Meet our team!
Dr. Li Liang, MD
Dr. Li Liang, MD is an American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Board-Certified Psychiatrist and Licensed Physician. After completing her psychiatric residency at Creedmoor Psychiatric Center/Columbia University Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, she moved back to San Diego and practiced at San Diego County Psychiatric Hospital and Exodus Walk-in Clinic before starting ClearInsight Psychiatry. She has been in private practice for over ten years and is also an active member of American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists. Dr. Liang combines her education, work experience and commitment to learning and self improvement to provide the best care for her patients.
She believes that good mental health is imperative for a healthy and happy life and understands that every patient’s situation is unique. Because of this, Dr. Liang takes an individualized, comprehensive and responsive approach throughout a patient’s course of care.
Dr. Liang received her masters degree in Physiology and medical degree from Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine. Dr. Liang is bilingual and can treat patients in both English and Chinese.
In her free time, she loves hiking and her favorite hike is Mt. Woodson. A place she has always wanted to travel to is Banff National Park. Her favorite holiday is Thanksgiving.
Ripal Patel, NP
Ripal Patel is our Nurse Practitioner. She attended Barnes-Jewish College in St. Louis, Missouri, for her BSN and her MSN. Her favorite part about being a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner is helping patients learn about their diagnosis. She believes in collaborating with patients to develop a treatment plan that fits their diagnosis and symptoms. Her favorite part about her job is seeing her patients improve. Her medical interests include major depressive disorder, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorders, and ADHD.
In her spare time, she loves hiking. One of her favorite hikes is the Half Dome at Yosemite. She has also recently started to rock climb outdoors. Her favorite place to rock climb is in Joshua Tree National Park. She is currently learning how to cook Indian food. Her favorite holiday is Thanksgiving.
We want all of our patients to do well. Our patients are members of our team. We are here to work with our patients to create a treatment plan that is customized to their needs.Ripal, NP
Karla is our office manager. She helps the office run smoothly and is on the frontline providing customer service for our patients. She finds her role rewarding because she can use her expertise to help patients navigate confusing questions such as insurance benefits so that patients can get the care they need to feel better. Karla is also bilingual in Spanish and English.
In her spare time, Karla loves walking. One of her favorite places to stroll is Seaport Village. Karla also loves reading. A book she recommends is “Get Out of Your Head: Stopping the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts” by Jennie Allen. Karla’s favorite holiday is Christmas.
I want patients to know that we always strive to do our best to help!Karla
Rose works at our front desk as our receptionist. Her favorite part of her role is preparing the behind-the-scenes aspects of a clinic so that patients can have a great experience with ClearInsight Psychiatry. She loves being able to help patients get the treatment they need to thrive.
When not at the office, Rose likes going to the beach and strength training when the gym is open. Her favorite holidays are Christmas and Thanksgiving.
It is really important to me that patients have a great experience with ClearInsight Psychiatry.
A big part of my job is communicating with our providers and our patients’ pharmacies to make sure our patients get their medications.
I always aim to ensure patients can get their medication in a timely manner!Rose