Khyati Brahmbhatt, M.D.


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


  • Assistant Clinical Professor
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Psychiatry Department

2230 Stockton Blvd., Suite 164
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis MIND Institute

2825 50th St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

True well-being requires an understanding of the interconnectedness of systems ranging from the individual to the institutional and meaningful healing requires a holistic approach.

Clinical Interests

My main area of interests are pediatric psychosomatic medicine, neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD and 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, and medical student and resident education. I am working with a multi-disciplinary team on kids with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Brahmbhatt's research interests includes working on improving understanding of the impact of medical illness on mental health and vice versa especially pertaining to children.


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital
UC Davis MIND Institute


M.B.B.S., Grant Medical College and Sir J. J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, 2002


Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2006-2008


Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 2008-2010

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2010

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2011

Professional Memberships

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Honors and Awards

Excellence in Psychiatry Award, 2008

Best Poster Award, Collegium of Scholars, 2008

Select Recent Publications

Angkustsiri K, Goodlin-Jones B, Deprey L, Brahmbhatt K, Harris S, Simon TJ. Social Impairments in Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome (22q11.2DS): Autism Spectrum Disorder or a Different Endophenotype?  J Autism Dev Disord. 2013 Sep 13 (Epub ahead of print)

Ana-Maria Iosif AM, Sciolla AF, Brahmbhatt K, Seritan AL. Caregiver Burden in Fragile X Families. Current Psychiatry Reviews 2013, 9, 85-91

Brahmbhatt K. Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science. Romer D, Walker EF, Eds. (Book Review) Journal of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2009 Dec: 1204-1207