Women's Health Wilmington

Psychiatric Medicine

Office Hours:


Open Thursdays and Fridays from 8:30 to 3pm, evenings and weekends by appointment, and Wednesday mornings by phone with Rikki for scheduling and billing

Dr. Alyssa Thompson is an ABPN board-certified adult psychiatrist and member of the North Carolina Medical Society, the North Carolina Psychiatric Association and the American Psychiatric Association who has been providing excellent medical care in Wilmington since 2014.  

Outside of private practice, Dr. Thompson also works an attending physician at the Behavioral Health Hospital and emergency department of New Hanover Regional Medical Center.  She is currently Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at NHRMC and an adjunct associate professor of medicine for the Department of Psychiatry of UNC.

She relocated to North Carolina from Ohio after medical school and residency training at the University of Cincinnati to enjoy the beach and sunshine with her husband, two children, and the family pets.


Dr. Thompson enjoys traveling, reading, dog walks, painting, and relaxing on the beach. She loves a good book recommendation!