Office Staff: Pam L. - office manager, Gloria -admin help; Shreya- admin help
Doctor: Meghna Joshi, M.D.
Board Certified in General Psychiatry
Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Meghna Joshi, MD completed her residency training in general psychiatry at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and served as Assistant Chief Resident during her last year. Dr. Joshi completed her fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Texas A&M University Scott and White Hospital program in Temple, Texas and served as the Chief Resident. While training at these respected facilities, Dr Joshi worked in a variety of different clinical settings including outpatient, inpatient and emergency rooms. This allowed her to have experience with many different patient types and ages. After completion of her training, Dr. Joshi worked in a group private practice in Plano and did contract telemedicine work for rural communities throughout Texas, prior to starting her own practice in 2011. Dr. Joshi is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in both General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She enjoys spending time with her family and feels that being a parent allows her to have a better understanding of her patients and their family units.
We are a small boutique practice and that allows us to get to know our patients and their families. We are unable to handle crisis care due to the small size and nature of this office practice.
RECENTLY INTERVIEWED IN D MAGAZINE: PARENTING IN THE PANDEMIC: https://www.dmagazine.com/publications/d-magazine/2021/october/how-to-talk-to-your-teen-about-an-imploding-world-while-saving-yourself/
and DFW Child: How to Apologize to Your Child
Best Pediatric Specialists: Psychiatry (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021)
Voted by her peers as one of the Best Pediatric Specialists in the Dallas area
Best Doctors in Dallas (D Magazine): Psychiatry (2011, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
Best Doctors in Collin County: Psychiatry (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Voted as one of Dallas's Mom-Approved Docs in Child Magazine November 2012, 2013, and 2016
RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS:
1) Co-Investigator: “Pediatric Violence in a Psychiatric Emergency Room” Poster presented at the October 2004 Annual Meeting for the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law.
2) Publication: Giggie M, Olvera, Joshi M: Screening for Risk Factors Associated with Violence in Pediatric Patients Presenting to a Psychiatric Emergency Department. Journal of Psychiatric Practice 2007 Jul; 13(4):246-52. [PMID: 17667737];
Winner of TSPP Resident Paper Award 2006
Article Link: https://ur.booksc.eu/book/59207336/e874a1
Recently interviewed regarding Covid and Mental Health: https://newsbyaj.wordpress.com/2021/05/28/covid-19-and-its-affects-on-mental-health-in-children/
Listed in the New York Times,Wall Street Journal and USA today as a participant in 'Speak up for Kids' Campaign!!!
Parenting in the Pandemic, Oct 2021: https://www.dmagazine.com/publications/d-magazine/2021/october/how-to-talk-to-your-teen-about-an-imploding-world-while-saving-yourself/