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Dr. Sonia Parikh, MD

Psychiatrist

Redondo Beach, CA

Dr. Sonia Parikh, MD is an adult psychiatrist and cofounder of Savant Care, Inc. She has expertise in the treatment of depression, anxiety, panic disorder, insomnia disorders, adult ADHD, OCD, PTSD, bipolar disorder, sleep, alcohol, marijuana and benzodiazepine use disorders. She completed her residency training at Stanford University, where she gained expertise in treating the entire spectrum of mental illness through an integrative approach to psychological well-being. After residency, she completed a fellowship in psychoanalytic psychotherapy through the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis. She attended UC San Diego School of Medicine for medical school, where she graduated with honors and was heavily involved in community outreach and increasing awareness for mental health issues. She obtained her bachelors degree from Cornell University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Sociology and South Asian Studies. Dr. Parikh is extremely invested in the well-being of her patients, and utilizes her extensive medical, sociological and psychological training to provide the most comprehensive and compassionate care for the people she treats. She supplements her biologic conceptualization of mental illness with her deep understanding of psychoanalytic thought, which enables her to think holistically about the human experience and pathologies that may arise. Dr. Parikh is also highly involved in both local and international community service projects. She is currently on the editorial board for an international journal.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Alignment Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Psychiatrist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Psychiatry (Psychiatry and Neurology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of California, San Diego, Doctor of Medicine
  • Stanford University, Residency in Psychiatry
  • Cornell University (Bachelor’s)

Professional memberships

  • San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
  • American Psychiatric Association

Awards and publications

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1306102256

Overall rating
4.6
Recent reviews
I was very please and impressed w Dr. Parikh at my first appt. She is very educated. She has true concernfor her patient. She paid attention to what medications I am taking and their drug interaction. She is the true definition of a great doctor. Savant Care, you are extremely lucky to have her on your team.
I was very please and impressed w Dr. Parikh at my first appt. She is very educated. She has true concern for her patient. She paid attention to what medications Iam taking and their drug interaction. She is the true definition of a great doctor. Savant Care, you are extremely lucky to have her on your team.
Initials hidden · June 9, 2019
Very friendly, professional, smart, insightful, helpful, pleasant. I felt comfortable right away and am pleased with her care.
Very friendly, professional, smart, insightful, helpful, pleasant. I felt comfortable right away and am pleased with her care.
Initials hidden · More than 1 year ago

Dr. Sonia Parikh's office location

SavantCare

510 North Prospect Ave, Suite 304

Redondo Beach, CA 90277

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I was very please and impressed w Dr. Parikh at my first appt. She is very educated. She has true concern for her patient. She paid attention to what medications I am taking and their drug interaction. She is the true definition of a great doctor. Savant Care, you are extremely lucky to have her on your team.

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Polite, nice, well spoken, knowledgeable.

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Very professional and efficient

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Very friendly, professional, smart, insightful, helpful, pleasant. I felt comfortable right away and am pleased with her care.

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I've been to a lot of different psychiatrists and Dr. Parikh is far and away one of the most empathetic and understanding, in my experience. Very highly recommended.

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I started with Dr. Parikh a year ago, and what has made all the difference is her willingness to collaborate with other specialists to understand the mechanics and treatment of comorbid conditions. This, and her patience while intelligently and methodically making it through the labyrinth of treatment approaches and their impacts on many aspects of my well-being, made it possible to achieve a quality of life that I had given up on long ago. While her expertise and discipline in treatment is admirable, what’s equally satisfying is that she has been approachable, empathetic, mindful, clever, and non-judgmental. Eventually the word will get out and she’ll stop taking on new patients, so get a move on… --A very satisfied patient

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What a fantastic young doctor. Sonia is very professional and quite knowledgeable. Impressed 5 star *****

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Dr. Sonia was helpful,a great listener, and gave excellent advice on next steps

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very engaging, thorough and personable while upholding her professional position as a physician.

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