Dr. Alva received his education at the California State University of Fullerton and the Autonomous University of Guadalajara Medical School.Dr. Alva received his education...
Jennifer Sebastian, PA-C received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine. Knowing she wanted to pursue a career...
Sheena Patel, PA-C completed her undergraduate studies at University of California Irvine, earning a Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences. She concurrently performed...
Yvette Elpidio received her Master's degree in nursing with an emphasis on family practice from the California State University at Long Beach. She is Board Certified...
Dr. Alva founded PNS to provide the highest quality treatment in the field of psychiatry, as such PNS serves as a peer recognized model of exemplary mental health care for children, adolescents, adults and seniors.
If you are visiting us as a new patient, for your convenience, you may wish to download and print our "New Patient Packet" located in our home page...
She is sharp, efficient and able to assess my needs. She will not waste your time. I never
wait longer than 15 min ( max) to see her. I highly recommend her:) She also is flexible
with adding and changing appointments
-Evelyn D. La Habra, CA
Excellent doctor, very considerate to patients needs. Listens to patient and family members.
-Lakewood, Feb 1st 2017
He's a great psychiatrist and was able to get me on medications that changed my life. A God
send. From www.healthgrades.com
-J.R.W Irvine, Oct 10th 2016
Amazing human an angel from God! I have seen many doctors no one helped me like he did , the
combination of medication and his attitude towards life is what helped me! From www.healthgrades.com
-Monterey, CA May 4th 2016
Dr. Sheena Patel was amazing at listening to what I had to say. She explained everything thoroughly and offered me an opportunity to ask any questions. I did not feel rushed whatsoever ... The office is very clean, peaceful and beautifully furnished. Plenty of cozy places to sit comfortably ...
PS it's definitely the place to go on a summer day because the air conditioning is outstanding! -KP www.google.com
Super professional, knowledgeable, and friendly doctors. Dr. Alva is my favorite--he is so caring, fun, and welcoming. I have also been with Dr. Sheena and she's nice too. I would not choose to go anywhere else! I like that they work with my medical insurance as well. So thankful.
Been going to their orange office for 2 years till they closed it. Still go here and people are extremely nice. Never had a nicer or cleaner office for this type if industry.
Because Dr. Alva is one of the best psychiatrist in OC good to his patients and people around him. He is down to earth!! www.facebook.com
Compassionate expert professionals! They care about their patients and it shows! www.facebook.com
The world needs more of their kind of professional care. People can really heal here. www.facebook.com
Luke Caleb Lamar
I've been to many psychiatrists office for my anxiety medicine and I can honestly say this is the best. Jennifer Sebastian is an amazing medical expert who truly takes the time to listen to me and understand my needs without over prescribing anything. I never feel rushed, I always feel heard and taken care of. I've been able to get off antidepressants entirely through a mixture of reducing my dose along with healthy daily habits which they have been very supportive of.
Marleny and V in the front desk are very sweet and inviting, and give the entire office and air of friendliness and warm. They make my monthly visit something I look forward to. I never have to wait very long and I truly feel well taken care of.www.yelp.com
Good day to all. I have been a patient here for about 7 years. I am very satisfied. It is clean. There is parking. The staff show willingness to support the patients schedule and needs. The Doctors are understanding and considerate. I certainly recommend this Facility. www.yelp.com
This place is amazing; to be more exact, Jennifer Sebastian is very knowledgeable. Someone very close to me has been suffering from anxiety and depression for a long period of time. We've been to different psychiatrist and medical professionals and this is the only place we felt comfortable and cared for! Jenn was very confident in her decisions made and really gave us knowledge of everything something the previous doctors didn't do. Front desk was very friendly and made us feel welcome! Looking forward to next visit, thank you PNS. www.yelp.com
I have been seeing Dr. Alex Alva for years and he saved my life. He is the most kind and caring Psychiatrist I have seen. When I first started seeing Dr. Alva his staff was rude and uncaring. He told me he was working on getting the right staff and I must say he has. The staff is caring and helpful. Rachel has helped me with my medication that my insurance company would not cover and they finally answer the phones. I am happy that the staff now represents the doctor I trust. www.yelp.com
I must say that i was more than hesitant when scheduling an initial consultation. This was my first time being seen in this field, so i was very nervous. I must say, i am so happy i found this office. I didn't experience anything unusual when it comes to new patient check in. I was seen shortly after arriving and did not have to wait- which i was thankful for since i have a hectic schedule my lunch breaks are my only time to get away. I am so happy to have met dr Sebastian. She made me feel so comfortable from beginning to the very end! She was very knowledgeable and it felt so nice to be heard and get feedback to better understand what is going on and how i can be helped. Thank you! www.yelp.com