“The mystery of life isn’t a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.” - Frank Herbert, Dune
• Muhlenberg College, BS
• Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, MD
• Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadelphia, PA), Residency
Dr. Jillian Saad is a board-certified adult psychiatrist who specializes in patient-centered care. She has been practicing for over 8 years in private practice and academic medicine.
Dr. Saad focuses on medication management in 30-minute follow-up visits in conjunction with supportive and emotionally focused therapy. She takes a patient-centered approach that acknowledges all the psychosocial aspects of each individual to ensure they receive the most effective treatment possible.
She received her medical degree from UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, NJ, then moved to Pennsylvania to complete her residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Upon completion of training, Dr. Saad went into private practice for 5 years in southern NJ where she treated children, adolescents, and adults with a wide array of psychiatric disorders. She then went into academic medicine at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ where she served as the Associate Program Director of the Psychiatry Residency Program supervising and teaching both residents and medical students.
Dr. Saad has experience working with a broad range of psychiatric disorders including mood disorders, PTSD, OCD, and ADHD. She also has a strong interest in Women’s Mental Health and alternative treatment options.