Our Psychiatric Medical Staff

Dr. Muhammad Haqqani, MD - Medical Director

Dr. Haqqani Joined Dallas Behavioral Healthcare Hospital as Medical Director in Feb of 2015. He is chairman of medical executive committee. He is serving North Texas Community  as a psychiatrist for last 11 years. Before joining Dallas Behavioral Healthcare Hospital he was Assistant Professor at University Of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine from 2005-2014. He is a member of American Psychiatric Association and was awarded Fellowship from them. He is Board Certified in Psychiatry from American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. 

He completed his internship and residency from John Peter Smith Hospital Fort Worth, Texas. He served as chief resident during his final year of residency. After graduating from the residency he worked at JPS hospital for 10 years and served their as medical director of inpatient psychiatric hospital during his last 6 years.  His focus is treatment of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, ADHD and chemical dependency. He is committed to delivering quality and compassionate care to the North Texas Community. 

 

Dr. Shahzad Allawala, MD - Service Director for Geriatric and Substance Abuse Services

I finished my postgraduate Psychiatric training at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow NY. I am board certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. I have extensive experience (about 20 years) in treating Mental health and Substance Abuse in Adolescents, Adult and Geriatric population. I am also Certified in office based Opiate Treatment. In addition to my inpatient work I also have private practice.

Besides my professional life I love to spend time travelling, playing sports like basketball and cricket with my family. I love nature and enjoy early morning sunrise and ocean waves.

Dr. Ayodele Abraham, MD - Service Director for Child and Adolescent Services

Dr. Ayodele Abraham completed his Adult Psychiatry Residency at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY in 2005.  Dr. Abraham moved to Dallas, TX in 2006.  He completed a Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwest Medical Center and Children’s Medical Center in Dallas. Dr. Abraham is Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry.  He is also Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Dr. Fernando Siles, MD - Service Director for Child and Adolescent Services

Fernando Siles MD completed Medical School in Lima Peru in 1973 and Graduated from Indiana University in 1977 with a degree in Psychiatry.  He completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Tulane University in 1997.

Began working at DBHH in August of 2016. Has particular interest in music therapy. This includes relaxation, visual imagery and drug abuse prevention.

Dr. Mohammad S. Khan, MD - Service Director for Outpatient Services

Dr. Kusi Fordjour, MD - Director of Medical Services

Dr Fordjour is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.   He was born in Ghana, West  Africa, where he earned his high school diploma. He subsequently moved to the United States for his Bachelor's degree in Chemistry at the Texas Prairie View A&M University. Following his undergraduate education he proceeded to earn his medical degree[M.D.] at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI. He later specialized in Internal Medicine at the East Carolina University School of Medicine.

Dr Fordjour practices both outpatient and hospital medicine. He also does medical consultation at the Dallas Behavioral Healthcare Hospital.

 

 

 

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