S.A. Manohara, MD is a board-certified psychiatrist with specializations in addiction, forensic, and geriatric psychiatry. He graduated from residency at Boston State Hospital and has practiced in Bakersfield, CA for 30 years. He was awarded Life Fellow status by the American Psychiatric Association. He served as Department Chair and Chief Medical Officer at Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Manohara, also founded the Truxtun Psychiatric Medical Group, which has grown to be the largest psychiatric private practice in Kern County, CA. He has been an investigator for various clinical trials for new psychiatric medicines and was one of the first psychiatrists in the area to use the cutting edge technology of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to help treat depression.
Dr. Manohara and his wife, Jayashree are the parents of three adult children and reside in Bakersfield, CA.