Shrina Desai, MD

Provider Type: Psychiatrist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

Shrina Desai, MD

Shrina Desai treats patients between the ages of 5 and 30.

Dr. Shrina Desai joined Commonwealth Counseling in November 2018 and sees patients at the Midlothian office. She received her medical school education from the American University of the Caribbean and went on to complete her internship, residency, and fellowship training at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. She is board eligible in both Adult Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and is also a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP).

Dr. Desai is interested in working with children, adolescents, and young adults, and believes in a patient centered approach that involves collaborating with the patient, physician, and other providers. Her areas of interest include, but are not limited to: depression, anxiety, LGBTQ, trauma, grief, ADHD, and bipolar disorder


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry

Education & Certifications

  • Doctor of Medicine from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
  • Internship from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Residency from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Fellowship from Virginia Commonwealth University


Midlothian, VA
15521 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 105
Midlothian, VA 23113-7313
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