Dr. Dmitry Vilensky
Dr. Vilensky is the founder and medical director of Guiding Light Health. His background includes extensive training in Adult, Geriatric, and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, along with training in Neurology, Pediatrics and Primary Care. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is also a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. His varied experience includes working inpatient, in emergency settings, providing consultation for schools, university mental health care, and telepsychiatry, along with many other experiences. He has also published in peer reviewed medical journals on ground breaking research on Synthetic Cathinone Derivatives.
Dr. Vilensky welcomes a diverse population group into his practice where compassion and client communication is key. Dr. Vilensky’s practice is built upon meeting the needs of our patients through a positive psychology and strength-based approach. He wants to empower patients to be their own “Guiding Light” and hope to help facilitate this with our patients by giving them a choice and having them maintain an active role in their own care. With a combination of pharmacological and therapeutic modalities, our patients will have the well-rounded care they need to make informed decisions on what works best. In addition, Dr. Vilensky enjoys partnering with families and their other therapists and physicians in providing interdisciplinary care with the patient’s consent. Ultimately, Dr. Vilensky firmly believes in patient recovery and will strive to meet the goals of our clients to help in achieving this goal.