Dothan Behavioral Medicine Clinic

Welcome From Our Medical Director

A Word From The Founder

Nelson Handal M.D., DFAPA


On behalf of the staff at the Dothan Behavioral Medicine Clinic, I would like to thank you for making us your choice.

Our clinic was founded in 2001 and was granted with several local, regional and national awards, but nothing is more important than the wellbeing of our patients.

You have 24-hour access to our clinic by calling 1-888-224-2822 and on-line with our patient portal which allows you to send secured messages to our staff, check your documents, request appointments, refills of your medication, etc.

We pride ourselves on providing you with easy access to the highest quality of care in a private and comfortable setting. Expect the best from our dedicated and caring staff, because we are innovators, researchers and visionaries with a big heart. We treat you with dignity and respect and expect the same from you.
More importantly, we are a team of doctors, therapists, counselors, pharmacists, nurses, assistants, researchers, administrators, management staff and support staff all working very hard and communicating with each other to meet your expectations.

We made significant financial investments in technology, our premises expansion/renovations and our pharmacy all with you in mind and hoping that your experience at our clinic is worth your time and reciprocates your choice.

Thank you again and if you have any questions, concerns, comments or even compliments, please do not hesitate to contact our staff at your convenience.

We are committed to ensuring your absolute satisfaction.

Nelson M. Handal, M.D.
Medical Director