Dr. Sofia Aeschlimann, MD

Dr. Sofia Aeschlimann, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Sofia Aeschlimann, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Loma Linda University in 1999 and specializes in psychiatry and anxiety disorders.Read her story

1015 Airport Rd SW

Huntsville, AL 35802

Contact Information

(256) 883-7031

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  • Self Pay

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more than 23% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
more than 19% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 16% of peers

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Dr. Aeschlimann's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Aeschlimann "Today, you are one step closer to a new you where you feel empowered and on a positive path to growth and well-being. As a psychiatrist, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By skillfully applying medication management and complementary therapy approaches , we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life. If you are looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you're just ready to move in a new direction in your life, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals. Please call or email me for an intial evaluation, and ongoing supportive therapy and medication management."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aeschlimann "I believe that finding the right treatment plan for you is a joint effort. I am willing to listen and work with you to find a course that fits your needs.  My goal is to achieve remission of your condition through ongoing medication management and supportive therapy."


  • Psychiatry
  • Anxiety Disorders

Board Certifications

Dr. Aeschlimann does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Social Phobia

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • East Tennessee State University / Quillen College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johnson City Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Psychiatric Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Aeschlimann has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Aeschlimann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aeschlimann's Reviews

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based on 38 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Aeschlimann's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Dr. Aeschlimann is a wonderful doctor. She is kind, caring, personable, and very easy to talk to. if you have questions or concerns she will contact you immediately to make sure you are ok. I highly recommend her.
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She is amazing. Great experience.
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She is a great doctor. Probably the best in the 3 states. I love her! We can talk about anything with no judgment. That's hard to find these days.
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Dr. Aeschlimann is genuine God sent healer. She works with you to find medicine combinations that work for you! Dr,A cares for her patients and commited for the healing journey, Her personality reveals her friendliness, compassion, grace, peace and understanding spirit!! She absolutely cares about...more
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Terrible experience. You would think one would want 2 help someone when they’re in said field. Saw her twice&got discharged. My mom asked for advice from her on what to do bc I wasnt getting better. She discharges me with no phone call just a letter after putting me on new medication. Did not...more
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Safe and effective treatment depends on an atmosphere of honesty and collaboration. I do my best to educate families about the best path forward but some are not ready to hear the truth and want an easy fix...more
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Hospitals where Dr. Aeschlimann has admitting privileges

Crestwood Medical Center
1 Hospital Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
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