clinica medica hispana



Psychiatry services offered in Phoenix, AZ

Mental health is an important but often overlooked part of health care that can significantly change how you think, feel, and act. At Clinica Medica Hispana in South Phoenix, West Phoenix, and the Biltmore neighborhood of Phoenix, Arizona, the experienced medical team provides a range of psychiatry services for patients of all ages. Call the clinic today, schedule an appointment online, or walk into the clinic to receive comprehensive mental health care. 

Psychiatry Q&A

What is psychiatry?

Psychiatry focuses on diagnosing, treating, and preventing mental health disorders. Providers who specialize in psychiatry work with patients to identify the root causes of their mental health problems and develop treatment plans tailored to their unique needs.


At Clinica Medica Hispana, the team offers personalized, affordable psychiatric care to patients struggling with a range of mental health issues. Patients from multilingual backgrounds can rest assured that they’re in good hands. 


With a bilingual staff, the team provides comprehensive care in English and Spanish to better serve the diverse communities in which they practice.

What mental health conditions can psychiatry address?

Psychiatry can address a wide range of mental health conditions and concerns, including:


  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Stress


The psychiatry team at Clinica Medica Hispana has specialized training to provide comprehensive care for mental health concerns. They take a personalized approach to care, working with you to understand the unique factors that contribute to your condition. 


Strong collaboration ensures the team can create a treatment plan that addresses your needs and relieves your symptoms.

How do I know if I need psychiatry?

Any mental health concern warrants a trip to a psychiatric professional. Whether you have an existing condition or new symptoms, the Clinica Medica Hispana team works with you to provide the appropriate care.


Signs you may benefit from a psychiatry visit include:


  • Persistent sadness or hopelessness
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Changes in appetite or sleep patterns
  • Lost enjoyment in once-loved activities
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Poor executive function
  • Fatigue
  • Body aches


Once the team pinpoints your concerns, they can develop your personalized treatment plan.

What can I expect from my first psychiatry visit?

During your first psychiatry visit, the team asks detailed questions about your symptoms, diet and lifestyle habits, and medical history. A psychiatric evaluation includes a thorough mental health assessment and questionnaires for you to fill out. 


It may take multiple visits for the team to uncover the source of your symptoms. Once they diagnose your condition, the team may recommend treatments like:


  • Medication
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Individual or group therapy
  • Support groups
  • Diet and lifestyle changes


As your partner in care, the team can adjust your mental health treatment plan as needed. Call Clinica Medica Hispana or book an appointment online today to learn more. Walk-ins are also welcome.