St. Luke’s is pleased to welcome Psychiatrist Dr. Mahamaya Bhattacharyya.
Dr. Bhattacharyya’s goal is to provide compassionate care that is evidence-based, least invasive and culturally competent. She advises patients to have good sleep hygiene, cut down on substances, and not to stop taking medications without consulting their doctor first. Her areas of interest are women’s mental health, and scientific & evidence-based management of mental health issues. She sees patients via tele-health.
Dr. Bhattacharyya earned her medical degree from the University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India. She earned a Master of Science degree in biomedical sciences from Rutgers University in Newark, NJ. She completed her residency in psychiatry at Lincoln Hospital’s Department of Psychiatry in Bronx, NY. Plus, she did a fellowship at Western Psychiatric Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. She also completed an internship at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke. She is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.