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Carlin Barnes, MD and Marketa Wills, MD, MBA


Carlin Barnes, MD is a board-certified psychiatrist. For the past 17 years, she has practiced child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. She is a Behavioral Health Medical Director at a Fortune 250 health insurance company. Additionally, she has a thriving, diverse boutique private practice.

She earned her medical degree from Texas A&M College of Medicine. She trained in the specialty of psychiatry at programs at Harvard University and Emory University Schools of Medicine. While in her final year of fellowship, she served as chief resident.

Originally from Hillside, New Jersey, she currently resides in Houston, Texas with her son, Ryan. She is a member of several professional and civic organizations including The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The National Medical Association, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and National Women of Achievement, Inc. She is passionate about educating the community on mental health issues. Her other interests include travel, the arts, community service, and fashion.

Marketa Wills, MD, MBA, is a board-certified psychiatrist with a Master’s in Business Administration from the Wharton School of Business. She possesses a valuable combination of skills—sharp, analytical business acumen coupled with a natural ability to build impactful, transformative relationships with others. This compassionate behavioral health leader is the co-founder of Healthy Mind MDs, an organization whose singular goal is to inspire others to unleash their full potential by paying more attention to their own mental and emotional well-being.

She earned her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed a residency in adult psychiatry at Harvard’s Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Adult Psychiatry Residency Program. In her last year of residency, she served as chief resident.

Originally from Dayton, OH, her passions include travel, community service, and the arts. She has received numerous accolades and awards highlighting her clinical and community achievements.

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