We are happy to welcome Ross Wiedemann, M.D. & Eliot Steer, Ph.D. to the Pisgah team!
Dr. Ross Wiedemann is a board-eligible psychiatrist specializing in general outpatient practice. His main areas of interest include treatment of major depression, anxiety disorders, OCD, ADHD, bipolar disorder, and trauma, as well as substance use and addiction. He also has experience treating thought disorders such as schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. He works with patients between the ages of 18 and 70 but may see older patients on a case-by-case basis. Dr. Wiedemann completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia where he earned a Bachelor of Science in genetics. He attended medical school and completed his residency training in psychiatry at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. In his spare time, Dr. Wiedemann enjoys hiking, attending live music, watching sports, and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Dr. Steer is a post-doctoral psychologist and Ayurvedic practitioner with a focus in integrative mental health. He is a graduate of Palo Alto University’s Ph.D. clinical psychology program, and The Ayurvedic Institute’s Level 1 and 2 programs, and he has completed clinical training in integrative medicine at University of California San Francisco’s Osher Center. Dr. Steer completed his pre-doctoral internship at Maimonides Medical Center and has worked in a variety of community mental-health, hospital, and academic medical settings. Dr. Steer is well versed in evidence-based psychotherapies, including ACT, CBT, DBT, MBCT, Jungian therapy, and internal family systems. In addition, drawing from his extensive knowledge of Ayurveda, yoga, and mindfulness-based therapies, he employs a holistic and client-centered approach to therapy to address the complex interplay between mind, body, and spirit. Dr. Steer collaborates with each client to develop an individualized treatment plan that empowers individuals to unlock their full potential and lead fulfilling, balanced lives. He is a published researcher, has presented at several professional conferences, and is a member of an Ayurveda and yoga research team for depression and anxiety at UCSF. Dr. Steer’s passion for spirituality, nature, and creative expression deeply influence both his professional and personal life. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and practicing yoga.
Dr. Wiedemann is accepting new adult patients for psychiatry/medication management, and Dr. Steer is accepting new patients for therapy.