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Chris Pagnani, MD

Specialty: Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry


Instructor at The Johns Hopkins Hospital for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (since 2012), Supervisor for Psychiatric Residents and Young Physicians at Jefferson Hospital (since 2012), Founder and Medical Director of Rittenhouse Psychiatric Associates (25 psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners and psychotherapists providing in-office and virtual psychiatric appointments throughout PA, NJ, NY and others) and maintains a private outpatient psychiatric practice offering Telehealth appointments. Licensed Physician and Surgeon in PA, NJ, NY, DE, MD, FL and CA.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

Psychiatric evaluations, medication management and psychotherapy. Treatment for Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD and Substance Use Disorders (alcohol, opiate and other).

Awards or Certifications

Awarded Top Student in Major and Track at Vanderbilt University.

Awarded Bodine Research Award at Jefferson Medical College.

Four published manuscripts and roughly a dozen abstracts and poster presentations.

Named Chief Resident at Johns Hopkins Hospital by the Chair of Psychiatry during his final year of training.

Licensed Physician and Surgeon in 7 states (PA, NJ, NY, MD, DE, FL & CA).

Medical Director and Founder of Rittenhouse Psychiatric Associates.

What's your background, education and training?

Bachelor's of Science - Vanderbilt University.

Medical Degree (MD) - Jefferson Medical College.

Adult Residency in Psychiatry - The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Hours of operation

Monday through Thursday 9AM-8PM. Friday 9-5PM. Saturday 10-3PM.

Insurances Accepted

Fee-for-service provider.

If you have out-of-network reimbursement with your insurance plan, we will be happy to supply invoices for services rendered and bills paid, so that patients may submit for partial reimbursement to their insurance companies. Call for information. Patients may also use HSA accounts for our services.