Dr. Shobha Chottera, MD

Dr. Shobha Chottera, MD

Psychiatry •  Female • Age 62

Accepting new patients

Dr. Shobha Chottera, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Red Bank, NJ and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chottera has more experience with Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Kasturba Med College Manipal Academic Higher Ed Manipal And Mangalore Karnataka medical school in 1982. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center and Jersey Shore University Medical Center. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chottera to book an appointment.


Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Faculty

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(732) 201-3848
Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Faculty1 Riverview Plz Red Bank, NJ 07701

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I have had very bad experience with Dr. Shobha A Chottera. I immediately felt comfortable in her presence. Maybe she is knowledgeable but definitely not understanding and caring. She is acting like she is the boss and you are nothing. Dr. Shobha A Chottera is the worst doctor that I have ever met.
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Dr. Chottera accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chottera

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chottera treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chottera treats other conditions, please contact the office at (732) 643-4363.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Chottera typically treats 53% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Dr. Chottera's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.


  • Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


Umdnj New Jersey Med School
Residency Hospital
Kasturba Med College Manipal Academic Higher Ed Manipal And Mangalore Karnataka
Medical School


  • English
  • Hindi


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Affiliated Hospitals

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Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center

Holmdel, NJ

58% Patient experience rating, 11% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Neptune, NJ

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Riverview Medical Center

Red Bank, NJ

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)