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Christina Herring, MD

Christina Herring, MD of Zabrecky Institute of Biomedicine | Integrative and Functional Medicine | Philadelphia & VillanovaDr. Christina Herring is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of adults and teen patients with psychiatric disorders, and pain management issues.

Dr. Herring’s practice specializes in peak performance for athletics, academics, and music, and in maximizing cognitive function for optimal health and reducing stress. She works with patients struggling with depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD, ADD/ADHD, grief, relationship and gender related issues, sleep disorders, weight issues and chronic pain.

Dr. Herring believes in the ‘uniqueness’ of each patient customizing care to meet each individual's needs. She evaluates her patients psychiatrically, physically as well as neurologically in order to provide treatment incorporating psychotherapy, cognitive behavior therapy, TMS therapy, biofeedback, neurofeedback and pain management. Her objective is to apply the right therapy so that each patient experiences a significant improvement in his or her quality of life and enjoyment of life, in a timely manner.

Dr. Herring currently serves on the Admission Committee at Jefferson Medical College, and supervises residents at Drexel Medical School.


  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1975
  • Bachelor of Science, Oberlin College, 1968
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Pain Medicine