Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, Alina M. Galliano- Pardo, MD, FAPA, FASAM completed her medical school and residency training at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Galliano-Pardo has been practicing psychiatry for over 20 years and has diagnosed and treated thousands of patients. She is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and the American Society of Addiction Medicine. She has extensive experience working with psychiatric and addiction patient’s inpatient, outpatient, and intensive outpatient programs.
Dr. Galliano-Pardo established Beaches Behavioral in Jacksonville Beach in 2011 for General Psychiatry services and created Beaches TMS and Brain Health in 2018 to meet the needs of patients with treatment resistant conditions.
Dr Galliano-Pardo is committed to personally evaluating and monitoring the treatment of the patients in her clinics from beginning to end. In a world of constant change, she is committed in using the best technologies and latest approaches with the goal of recovery and success for each of our patients. Using a collaborative approach, she works with psychiatrists and other mental healthcare providers to find options when other treatments have failed.
Dr. Natasha Patel is a senior resident physician training at the HCA Florida Orange Park Hospital General Psychiatry Residency program. Dr. Patel currently serves as the lead resident for her residency class. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and received her medical doctorate from Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine – Virginia. Dr. Patel’s areas of interest include mood disorders, anxiety, developmental psychopathology, and LGBTQ+ needs. Dr. Patel is trained in psychotherapy and uses CBT and other techniques to treat an array of mental health issues. Dr. Patel has a particular interest in teaching residents and medical students, and is a member of the Resident as Teacher program. In her free time, Dr. Patel enjoys exploring new restaurants, walking trails, and spending time with her family. At home, she enjoys reading, painting, and cooking.
At Beaches Behavioral, we’re committed to providing you and your loved ones with exceptional care in a compassionate and friendly atmosphere. We believe that our patients deserve the best care and we make an effort to make sure you always feel welcomed and at ease.We believe each patient benefits most from a collaborative, non- judgmental approach where patients are an active participant in their care, discovering hope and motivation, while Dr. Galliano facilitates patient education and offers options based on the latest research and medical evidence.
Through a strong patient-physician alliance, we can help you achieve your treatment goals and improve your functioning. Today’s modern world places difficult to balance demands on our time: our jobs and careers, family, children, education. This is why we offer telemedicine at Beaches Behavioral. You can fit your care into your busy schedule, and within the comfort of your own home.
Barney is the Practice Administrator and also the Billing Supervisor. He has lived in the Jacksonville Beach area for many years and is well known in his community. Before joining our practice he spent many years working for HP, traveling at a moments notice, handling major tech installments and improvements for large corporations. We are grateful to have him here with us at Beaches Behavioral.
Andrea is the Office Manger and also a TMS Operator here at Beaches Behavioral. She has a Bachelors in Biomedical Sciences from the University of North Florida with a minor in psychology. She plans to attend Physician Assistant school in the near future. Her passion to help others is what brought her here to our office.