Iris Wellness Group Addiction & Mental Health Treatment Center in Chattanooga, TN

901 Mountain Creek Rd

Chattanooga, TN 37405

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Dr. Mohsin Ali MD - Medical Director at Iris Wellness Group

Dr. Mohsin Ali, MD

Dr. Mohsin Ali MD is board certified in Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Trained in Syracuse NY, he has worked in Tennessee for the last sixteen years, in diverse clinical settings– private practice, inpatient psychiatry, corrections, geriatric units, consult-liaison psychiatry in medical settings. But the bulk of his career, interest, and expertise lies in community mental health. He has deep respect for our consumers, enjoys watching their individual journeys unfold. He encourages them to live as fully as possible.

He completed his residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. Before moving to Tennessee, Dr. Ali lived in England, Pakistan, Philadelphia, and Syracuse. He and his wife, Umbar Shah, M.D. who is a local pediatrician, have called Tennessee home for several years now. Today, Dr. Ali is MHC’s Medical Director.

From his home in Chattanooga, Dr. Ali enjoys traveling widely, both in person and through his reading of fiction from around the world. He always makes time for family, friends, and nature.


    • Psychiatry Residency, Psychiatry
    • July 1998 – June 2001
  • Aga Khan Medical College
    • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery – MBBS, Medical Doctor
    • Oct 1991 – Nov 1996


  • Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Medical Specialties ®
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology ®

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