Dr Aita Susi, MD, Board Certified Psychiatrist
Dr. Aita Susi is an adult and child/adolescent psychiatrist. She initially worked as pediatrician for 15 years. Then, due to her strong interest in her patients' emotional well-being she sought a second residency in psychiatry. Dr. Susi has experience in treating mania, depression, schizophrenia, anxiety, ADHD, and PTSD.
Dr. Susi was born in Philadelphia. She completed her B.A. in Government and Law at Lafayette College and went on to study in the Bryn Mawr College Post-Baccalaureate Pre-med Program. From there she attended Temple Medical School. Her pediatric residency took place at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, her adult psychiatric residency at the University of Pennsylvania, and her child/adolescent fellowship at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Dr. Susi listens attentively, enjoys getting to know her patients, and strives to understand the context of their concerns. She values learning the history, the challenges, and the successes of her patients. Dr. Susi appreciates working individually with patients and also often includes family members during consultations. She maintains a trusting environment and bases her work on respect for each person.