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Primary Area of Expertise

Forensic Psychiatry

Expert Witness Profile

Dr. Adhia is double-Board-Certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at University of Texas Medical Branch. In forensic and clinical practice, he assesses psychiatric injury, disability, competency, intentional infliction of emotional distress, abuse, violence, and satellite conditions: PTSD, Anxiety and Depressive Disorders, and risk of suicide. Dr. Adhia treats prisoners in maximum security prison, psychiatric hospitals, on Death Row and in Isolation. In addition to civil and criminal venues, he volunteers with Physicians for Human Rights conducting forensic evaluations of victims of kidnapping/false imprisonment, undue influence, human trafficking, battery, sexual assault, and fear of imminent death.

Education & Licenses

Texas Medical License Q0720; Board Certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry by the ABPN