Dr. Winifred Williams, MD – Medical Practitioner
Dr. Winifred Williams is our onsite general practitioner. She is tasked with providing thorough medical exams to each client upon admission. Dr. Williams is passionate about helping others and prides herself on her warm and fastidious bedside manner. Her commitment to empowering her patients with the knowledge to thrive makes her an ideal physician for our precious charges.
Dr. Williams is also an integral part of our treatment team, particularly for our clients who suffer with eating disorders. Dr. Williams monitors the physical health of our clients, providing ongoing assessments and recommendations to ensure they attain optimal medical stability.
A native of Los Angeles, Dr. Williams obtained her medical degree from the prestigious Keck School of Medicine of USC. She completed her residency at Louisiana State University, specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics, for which she received academic recognition. She has extensive experience working with children who have histories of trauma and abuse as well as eating disorders, ADHD, anxiety disorders, substance abuse, psychotic disorders and mood disorders.
Dr. Williams is proud of the fact that she comes from a fine line of doctors known for delivering outstanding and compassionate medical care. Her father worked tireless for over fifty years helping underserved populations get the medical care they need. Dr. Williams and her beloved husband are the proud parents of two young boys. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and fine dining.