Dr. Deval Zaveri is the director of Sheppard Pratt’s Women’s Mental Health Program, and working as an ECT specialist in the department of neuromodulation. Prior to joining Sheppard Pratt, Dr. Zaveri served as the Medical Director for Adult Inpatient Psychiatric Services at Kings County Hospital Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Dr. Zaveri completed her residency at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, and received her MBBS at Nashik University in Mumbai, India. Dr. Zaveri currently serves as president of the Brooklyn Psychiatric Society and is board certified in psychiatry and neurology.
Nashik University, Mumbai, India
Downstate Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Brooklyn, NY
Psychiatry and Neurology
- Member, American Psychiatric Association (APA
- Member, New York State Psychiatric Association (NYSPA)
- Member, Brooklyn Psychiatric Society (BPS)
- Member, National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI)
‘Primary Psychiatric Prevention in Children & Adolescents’. Madhusoodanan S, Opler M, Zaveri D, Sodhi D. Anals of Clinical Psychiatry, 22(4)/20-234/November 2010
‘Paliperidone Use in Elderly’. Madhusoodanan S, Zaveri D. Current Drug Safety, 5(2)/149-152/April 2010
Trials and Tribulations post-match: International Medical Graduates’ Perspective. Zaveri D, Shah S, Puttichanda S, Reinhardt M, Goldfinger S, Academic Psychiatry, June 2011
Article reviewer for manuscript, ‘Substance Abuse and Other Risk Factors Uniquely Associated with Recurrent Homelessness after First Episode’. Journal Psychiatric services, 2011
‘Persistent Psychosis due to Single Dose of Ecstasy’. Zaveri D, Virani S, Cureus July 2018
‘A Case of Psychosis and Dissociation in a 38-year-Old Woman’, Zaveri D, Brainch N, Psychiatric Annals, November 2019
‘Scaling the great wall: The impact of communication barriers on quality of psychiatric care in Chinese patients’ Zaveri D, Virani S, International Journal of Social Psychiatry, December 2019