Dr. Muhammad Ahmad

Psychiatrist

Dr. M. Ahmad is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. He is a child psychiatrist working at Peachford Behavioral Hospital, as well as in private practice in the Roswell/Alpharetta/Dunwoody area.
Dr. M. Ahmad completed General Psychiatry training from University of Missouri, Kansas City and his Fellowship from Emory University School of Medicine.
He has extensive experience in the different aspects of psychiatry, including academic psychiatry, and was an associate professor at Marshall University until 1997 when he moved to Atlanta.
Dr. M. Ahmad’s academic works include the following: a review of Seratonin Syndrome; a case report about temporal lobe surgery and associated delusions of sexual abuse; a literature review on right hemisphere syndrome. He is frequently invited as a guest speaker by different organizations to speak about various aspects of psychiatry.
Dr. M. Ahmad’s treatment approach is very conservative while trying to get the best results with minimum doses of psychotropics. Dr. M. Ahmad also likes to keep up with latest research in psychiatry. He is among the few Psychiatrists in Atlanta who has expertise in treatment of childhood Bipolar Disorder.

Dr. Rukhsana Ahmad

Psychiatrist

Dr. R. Ahmad is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. She completed her General Psychiatry training at Temple University School of Medicine. She is a board certified psychiatrist working at her private practice in the Roswell/Alpharetta Area. She treats adolescents, adults and geriatric patients.
She has extensive experience in the many different aspects of psychiatry including academic psychiatry. She worked as the Chief Resident in the department of psychiatry during her training at Temple University School of Medicine.
Dr. R. Ahmad’s academic interests include cultural differences and gender issues in psychotherapy. She is frequently invited as a guest speaker from different organizations to speak about various aspects of psychiatry.
Dr. R. Ahmad’s treatment approach includes combining psychotherapy with minimum doses of psychotropic medications to obtain the best results. She likes to keep up with latest research in psychiatry. She has been using the most current research to treat adult ADHD as well as Bipolar Disorder.

Sydney Cunningham

Nurse Practitioner

Sydney Cunningham is a Nurse Practitioner at Atlanta Behavioral Medicine INC.
She completed her Master's in Family Nursing from Kennesaw State University. She is fully trained and well versed.