NMMC Behavioral Health Center Welcomes New Physician
TUPELO, Miss.–North Mississippi Medical Center Behavioral Health Center recently welcomed new psychiatrist Sarker Aleem, M.D.
Dr. Aleem is a board-certified adult psychiatrist. He received his medical degree at Dhaka Medical College in Bangladesh. He has completed a psychiatry residency and an addiction psychiatry fellowship. He is certified in psychoanalysis and is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He has worked as a psychiatrist for 22 years, and previously practiced internal medicine for 10 years.
Dr. Aleem will provide telehealth services. Through telehealth, NMMC connects area patients to specialty health care, including psychiatric services with Dr. Aleem. The telehealth consult is transmitted via a secure Internet source through video equipment and computers in the exam room that are connected to the provider’s computer.
Dr. Aleem’s wife and children are all in the medical field as well. His interests include literature, music, gardening and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers and Penguins with his family.
NMMC Behavioral Health Center is located at 4579 S. Eason Blvd. in Tupelo. For more information call (662) 377-3161 or 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).