Dr. Parvathi Nanjundiah, MD, FAPA

Psychiatrist(#)

ALUMNUS OF: University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry
LANGUAGES: English
Dr. Parvathi Nanjundiah, MD, FAPA

 Expertise

  • Psychotic disorder
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Psychotic disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Psychosis
  • ADHD
  • PTSD
  • Dementia
  • Bipolar disorder

 Treatment Orientation

  • Medication
  • Psychotherapy

 Work experience

  • June 2017 – Present
    MetroHealth Medical Center, Attending Psychiatrist
    Providing outpatient care in the Beachwood Medical Offices. Supervising third-year Psychiatry Residents from Cleveland Clinic and MetroHealth hospitals doing their one-year outpatient rotation.
  • 2018 – Present
    Case Western School of Medicine, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
  • 2012 – Apr 2017
    Charak Center for Health and Wellness, OH Staff Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient care for patients with major psychiatric illnesses in Stow and Garfield Heights. About 10% of the patient population in Stow were students at a local university.
  • 2003 – 2011
    Coleman Behavioral Health, OH Staff Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient care for persistently mentally ill patients in the Kent and Ravenna Clinics. About 20% of the patient population were students at a local university
  • 2003 – 2004
    Northeast Ohio Psychiatric Institute, OH Consulting Psychiatrist

    Provided outpatient care, including initial evaluations for patients with predominantly dual diagnosis and chronic illnesses in the Portage Path Behavioral Health Center.

  • 2003 – 2003
    Renew Psychological Associates, Hudson, OH Consulting Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient care services.
  • 2001 – 2002
    Veterans Administration Hospital, Brecksville, OH Staff Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient & inpatient care for veterans with mood and anxiety disorders.
  • 2000 – 2001
    Community Mental Health Center, Berkeley, CA Consulting Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient care f
  • 2000 – 2001
    Napa State Hospital, Napa, CA Staff Psychiatrist
    Established a 35-bed inpatient unit for NGRI patients in the Forensic Division.
  • 1999 – 2000
    Treadway Clinic, Nashville, TN Lead Psychiatrist
    Provided clinical outpatient services, inpatient coverage for predominantly geriatric patients at Centennial Medical Center; Consultant at Centerstone Community Mental Health Center serving as Medical Director for the Phases partial hospital program, Psychiatric Consultant for the Dual diagnosis outpatient program, Madison, TN, and Psychiatric Consultant for the Adult outpatient program in Luton Mental Health Center.
  • 1999 – 2000
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN Faculty Psychiatrist
    Provided outpatient services in Vanderbilt Adult Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic.
  • 1999 – 1999
    Memorial Hospital, Nashville, TN Attending Psychiatrist

    PMR Partial Medial Hospitalization Program.

  • 1996 – 2000
    Meharry Medical School, Nashville, TN Clinical Instructor of Psychiatry
  • 1995 – 2000
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN Clinical Assistant Professor
  • 1998-99
    Mental Health Coop, Nashville, TN Acting Medical Director
  • 1994-98
    Lead Psychiatrist

    Led multi-disciplinary outpatient teams comprising psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, and nurses for a citywide case management program. Actively taught residents and medical students. Inpatient practice at Psychiatric Hospital at Vanderbilt, Parthenon Pavilion, and Centennial Medical Center. Supervised clinic physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician backup for Mobile crisis response team, respite care, and Urgecare service. Inpatient coverage of MHC patients at FHC. Supervised three advanced nurse practitioners providing individual supervision every two weeks, reviewed charts, and protocols. Attended court hearings and co-signed affidavits on MOT patients.

  • 1994 – 1994
    Community Mental Health Center, Memphis, TN Consulting Psychiatrist
    Provided weekend coverage for ER at County Hospital
  • 1991 – 1994
    The University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN Psychiatry Resident
    Rotating Assignments in ER Psychiatry, Inpatient Psychiatry, Outpatient Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry, C & L Psychiatry, and Addiction Medicine. Affiliated Hospitals: University Hospital, VA Hospital, Regional Medical Center (County Hospital), and State Hospital.
  • 1990 – 1991
    LeBonner’s Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN Rotating Medical Intern Regional Medical Center, VA Hospital
    Rotating Internship in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Neurology, and inpatient Psychiatry.
  • 1988 – 1989
    Chigateri Hospital, Davanagere, India Rotating Intern
    Rotating Internship in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, and Psychiatry

 Education

  • Medical Diploma
    J.J. Medical College, University of Mysore, India July 1982-89
  • Residency
    University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry, Memphis, TN, July 1990-94

 Other Professional Activities

  • 1999-2000
    Janssen Psychiatry advisory panel. Attended forum at Princeton, NJ February
  • 1999.
    Attended meetings in Nashville, TN, in March 1999.
  • 1998-2000
    Advisory Board for Parke-Davis. Attended panel meeting at Charleston, SC, September 1998.
  • 1997-2000
    South Central Area Neuroscience advisory panel for Eli-Lily. Attended panel meeting at Destin, FL, October 1995.
  • 1990-2013
    General Member American Psychiatric Association.
  • 2014
    Elected Fellow of American Psychiatric Association.

 Certifications ad licensure

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    Certified in Psychiatry
  • TN State Medical License
    Active through 2002
  • TX State Medical License
    Active through 2001
  • CA State Medical License
    Active through 2023
  • OH State Medical License
    Active through 2024

 Awards and Honors

  • 2014:
    Elected Fellow of American Psychiatric Association
  • 1982-1987:
    Consistently ranked among the top three students in the University Of Mysore.
  • 1980:
    Government of India, National Merit Scholarship.

 Publication

  • K. Balram and P. Nanjundiah, Neurosyphilis presenting as New-Onset Psychosis: A Case Report and Literature Review (Poster), American Psychiatric Association, 2021.

In-Network Insurance

Dr. Parvathi Nanjundiah, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist at SavantCare. She did her residency at the University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry, Memphis, TN. She received her medical diploma from J.J. Medical College, University of Mysore.

Dr. Parvathi Nanjundiah, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist. After completing her residency at the University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry, Dr. Parvathi has been providing mental health care services for the last 35 years. She has expertise in anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, eating disorder, depression, etc.