Dr. Phacharawut Kanchananakhin, MD


ALUMNI OF: Chulalongkorn University
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  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Substance Abuse
  • Delirium
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Psychotic Disorder

Treatment Orientation

  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychopharmacology

Work experience

  • February 2015-September 2021
    Attending psychiatrist for PMPI telepsychiatry, Ridgecrest Hospital, and Bella Sera Skilled nursing facility
  • August 2021-Present
    Attending psychiatrist for Manzanita-Salinas Program-Monterey County Behavioral Health-Interim Inc.
  • February 2018-May 2020
    Consulting psychiatrist for STARS behavioral health
  • May 2015-2018
    Consulting geriatric psychiatrist for Mind-care Solutions, Nashville, TN
  • January 2014-January 2018>
    Outpatient psychiatrist at Heritage Oaks Hospital, partial hospitalization program in Roseville, CA
  • December 2014-January 2016
    Outpatient psychiatrist at Fair Oaks Psychiatry, Sacramento, CA
  • August 2006-October 2011
    Outpatient psychiatrist at Community Psychiatry Associates, Sacramento, CA
  • August 2006-October 2011
    Inpatient psychiatrist at Woodland Memorial Hospital, Woodland, CA
  • October 2011-November 2012
    Outpatient psychiatrist at Yolo County Mental Health, Woodland, CA
  • December 2012-November 2014
    Inpatient psychiatrist at Woodland Memorial Hospital, Woodland, CA


  • July 1, 2000-June 30, 2003
    Residency Training in the USA: Department of Psychiatry
    Washington University in Saint Louis
  • July 1, 2003-June 30, 2004
    Department of Psychiatry
    John A. Burns School of Medicine
  • July 1, 2004-June 30, 2005
    Fellowship training in the USA: Addiction Psychiatry
  • July 1, 2005-June 30, 2006
    Geriatric Psychiatry
  • 2003-2004
    Residency Psychiatry
    University of Hawaii
    Residency Training in Thailand: Psychiatric Residency Training Program Department of Psychiatry
  • July 1997-June, 2000
    Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand
  • June 1990-July 1993
    Postgraduate Degree: Board of Psychiatry and Neurology The Royal College of Psychiatrists, Thailand Premed Degree:
  • April, 1996-April, 1997
    Internship: Nakhon Sawan Central Hospital
    Nakhon Sawan, Thailand
    Forensic Psychiatry Service Hospital
    (National Institute of Mental Health, Thailand)
  • June 1990- March 1996
    Medical School: Chulalongkorn University Faculty of Medicine
    Degree: Doctor of Medicine
    Primary School: Holy Redeemer School, Bangkok, Secondary School: Saint Gabriel’s College, Bangkok, Thailand English Study at Harrow House International School
    Swanage, England.
    Eastbourne International School, Eastbourne, England


  • Phacharawut Kanchananakhin: Severe Catatonia with deep infected Bedsores: Case Report at the Annual Meeting of Royal College of Psychiatrists, Thailand
    (November 1998)
  • Phacharawut Kanchananakhin: Severe Catatonia and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
  • Alzheimer’s disease Assessment Scale
    (ADAS) in Thai elderly Population


  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • American Board of Geriatric Psychiatry


  • Member of Medical Council, Thailand
  • Member of The Royal College of Psychiatrists, Thailand
  • Member of The Psychiatric Association of Thailand
  • Member of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry

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Dr. Phacharawut Kanchananakhin is a psychiatrist with over 27 years of experience. He has a lot of experience with traumatic brain injury-related psychosis, psychotic disorders, and anxiety disorders. He is an expert in dealing with addiction, geriatric psychiatry, and neuropsychiatry.

Dr. Phacharawut Kanchananakhin is a board-certified psychiatrist. He got his medical degree from Chulalongkorn University Faculty of Medicine. He has a license to operate in California.