Psychiatrist in San Diego, California Shreesh Prasad, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 0-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in San Diego, California Shreesh Prasad, MD

Shreesh Prasad, MD

Dr. Shreesh Prasad is a child and adolescent and adult psychiatrist with over 5 years of experience in psychiatry. Dr. Prasad specializes in medication management for the full range of mental health conditions including depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, and OCD, but especially enjoys working with patients with neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD and Autism spectrum disorder as well as those who suffer from trauma-related disorders. Dr. Prasad takes a holistic, multidisciplinary, and strengths-based approach to the patients in his care. He also emphasizes the importance of considering a person’s full environmental context, including familial, social, academic, and occupational factors. Dr. Prasad completed his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship and his general psychiatry residency at the University of California, Davis. He has a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Georgetown University. In his free time, Dr. Prasad enjoys spending time with his wife, their dog Belle, family, and friends. He also enjoys yoga, hiking, tennis, and board games.

Provider Introduction

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits
  • Sharp Health Plan

Populations

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Shreesh Prasad. You can also call 858-279-1223 to have someone assist you.

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