Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO

Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO

Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Santosh Pillai, DO is a psychiatry specialist in Ocoee, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med in 2008 and specializes in psychiatry.

1540 Citrus Medical Ct

Ocoee, FL 34761

Contact Information

(407) 245-8501

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Pillai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pillai treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pillai treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Anxiety
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pillai treats Anxiety more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Pillai treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pillai treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Pillai treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Pillai's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Anxiety
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
Delusional Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Dissociative Disorder
Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Panic Attack
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
Psychological Testing
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy Services
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
Somatoform Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a psychiatrist, I believe that listening to my patients is essential and offering them the best possible treatment options will help them succeed. I have experience successfully treating a broad range of mental health issues and will do my best to provide you with compassionate and effective care.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mi
Residency Hospital
2012
Michigan Psychoanalytical Institute, Farmington Hills, Mi
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital, Wyandotte, Mi
Internship Hospital
2008
A T Sill U Hlth Sci Kirksville Coll Osteo Med
Medical School
2002
Master's Degree In Basic Medical Science From Wayne State University, Detroit, Mi
2000
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2009
2008
2002
2000

Languages

  • Malayalam
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pillai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pillai

4.6

Based on 39 reviews

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1 Star
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I am a 58 yr old male and have had several psychiatrists since my childhood, and never have encountered any Psychiayrist as competent, human as Dr. Pillai. Only God knows how much I needed this man at this time of my life. My condition will never be cured, and I will have my ups and downs but Dr....Read More
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Dr. Pillai has been treating me for several years, and when I first started seeing him I was a complete wreck, and my meds were all off. He started treating me, tried several different medication regimes till we found one that worked. He's compassionate, caring and really understanding of his...Read More
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Dr. Pillai actually took time to listen and understand where the root of my problems descend from. By doing so, he can properly diagnose a patient and give proper treatment. Not many doctors would take the time to listen and come to their own conclusions of what they think is wrong with you. I...Read More
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I have seen Dr. Pillai For 2 to 3 years and he has completely changed my life and made my illness not such a burden. He actually listens to your input on treatment instead of just sedating you, I love that he always finds more natural options before bumping up your meds to true zombie mode. Thank...Read More
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
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    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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