Medical Staff

  1. Asaf Aleem, M.D.

    Co-Medical Director

    Dr. Aleem is the Medical Director for the facility and oversees all clinical services for the hospital. In addition, Dr. Aleem has served as a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Emory University, Department of Psychiatry and as Assistant Professor for Wayne State University, Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Aleem received his medical degree from Maulana Azad…
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  2. Suneel Katragadda, M.D.

    Co-Medical Director

    Dr. Katragadda is responsible for the clinical supervision of the Child and Adolescent Services at Peachford Behavioral Health System. He received his medical degree from Guntur Medical College in India. He went on to complete further training with an internship at the University Of Alabama School Of Medicine where he also completed a residency in…
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  3. Mohammad Ahmad, M.D.

    Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry

    Dr. Ahmad received his medical degree from Quaid I Azam Medical College in Bahawalpur, Pakistan. He completed an internship and residency in psychiatry at the University of Missouri and completed his fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Emory University. Dr. Ahmad is board certified in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry.

  4. Anas Alkhatib, M.D.

    Dr. Alkhatib received his medical degree from Damascus School faculty of Medicine. He went on to complete his internship at The University of South Alabama and a residency in child and adolescent psychiatry at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Alkhatib is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Alkhatib has special interest in…
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  5. Adolph Casal, M.D.

    Dr. Casal received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia where he went on to complete his training with an Internship and Residency in Psychiatry and Residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Casal has held the position as Instructor in Psychiatry at Cornell University Medical College, serving as Acting Unit Chief of…
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  6. Eamon Dutta, M.D.

    Dr. Dutta is responsible for the clinical supervision of the Adult Services at Peachford Behavioral Health System. Dr. Dutta received his early psychiatry training at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India. He went on to complete further Residency training in General Psychiatry and a Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at Beth Israel…
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  7. Mark Hutto, M.D.

    Dr. Hutto received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. He went on to complete further training at Emory with an internship and residency in psychiatry. In addition to his general psychiatric practice, Dr. Hutto also performs Electroconvulsive Therapy and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. Dr. Hutto is a member of the American Psychiatric Association,…
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  8. Asad Mehdi, M.D.

    Dr. Mehdi received his medical degree from Sindh Medical College in India. He went on to complete further training with an internship at Penn State University School of Medicine where he also completed a residency in psychiatry. Dr. Mehdi also completed a sleep medicine fellowship at Wayne State University. Dr. Mehdi is a member of…
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  9. Randy Slovis, M.D.

    Dr. Slovis received his medical degree from the University of the East. Prior to completing his degree, he did one year of research at the National Institute of Mental Health. He continued his training at Emory University with a one year psychiatric internship and a two year internal medicine residency. Dr. Slovis has been the…
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  10. Sandra Thomas, M.D.

    Outpatient Services Director

    Dr. Thomas received her medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Flushing, New York. She continued with a family medicine residency at Case Medical Center and completed her psychiatry residency at Duke University.

  11. Michael Vaughn, M.D.

    Dr. Vaughn is responsible for the clinical supervision of the chemical dependency services at Peachford Behavioral Health System. He has a special interest in postpartum depression and addiction psychiatry. He has been a Staff Physician for Southeastern Health Services and Meridian Medical Group and has served as Attending Physician at Prime Time Health Centers. Dr. Vaughn…
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  12. Olujimi Adefisan, M.D.

    Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry

    Dr. Adefisan received his medical degree from Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. He completed an internship and residency in psychiatry at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA where he also completed his fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Adefisan is board certified in adult and child and adolescent psychiatry.

  13. Naveed Ummed, M.D.

    Adult Psychiatry

    Dr. Ummed received his medical degree from Ziauddin Medical University in Pakistan. He completed an internship at Mercy Medical Center in Chicago, IL and his residency in psychiatry at LSU Health Science Center in Shreveport, LA.