Behavioral Health Services

We are affiliated with experts nationally recognized in the behavioral health scope with a focus on biological, sociological, and psychological needs.

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Our Process

Physical health has much to do with mental health. How we think and feel can affect our energy and overall health. Avalon Physician Services has a variety of internal resources to navigate behavioral health management. Our approach ensures expert assistance by dedicated care coordinators focused on assisting our patients during the entire episode of care. In collaboration with medical services, Avalon Physician Services offers outpatient behavioral health for adolescents and adults of all life stages. Working with highly qualified experienced professionals, we welcome care coordination with ancillary psychiatric and psychological professionals.

WHY CHOOSE US

Why Utilize Avalon For Behavioral Health Services?

Avalon Physician Services ensures proper routine screenings as a priority in maintaining quality healthcare. We pride ourselves on communication as the first contact and principal point of continuing care for patients across the medical needs spectrum. We consistently rank in the top 1% of practices in the nation in terms of patient quality and satisfaction. Click the button below to start your journey towards better health.

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TESTIMONIALS

What Patients Say About Us

  • Dr. Sarafa, we had a good meeting and I thank you. I'm glad my son Steve was able to attend and participate in Mary's care plan. You did a nice job addressing our concerns. We both felt good about the meeting. Thanks again for spending so much time with us.

    Al V.
    Patient
  • Thank you very much Dr. Gary! My wonderful son let me know all you did to keep me safe at the emergency room in Chicago. He let me know how you guided him. God bless you.

    Linda M.
    Patient
Our Team

Meet The Avalon Team

  • Andrew Johnson, AGNP-PC - Headshot
    Andrew Johnson, AGNP-PC
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Bre'Ana Strong, MSN AGNP-PC - Headshot
    Bre'Ana Strong, MSN AGNP-PC
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Dr. Christine Shina M.D. - Headshot
    Dr. Christine Shina M.D.
    Geriatrician
  • Dr. Gary Sarafa M.D. - Headshot
    Dr. Gary Sarafa M.D.
    Chief Medical Officer
  • Laura Kremer, NP-C - Headshot
    Laura Kremer, NP-C
    Nurse Practitioner
  • Dr. Tom Biernacki M.D. - Headshot
    Dr. Tom Biernacki M.D.
    Podiatrist, Foot & Ankle Surgeon
  • April Howard, NP
    April Howard, RN
    Registered Nurse
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