Dr. Saurabh Mehrotra

Associate Director - Mental Health Institute of Neurosciences

Gurugram , South Delhi


Dr. Saurabh Mehrotra is currently working as an Associate Director – Mental Health at the Division of Mental Health and Quality of life at Medanta -the Medicity hospital at Gurugram(since Nov 2011). He has previously worked at the Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences, Delhi, as an Assistant Professor, for about three and a half years and has completed his post- graduation in Psychiatry followed by 3 years of senior residency from the same institute, a premier Neuroscience institute in India. Dr. Saurabh has completed his M.B.B.S from Stanley Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He has extensive experience in the management of all mental disorders, such as the Major Psychosis(Schizophrenia, Bipolar disorder), Affective disorders, Substance abuse, Somatoform disorders, Anxiety disorders ( Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Phobias, Panic disorder, Generalized Anxiety disorders),Neuropsychiatric disorders, Psychosomatic conditions and Psychological problems of medically ill. Dr. Saurabh’s areas of interest include Positive, Promotive and Preventive health( particularly from the Psychological perspective ), Psychotherapeutic techniques, Stress and Anger management, Crisis Intervention, Counseling for Substance Abuse, New age Addictions (Internet, Mobile phones, Video games), Eating disorders, Neurobiology and Genetics of Psychiatric disorders and Disorders of Children and Adolescents.

Medical Qualifications

D.N.B. (Psychiarty)National Board of Examinations2004
M.B.B.SThe Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University1996

Specialization and Expertise

  • Mood Disorders
  • Child/ Adolescent Disorders
  • Psychosomatic Disorders