Melissa Pell, MD


  • M.D. from University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Psychiatric residency at the University of Virginia and the University of Missouri

Other Training: Board Certified in general adult psychiatry; member of the American Psychiatric Association; The American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology; and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society

Clinical Specialties: I enjoy working with a wide range of adult psychiatric issues, including mood, anxiety, and psychotic disorders.

Practicing Since: 2010

Positions Held/Honors Received: Resident Teacher of the Year at the University of Missouri; Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the University of Missouri; Staff Psychiatric Provider at Mount Nittany Medical Center; Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Penn State Hershey School of Medicine

Treatment Approach/Philosophy: Holistic, collaborative approach to each individual’s care, with attention to healthy lifestyle changes, overall health, concurrent medical issues, psychotherapy, and psychotropic medications.