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Sanjay Chandragiri

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Medical Education
North Campus

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building
525 Pine St.
Office 4035
Scranton, PA 18509

Scranton Counseling Center
326 Adams Ave.
Scranton, PA 18503
Fax: 570-963-1953


In addition to his medical practice and his duties at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Sanjay S. Chandragiri, MD, is also the founding program director for The Wright Center’s residency program in psychiatry.

Recent publications

  • Chandragiri S. Substance Induced Mood Disorders. Medscape. September 2016
  • Koch A, ChandragiriSS, Rizvi S, Petrides G, Francis A. Catatonic Signs in Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome. Comprehensive Psychiatry 2000;41:73-75
  • Francis A, Chandragiri SS, Rizvi S, Koch M, Petrides G. Lorazepam in the treatment of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome. CNS Spectrums 2000;5:54-57
  • Chandragiri SS, Pasol E, Gallagher RM. Lithium, ACE inhibitors, Verapamil and NSAIDs can be a fatal combination. Psychosomatics 1998;39:281-282
  • Francis A, Chandragiri SS, Petrides G. Catatonia as a risk factor for NMS. Am J Psychiatry 1998;39:281-282
  • Chandragiri SS. ECT in treatment resistant depression. Am J Psychiatry 1997;154:721-722


MD – Manipal University, India
Residency in Psychiatry State University of New York at Stony Brook