Elena Herndon moved to the Birmingham area several years ago with
her family. She practices in a private practice setting located in
the offices at Brookwood hospital.
Herndon earned her bachelor's degree from Washington University in
St. Louis, Missouri. She went on to obtain her medical degree at
University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Her training in adult
psychiatry took her to University of Connecticut where she
successfully completed her residency. While there, she served
as chief resident and went on to earn the Resident of the Year
Herndon is certified by the National Board of Psychiatry and
Neurology. She enjoys treating a variety of conditions including
mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder; anxiety
disorders including social anxiety, panic and obsessive-compulsive
disorder; psychotic disorders and others. She is also interested on
women's health issues.
To make an appointment with Dr. Herndon, please call Mitch
at (205) 329-7805. We accept most major insurance plans including
here to retrieve the forms you will need to complete and bring to
your first appointment.