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Efosa Airuehia, MD
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Accepts New Patients
Locations
About
Dr. Airuehia, fondly referred to by his patients and colleagues as Dr. Air, is board certified in general psychiatry, child & adolescent psychiatry, addictions medicine, and lifestyle medicine. His psychiatry training commenced in the West Midlands School of Psychiatry, Birmingham, England, where he obtained his Membership with the Royal College of Psychiatrists, England (MRCPsych). He subsequently moved to the United States where he completed three years of residency training in general psychiatry and then an additional two years of training in child and adolescent psychiatry with the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. Dr. Airuehia is an Honorary Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, a Member of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry and a Member of the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine. He also is recognized by The International Association of Healthcare Professionals. Dr. Airuehiaƒ??s education and work in Nigeria, England and the United States presented him the unique exposure to patients from various ethnic backgrounds and socioeconomic statuses, and as such, a broad cultural overview as relates to patients with mental health issues. Just as notable has been his engagement in academic psychiatry, teaching numerous medical students, residents, and nurses and also giving presentations, engaging in research and publishing articles in medical journals. He regularly updates his knowledge base in keeping with being a Diplomate of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, The American Board of Addiction Medicine and The American Board of Lifestyle Medicine.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna-Choice POS II
Aetna-Elect Choice
Aetna-Health Network Only
Aetna-Health Network Option
Aetna-HMO
Aetna-Managed Choice
Aetna-Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna-Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna-Open Access Select
Aetna-Open Choice PPO
Aetna-QPOS
Aetna-Select SM
Blue Cross Blue Shield-Blue Choice PPO
Cigna-Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna-EPO
Cigna-HMO
Cigna-HMO Open Access
Cigna-HMO/POS
Cigna-LocalPlus
Cigna-LocalPlusIN
Cigna-Network
Cigna-Network Open Access
Cigna-Network POS
Cigna-Open Access Plus
Cigna-POS
Cigna-POS Open Access
Cigna-PPO
Cigna-Children's Medical Center Employee Plan
Cigna-City of Dallas Employee Plan
Healthscope-DART ACO Flex Plus
Healthscope-DART ACO Flex
Humana-Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-HMO Network - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Choice Network
Scott & White Health Plan-PPO Choice Preferred Network
Scott & White Health Plan-Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-Texas Statewide PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-McLane Group Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-TRS - Active Care Participants Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-SeniorCare Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-SeniorCare Advantage PPO
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
Scott & White Health Plan-BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan-BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth-Charter EPO
UnitedHealth-Charter HMO
UnitedHealth-Charter POS
UnitedHealth-Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth-Choice EPO
UnitedHealth-Choice HMO
UnitedHealth-Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth-Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth-Core EPO
UnitedHealth-Core HMO
UnitedHealth-Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth-Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth-Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth-Navigate POS
UnitedHealth-Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth-PPO
UnitedHealth-Select +
UnitedHealth-Select EPO
UnitedHealth-Select HMO
UnitedHealth-Select Plus POS
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Of Missouri: Columbia, Mo (2013)
  • Residency: Psychiatry, University Of Missouri: Columbia, Mo (2011)
  • Medical School: University Of Port Harcourt-Nigeria (1999)
Certifications
  • Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
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