Dr. Rekha Pole, Psychiatrist at Salience Health

Dr. Rekha Pole


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Be the positive influence in my patient’s life. "

An Intelligent & Dedicated Psychiatrist

Dr. Rekha Pole, a dedicated psychiatrist at Salience Health, embodies the mission and values of being a positive influence in her patients' lives. With a rich tapestry of professional experience and a diverse range of interests, Dr. Pole brings a unique perspective to her practice.

Her passion for understanding different cultures and exploring the world through travel is paralleled by her commitment to lifelong learning and reading. Outside of her professional endeavors, Dr. Pole finds solace in the simple act of walking, which allows her to clear her mind and rejuvenate her spirit.

Dr. Pole's academic journey spans continents, with a Bachelor's Degree in Medicine and Surgery from Karnatak Medical College in India, followed by specialization in Adult and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. Her credentials include Diplomate status from the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology in both General Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

Throughout her career, Dr. Pole has held various esteemed positions, including serving as an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and as the Medical Director of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Services at prestigious institutions in Dallas, Texas. Prior to her current role at Salience Health, she maintained a thriving private practice for over two decades.

Dr. Pole's contributions to the field of psychiatry extend beyond her clinical practice. She has received recognition for her expertise in areas such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Her research on childhood depression was funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, and she has presented her findings at international conferences and published in reputable journals.

In her pursuit of advancing knowledge and understanding in her field, Dr. Pole continues to demonstrate unwavering dedication and a genuine commitment to improving the lives of her patients.

About Dr. Rekha Pole


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) - Karnatak Medical College, India

  • Adult Psychiatry - UT Southwestern Medical School

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - UT Southwestern Medical School


Ages Seen

  • Ages 16-80

Insurances Accepted

  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield HMO
  • United Health
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • Medicare