellison and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ellison's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellison to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ellison's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Raleigh, NC |
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...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Raleigh, NC |
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...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Raleigh, NC |
Excellent competence and quality of care.
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Are you Dr. Ellison?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Ellison

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ellison accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Select
    Classic Blue
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Value Options

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.