Dr. Shankar Srinivasan, MD

Dr. Shankar Srinivasan, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Shankar Srinivasan, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Parsippany, NJ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in psychiatry.

28 Hill Rd Ste A

Parsippany, NJ 07054

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Bipolar Disorder
more than 72% of peers
more than 61% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 57% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Phobia
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Tourette's Syndrome


  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Srinivasan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Srinivasan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Srinivasan to family and friends
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Dr. Srinivasan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Mine Hill, NJ |
If you like a doctor who is texting on his phone while only half paying attention to you.......after you wait a long time to see him for your appointment.........this is your guy.
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Our "sessions" last 30 at most -- no exaggeration. I don't understand how someone can get away with charging whatever he charges (I don't read the bills) for that level of service. It's "how you doing?" "good." "any changes?" no "here's your new scrip."
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Budd Lake, NJ |
Starts off promising but after a few months you'll be waiting 45 minutes to see him for less than 5 just so he can write you a script. He does not take the patient's concerns over side effects of the medications seriously. The office is terrible to contact/make appointments with. They put you on...more
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Sparta, NJ |
Terrible bedside manner. Talks down to you and does not listen to what you have to say. Thinks he knows everything. Wait times are long and he does not even bother to get you when needed. He just yells your name from his office.
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in Denville, NJ |
In the throws of an psychotic event, Dr. Srinivasan left the psychotic patient to "make a phone call," never to return to the office. He left the consoling, etc. to his therapy/counseling/office staff. During normal office visits, Dr. S. looks to the patient's companion for answers, types on his...more
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Dr. Srinivasan accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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