Dr. Trish Phuong Dinh, MD
Psychiatrist | Psychiatry8141 Bellarus Way Suite 103 Trinity FL, 34655
Dr. Dinh has resided in the Tampa Bay area since 1991 and is passionate about the mental health of our local community. Dr Dinh earned a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Biomedical Physics at the University of South Florida. She gradiated Magna Cum Laude with a 4.0 GPA, earning the King O’Neal Scholar Award for the highest GPA in her graduating class. She then went on to attend medical school at USF Morsani College of Medicine where she produced multiple research publications, abstracts, and posters. During her year of clinical research at the Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute, Dr. Dinh completed five abstracts and posters on the topic of schizophrenia. Dr. Dinh’s passion for learning and excelling at what she does continued to be evident as she received awards in medical school for Clinical Excellence in the Neuropsychiatry Clerkship for 2014-2015 and Outstanding Student in Psychiatry for 2015-2016. As the locals say, USF stands for “You Stay Forever.” Carrying on the Bull pride, Dr. Dinh also attended USF Health for her General Psychiatry Residency. During her second year of residency, Dr. Dinh was recognized for her commitment to and excellence in teaching with the Outstanding Teaching by a Resident award for 2017-2018.
Living with mental illness is just as, if not more, challenging than living with a physical illness. Dr. Dinh understands that just because an illness can’t be seen, that doesn’t mean it’s not there. She is empathetic to the suffering and struggles that patients with mental illness experience as she has multiple family members who have ADHD, anxiety, depression, OCD and/or PTSD. Advocating for the proper mental health treatment of her family members and patients is a priority for her as she has witnessed the profound effect successful psychiatric treatment can have on improving one’s quality of life.
When you see Dr. Dinh for psychiatric care, you can be confident that you’re seeing a Psychiatrist who is knowledgeable, passionate about educating her patients about their diagnoses and treatment, understanding, compassionate and empathetic. Dr. Dinh treats her patients with the same courtesy, respect and care that she expects for her family members when they receive care from their Physicians and other clinicians
Dr. Dinh opened Beacon Psychiatry in Trinity, FL in 2021, where she currently serves as the CEO, President, Medical Director and Psychiatrist. She also has a team of talented non-physician providers on staff to assist her patients. Her clinic also offers mental health counseling, both virtually and in-person for adults, couples, children, and families. Most major insurances are accepted as well as comparable cash pay rates.
Education and Training
University of South Florida MD 2016
University of South Florida Magna Cum Laude; Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences 0
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- President and CEO Beacon Psychiatry -
- King O’Neal Scholar Award for the highest GPA in her graduating class 2009 USF
- Outstanding Teaching by a Resident 2017 USF
- Clinical Excellence in the Neuropsychiatry Clerkship 2014 USF
- Outstanding Student in Psychiatry 2015 USF
- American Medical Association
Areas of research
Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute
Dr. Trish Phuong Dinh, MD's Practice location
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Get to know Psychiatrist Dr. Trish Phuong Dinh, who serves patients in Trinity, Florida.
Dr. Dinh, a dedicated psychiatrist based in the Tampa Bay area since 1991, is the President and CEO of Beacon Psychiatry. Having resided in Pasco, Pinellas, and Hillsborough counties, she possesses an intimate understanding of the region and its diverse population.
In her psychiatric practice, she approaches patient care with a blend of expertise, empathy, and compassion. She prioritizes patient education, ensuring that individuals understand their diagnoses and treatment options fully. Moreover, she treats each patient with the same level of care and respect that she expects for her own family members, reflecting her deep-seated commitment to providing comprehensive and compassionate psychiatric care.
Pertaining to her educational pursuits, Dr. Dinh earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Biomedical Physics from the University of South Florida, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a perfect 4.0 GPA. Her academic prowess was duly recognized with the prestigious King O’Neal Scholar Award, a testament to her scholarly achievements.
Continuing her academic journey at the USF Morsani College of Medicine, she showcased her dedication to research and scholarship. Her contributions include multiple research publications, abstracts, and posters, particularly focusing on schizophrenia during her clinical research tenure at the Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute. Her academic accolades continued throughout medical school, where she received recognition for Clinical Excellence in the Neuropsychiatry Clerkship and was awarded Outstanding Student in Psychiatry.
Subsequently, her commitment to education and excellence extended into her residency at USF Health, where she received the Outstanding Teaching by a Resident award for her exemplary dedication to teaching and mentorship.
However, Dr. Dinh’s passion for psychiatry goes beyond academic achievement; it stems from personal experience and empathy. She understands firsthand the challenges faced by individuals living with mental illness, having witnessed the struggles of multiple family members dealing with conditions such as ADHD, anxiety, depression, OCD, and PTSD.
Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders. These include various maladaptations related to mood, behavior, cognition, and perceptions. Psychiatrists evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders. They conduct thorough psychiatric evaluations, develop treatment plans, prescribe medication, and evaluate treatment results.
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