Dr. Sanjoy Sathpathy is a TMS provider in San Diego.

Sanjoy Sathpathy, M.D.

Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry, ABPN
Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, ABPN
Licensed to practice medicine in State of California

Dr. Sathpathy completed his residency in Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at Brookdale University Medical Center in New York. He completed his visiting fellowship at Columbia University in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). He has been in private practice for more than a decade, focusing on treating children and adolescents all the way through adulthood and geriatric ages. He was also clinical director of Mesa Vista Hospital adult as well as child/adolescent unit. He is Double-Board Certified in Child/Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry.

Dr. Sathpathy incorporates all the resources in the community to provide his patients with the best possible treatment. He is Attending Psychiatrist at Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital. Dr. Sathpathy works with local Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOPs) for Adult population and Partial Hospital Program for Child/Adolescent population and coordinates with school systems, both in San Diego and Imperial County.

Dr. Sathpathy believes that Interventional Psychiatry has a prominent place in the field of mental health. He has seen patients who only achieved partial remission or who would like options beyond medication and talk therapy. He offers Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and performs Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT), in addition to Medication Management.

Medical Education

07/2001 – 06/2003 • Residency, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York

07/1998 – 06/2001 • Residency, General Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York

10/1992 – 11/1995 • Post Graduate Training, General Psychiatry, Utkal University, India

10/1985 – 11/1991 • Medical Degree (MBBS), Berhampur University, India

Professional Experience

09/2010 – Continuing • Attending Psychiatrist, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, San Diego, CA

08/2015 – Continuing • Continuing Private Practice, So Cal Psychiatric Care, San Diego, CA

09/2008 – 07/2015 • Adult/Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, PsyCare Inc, San Diego, CA

08/2003 – 12/31/2019 • Child Psychiatrist, Imperial County Behavioral Health Services, CA

01/1996 – 07/1997 • Senior Resident, Department of Psychiatry, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

Positions

01/2018 – 12/31/2019• Member, Medical Executive Committee, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

01/2016 – 12/2017 • Chief of Staff, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

10/2014 – 12/31/2019 • Clinical Director, Child and Adolescent Services, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

01/2016 – 12/2017 • Chair, Medical Executive Committee, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

01/2016 – 12/2017 • Member, Board of Trustees, Sharp Memorial Hospital, CA

01/2016 – Continuing • Associate Medical Director, Magellan Behavioral Health

02/2017 – Continuing • Preceptor, A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona

10/2014 – 07/2019 • Physician Informatics Advisor, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

11/2012 – 09/2013 • Clinical Director, Adult Inpatient Unit, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

01/2014 – 12/2015 • Chair, Medical Peer Review Committee, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, CA

07/2002 – 06/2003 • Chief Resident, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York

Publications

Psychiatric Morbidity in Cancer Patients: A study on patients suffering from Leukemia; a Thesis work

Extra Pyramidal Symptoms in Children on Atypical Anti-Psychotic Drugs; Journal of Clinical Psycho Pharmacology 2003

Presentations

Psychiatric Recidivism: A comparison of single and multiple readmissions; Poster Presentation, American Psychiatric Association annual conference, 2003

A study on Psychiatric Readmission: A comparison between single and multiple readmissions; Paper Presentation, Brooklyn Psychiatric Society, 2000

Awards

First position for Poster presentation, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, 2000

Second position for Paper presentation, Brooklyn Psychiatric Society, 2000

Research

Sub-Investigator of clinical trials for Schizophrenia, Depression and Bipolar Disorder in Adult population

Sub-Investigator of clinical trial for Depression in Adolescent population

Recognition

Preferred Physician; OptumHealth

Preferred Physician; United Behavioral Health

Educator of the year, 2013; Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, San Diego, California

Membership

Member, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, since 2002

Member, San Diego Psychiatric Society

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