As the Medical Director and Psychiatrist of Alsana in Birmingham, Ioana works to ensure the mental and medical well-being of all our clients.
Ioana has treated eating disorders for several years and has served as the medical director of a national residential and partial hospital program for eating disorders.
Born in Bucharest, Romania, Ioana received her M.D. from Dr. Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy. She completed a residency at the University Hospital of Bucharest, an internship at New York University in general surgery, and a residency in general psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine. She also completed a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
In addition to her many career accomplishments, she speaks fluent French, Romanian, and English.