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New Psychiatrist Joins Pine Rest

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is pleased to welcome psychiatrist Wissam K. Hoteit, M.D., to the Northeast Clinic location.  He is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist.

Wissam K. Hoteit, M.D., received his medical degree at Kursk State Medical University in Kursk, Russia. He completed his psychiatry residency at the University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, where he also recently completed his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship. Dr. Hoteit was involved in research and served as chief resident in his final year.

During his fellowship, Dr. Hoteit gained extensive experience with children and adolescents with mood disorders, anxiety, ADHD and pervasive developmental disorders. He is also fluent in Arabic, English and Russian.

Dr. Hoteit is accepting new clients at the Pine Rest Northeast Clinic at 3225 Evergreen Drive, Suite 301, Grand Rapids. He joins psychiatrists Randy Christenson, M.D.; Radosveta Stoyanov, M.D.; and Timothy Todd, M.D.  Call 616-364-1500 or go to for an appointment.

About Pine Rest

Pine Rest is one of the five largest free-standing behavioral health providers in the U.S., offering a full continuum of services including addiction treatment and recovery, extensive child and adolescent programs, senior care services, and Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT). In addition to the main campus in Grand Rapids, Pine Rest also has 16 outpatient locations throughout West Michigan and two in Iowa.

Pine Rest achieved a historic milestone in June 2010 when the organization marked 100 years of service to the greater Grand Rapids and national community. The Pine Rest Foundation observes an important milestone as well, 50 years of service. A year-long celebration begins in fall 2010 – 100 years of innovation, countless healing moments.