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Pine Rest Welcomes A New Psychiatrist

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is pleased to announce Aaron J. Plattner, M.D., as a psychiatrist for hospital based services on the main campus seeing patients in the Mulder Center.

Dr. Plattner comes to the Pine Rest after completing his residency at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill., with his last year as chief resident. He received his medical degree at Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich., and his bachelor’s degree in nutritional sciences at Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kan.

Dr. Plattner is part of a team that provides comprehensive acute inpatient care. The inpatient units are for persons who experience significant behavioral health issues. He works on Pine Rest’s main campus at 300 68th Street SE in Grand Rapids.

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 inpatient and partial hospitalization, residential and outpatient services, addiction treatment and recovery, extensive child and adolescent programs, senior care services, as well as specialized assessment and treatment clinics. 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.