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Vijay Gorrepati, MD

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Dell Med Directory Bio: Vijay Gorrepati, MD


The University of Texas at Austin, BS, Psychology

Texas A&M Health Science Center, MD


Residency, Psychiatry, University of Chicago Medicine

Biography and Education

Clinical Biography

Vijay Gorrepati, MD is a board-certified psychiatrist at UT Health Austin’s Bipolar Disorder Center within the Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences. He specializes in bipolar disorder using an evidence-based treatment model that integrates pharmacological treatment with psychotherapy, peer support, and expert consultation. He is also interested in mentalization-based interventions and community mental health. Additionally, Dr. Gorrepati is an associate professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

Dr. Gorrepati earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from The University of Texas at Austin and his medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center in Temple, Texas. He completed a residency in psychiatry at the University of Chicago Medicine.

Dr. Gorrepati’s research focuses on novel pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments, as well as finding a deep understanding of current treatments’ comparative indications, efficacies, and mechanisms of action.


  • Bipolar disorders

Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards & Honors

  • Gloria Park Award for Clinical Excellence in Residency, University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Chief Resident, University of Chicago Medical Center



  • UT Health Austin Clinics
    Health Transformation Building
    1601 Trinity Street, Bldg. A
    Austin, TX 78712
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