Located near Park and Preston, our Cortica autism therapy and treatment center in West Plano serves the greater Dallas area from Highland Park to Grapevine and beyond. This modern, 5,500 square foot space is designed toprovide truly comprehensive care programs for children and adolescents withautism and other brain conditions. This center features:

  • Nine treatment rooms for medical evaluations and autism therapies for children

  • An indoor gym and outdoor space for sensorimotor therapies, used to enhance children’s functional skills and social-emotional development

  • A comfortable waiting area for caregivers

  • Ample free parking to make drop-off and pick-up easier for busy families like yours

  • Additional center space for medical services at 5055 W. Park Blvd, Suite 400.

With both in-center and in-home ABA therapy options, your child can receive an accurate diagnosis, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and more, from one unified team of professionals.  

Our In-Network Insurance Plans 

Our list of in-network insurance plans is below. Our team is constantly contracting with new insurance companies, so please check back often if you don't see yours. We also accept cash payments if you prefer. 

We are in-network with the following plans for all services including medical, ABA, developmental therapies, and counseling:

  • Aetna/Aetna Behavioral Health

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Cigna/EverNorth Behavioral Healthcare

  • Humana POS, PPO

  • Provider Network of America

  • United Healthcare/Optum Behavioral Health

We are in-network with the following plans for Behavioral Health services only:

  • Scott & White Health Plan

  • Friday Health Plans EPO, PPO

Always check with your insurance plan before getting care. Even if you see your insurance plan listed, certain products or services may not be included.  If your care is not covered, Cortica accepts self-pay patients. If you do not see your health insurance plan listed above or have a plan that falls under ABA coverage only, we encourage you to reach out to our enrollment team at (888) 885-5068. They can help your family navigate your specific insurance coverage.

The Plano Team


5085 W Park Blvd, Ste 200, Plano, TX 75093


(469) 409-4557

Center Hours

M-F: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sat: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (medical telehealth appointments only)

Sun: Closed

Phone Operator Hours

M-F: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sat-Sun: Closed

Safi Shareef, MD

Safi Shareef, MD

Pediatric Neurologist | Medical Director

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Sailaja Golla, MD

Sailaja Golla, MD

Pediatric Neurologist

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Dr. Theresa Mutzig-Erwin

Dr. Theresa Mutzig-Erwin


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Laura Bierck

Laura Bierck

DT Area Manager, Speech-Language Pathologist, and BCBA

Punam Malani

Punam Malani

Nurse Practitioner

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Christine Jimenez

Christine Jimenez

ABA Site Manager