Douglas R. Eitel, MD


Dr. Eitel is the Medical Director and owner of Doug Eitel MD, PLLC. He currently devotes this practice to helping children, teens and young adults build their personal success stories.


Prior to medical school, Dr. Eitel earned his law degree at the University of Virginia and his MBA at Cornell University. He served as a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division and deployed with this unit to the Middle East. Later, as a JAG lawyer, he practiced law in Alaska and Seattle. After the military, Dr. Eitel practiced health care and family law in Boston and Vermont. He was also a tenured university professor where he taught business law. His law background is currently applied to forensic aspects of psychiatry. Dr. Eitel completed his psychiatry training at Wake Forest University Medical Center where he was appointed Chief Resident. Dr. Eitel has been treating children, teens, and young adults in the Greenbrier Valley since 2003.


While seeing patients in West Virginia,  Dr. Eitel recently served as the Medical Director for the War Heroes Hospital in Colorado. This hospital is designed to treat young men and women returning from active duty combat missions with PTSD. He also served as the Medical Director for the Colorado Autism Center.