Beautiful Mind Clinic is a local, independent mental health service provider serving the needs of the residents of Orlando, Florida and the neighboring areas. Our passionate team of mental health professionals is committed to maintaining your overall health and wellness.
We are proud to offer research-based mental health care services and supports, as well as early intervention services in one comprehensive integrated system.
Kenneth Ethan Lai, M.D. Founder of Beautiful Mind Clinic
Before embarking on a journey toward a medical career, Dr. Kenneth Ethan Lai was a dedicated student and foodie. After graduating from the University of California, Riverside in 1995 with a dual degree in Biology and Biochemistry he opened, “Monsoon Tropical Delight” a trendy eatery in the heart of Riverside. The eatery was a favorite among the locals and was featured on The Food Channel and televised on local medias.
Dedication to learning, in 1997, Dr. Lai became interested in the Information Technology (IT) industry. This led to the sale of the eatery and pursuit of a Master’s Degree in IT, enchanced with industry certifications. He worked in the IT industry until 2003 when he acknowledged his calling to medicine. At Saint Matthews University School of Medicine, he discovered his life’s passion and graduated in 2007.
Dr. Lai received training in General Psychiatry at Brookdale University Medical Center in New York City and Larkin Community Hospital in Florida 2010-2012. Fellowship in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Lai has traveled throughout the states as a general psychiatrist treating psychiatric illnesses in the general adult population with extensive experience in geriatrics, addiction, consultation/liaison, emergency room, and in a dual diagnosis unit. He has expertise in psychopharmacology and is trained in TMS and ECT. Additionally, he is versatile in psychotherapy and is a Certified Suboxone Prescriber. Patients may receive consultations and treatments through office based or tele-medicine.
Dr. Lai believes that “psychiatry is more than just a science of medicine, it is an art of medicine”. Patients appreciate his professionalism, patience, empathy, and caring attentive listening skills. Dr. Lai acknowledges that you have many choices in providers and would be honored to be a part of your treatment team.
Dedicated to Your Wellness
If you further inquiries or would like to discuss how we can help in your unique situation, call us 407-799-8808 or 321-848-2092 or send us a message online.