Melissa Chan, MD serves as Medical Director for Ascendant Behavioral Health. Dr. Chan oversees all Medication Management and Ambulatory Detox services for the treatment of substance addiction. This includes treatment for alcohol, benzodiazepines (Valium, Xanax), Opioids (Heroin, OxyContin), Cocaine, combined substances, and prescription medication.
Dr. Chan has extensive experience with inpatient and outpatient Medication Management. She graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine and has worked in both hospital and clinic settings. She spends time with each individual to establish a detailed symptom and health history and to talk about available treatment options. Working hand in hand with the patient as a partner and working closely with therapists, she will provide therapies that really work for the patient. Respect, confidentiality and flexibility are the basis of her practice.
Dr. Chan looks forward to meeting you! For an appointment call (801) 212-9591.