Margaret Yesalavage, DO, is a Board-Certified Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist, born and raised in Pennsylvania. She specializes in a variety of psychiatric disorders including ADHD, in both children and adults, autism, emotional and behavioral regulation disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, as well as parent-child difficulties, issues of social isolation or bullying, video game dependence and addiction, and COVID-19-related withdrawal, anxiety, fear, panic, agoraphobia, claustrophobia, depression and PTSD.
Dr. Yesalavage received her medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA. She then completed her General Psychiatry residency training at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. This was then followed by specialized training in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship program at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
For several years, Dr. Yesalavage was responsible for providing frontline crisis psychiatric care to the underserved of Philadelphia. At ADHD, Mood and Behavior Center, she is able to provide the same high quality care, throughout the entire State of Pennsylvania, via HIPAA-compliant Telepsychiatry, from the comfort of your own home. This state-of-the art diagnostic evaluation and treatment may include prescription medications, when appropriate.
Dr. Yesalavage believes strongly in the empowerment of the family as a unit to bring about growth and emotional well-being for those in her care.