Dr. Nagaraja decided to become a Psychiatrist while serving as a medical officer at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He was drawn to the holistic approach that Psychiatry offers in treating the mind, body and spirit. Dr. Nagaraja completed medical school at Michigan State University. He did an internship in Neurology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He completed his Psychiatry residency at Drexel University and the Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia.
Dr. Nagaraja completed a course in Medical Acupuncture through Stanford University, and is licensed to provide this service in Virginia.
Dr. Nagaraja is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, and the American Board of Integrative Medicine. In his free time, Dr. Nagaraja enjoys reading and spending time with his family.