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Dean John Rotondo, MD, PA


Dr. Dean Rotondo serves as the Consulting Psychiatrist on the medical team at Wellness Resource Center, providing psychiatric evaluation and medication management for our clients, and was WRC’s original Medical Director in 1997. Dr. Rotondo has been privately treating dual diagnosis clients in South Florida since 1992, and specializes in neuropsychiatry, neuro-psychopharmacology, and in working with trauma survivors and individuals with substance use, anxiety, and bipolar disorders.

Dr. Rotondo received undergraduate degrees in both biology and theology from Fordham University, and obtained his Degree of Medicine in 1981 from St. George’s University, after which he completed a residency in psychiatry at The University of Miami School of Medicine, and a residency in neurology at The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Rotondo is a Diplomate of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as a member of multiple professional societies, such as the American Medical Association (AMA), American Psychiatric Association (APA), and The New York Academy of Sciences. Formerly the Clinical Director at Fair Oaks Hospital in Delray Beach, Dr. Rotondo continues to serve on the department of psychiatry at both Delray Community Hospital and Boca Raton Community Hospital.

During his distinguished career, Dr. Rotondo has worked at virtually every level of chemical dependency and psychiatric illness treatment, including South County Mental Health Center, Wayside House, The Beachcomber, and the Crist Counseling Center. Dr. Rotondo has also lectured throughout the United States and internationally, and has been interviewed by both The Los Angeles Times and The Today Show because of specialization in mood disorders.

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Our son has a strong, sober network of friends and is better than we've ever seen him! Thanks to Wellness, our family has been reunited.

– Ryan M.