Dr. Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD

Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)  |  
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Dr. Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD
Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD, PhD, joined Carolina Partners in 2012 as Director of The Neuropsychiatric Clinic at Carolina Partners. Dr. Vaishnavi earned his BS in Biology from Georgia Institute of Technology, his PhD in Cognitive Science from the University of Alabama, and his MD in Psychiatry from the University of Alabama. He completed a residency in Psychiatry at Duke University, a residency in Clinical Psychopharmacology at Duke University and GlaxoSmithKline, and a fellowship in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Vaishnavi is board-certified in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties as well as board-certified in General Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has previously worked as the Director of the Neuropsychiatry Clinic and Neuropsychiatry Consult Service at Alexian Brothers Neurosciences Institute and Behavioral Health Hospital in Chicago, IL, and most recently as a Neuropsychiatry Physician at NC Neuropsychiatry Attention and Memory Center, Raleigh, NC. Dr. Vaishnavi is widely published with over fifteen articles in medical journals, several chapters in textbooks, and countless conference proceedings and abstracts. He is a member of the American Neuropsychiatric Association, ISTAART (Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimher's Disease Research and Treatment), and the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Vaishnavi recently completed a Visiting Fellowship in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation at Duke University. He offers evaluation, testing, and treatment of mood, behavioral, and cognitive symptoms of neuropsychiatric illnesses like ADHD, traumatic brain injury, and dementia to adults at The Neuropsychiatric Clinic at Carolina Partners. Read Dr. Vaishnavi's chapter in the American Psychiatric Association Clinical Manual of Management of Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury. Dr. Vaishnavi's abstract entitled "Individualized Pharmacogenetic Testing Improves Mood and Anxiety Treatment Outcomes in Chronic Migraine Patients" was accepted for the American Academy of Neurology 66th Annual Meeting in 2014.

1130 Situs Ct Ste 190

Raleigh, NC 27606

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(919) 792-3940

Dr. Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD

Dr. Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD

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ADHD and-or ADD
more than 60% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 23% of peers
Adjustment Disorder
more than 8% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Vaishnavi "The Neuropsychiatric Clinic at Carolina Partners opened in 2012 with Director Sandeep Vaishnavi, MD, PhD. The clinic is located in Raleigh, NC alongside our Wellness Center. The clinic is also home to one of North Carolina's only Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) machines. The Neuropsychiatric Clinic provides every patient with cutting-edge research and technology, and the nation's leading treatments in the field of Neuropsychiatry, but in the comfort of a warm, inviting atmosphere."


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  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Geriatric Diseases
  • Mood Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Schizophrenia
  • Stroke


  • Medication Management
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Georgia Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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