Sanjay Adhia, MD
, is a board-certified Forensic Psychiatrist
who provides clinical care in a psychiatric prison hospital and performs private medico-legal evaluations and other consultations. Dr. Adhia treats Death Row, Ad Seg, and other offenders with Impulse Disorders
. He also provides outpatient care to a unit that houses Death Row offenders.
Dr. Adhia is an Assistant Professor at University of Texas Medical Branch and enjoys teaching forensic psychiatry to medical students. He delivers presentations and lectures on topics including Clinical Decision Making, Treatment Resistant Depression, and other Forensic and Clinical Psychiatric subjects. In his spare time, he performs pro-bono Human Trafficking
and other evaluations for the Physicians for Human Rights.
- Dr. Adhia offers nationwide expert witness assistance with criminal and civil cases. He is able to assist attorneys, courts, insurance companies, and other agencies with evaluations, advocacy, consulting, interrogatory preparation, second opinion, IME (independent medical exam), and records review in a wide variety of cases. Dr. Adhia is adept at applying the clinical aspects of a case to the relevant law and thrives under contentious cross-examination and finds complex cases to be intellectually stimulating.
Areas of Expertise
- Correctional Cases
- Jail / Prison Standard of Care
- Alcohol Abuse
- Drug Abuse
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Sanity / Trial Competency
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