Venezia, Vanessa, MD
Vanessa Venezia, MD
Behavioral Medicine, Psychiatry
Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
Vanessa Venezia, MD is a board certified adult/adolescent/child psychiatrist and the Medical Director and Inpatient Psychiatrist for Fairbanks Memorial Hospital(FMH). In her role, she manages a 24-bed inpatient psychiatric unit treating patients presenting with acute mental illness. She also performs consultation for Emergency Room, Pediatric, and Medical/Surgical patients.
In addition to her work at FMH, Dr. Venezia serves as the Medical Director for Gateway Detox Center and is a Child Psychiatrist for Cheif Andrew Isaac Health Center.
Before joining FMH, Dr. Venezia was Chief of the Behavioral Health Department at Vassett Army Community Hospital and led a 40-person multidisciplinary team made up of psychiatrist, psychologists, social workers and marriage and family therapists. She is the President-elect of the Alaska Psychiatric Association.
Pennsylvania State University School of Medicine
Board Certified adult/adolescent/child psychiatrist