BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIANS
ALTAF MERCHANT, MD
Dr. Altaf Merchant is one of the original partners of the practice. He also trained at Johns Hopkins and is board-certified in adult psychiatry. Dr. Merchant has extensive experience treating patients in a variety of settings to include outpatient, inpatient and partial hospitalization.
DANIEL S. KIM, MD
Dr. Daniel S. Kim received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University, and attended medical school at New York University School of Medicine. He completed his psychiatric residency at Brown University Medical School in Providence, RI. Since then, Dr. Kim has worked at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Sheppard Pratt Health System. He is board-certified in adult psychiatry and has extensive experience in treating patients in a variety of outpatient and inpatient settings. His special interests include affective and anxiety disorders.
Dr. Siddharth Bajpai, MD
Dr. Bajpai completed his residency in Psychiatry from University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, where he served as the Chief Resident for the program in his final year. He won the prestigious Winokur Research Award for resident research at University of Iowa in 2011 and 2013, and was appointed to the prestigious Physicians Scientist Training Pathway Program at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics as well which culminated in his publishing a research paper on the association between late life depression and obstructive sleep apnea in a peer reviewed journal in 2014. Subsequently he completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine under the auspices of the department of Neurology at University of Iowa. He is board certified in Psychiatry and board eligible in Sleep Medicine and has experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. His current clinical interests include the relationship between sleep related breathing disorders and late life affective disorders and is fluent in both English and Hindi.
 1. Bajpai, S., et al., Obstructive sleep apnea and risk for late-life depression. Ann Clin Psychiatry, 2014. 26(2): p. E1-E8. PMID: 24812654
PRESCRIBING NURSE PRACTITIONER
ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
MARILYN CIMONETTI, LCPC, RN
Ms. Cimonetti is a licensed clinical professional counselor and a registered nurse. She has over twenty-five years of progressive experience providing counseling services in hospital, day treatment and outpatient settings. She received her Masters in pastoral counseling from Loyola University. Her private practice work is with adults and adolescents.
MARY COLLINS, LCSW-C
Ms. Collins is a licensed clinical social worker providing therapy services to our adult patients utilizing a holistic approach. She attended University of Maryland and received a BA degree in psychology and a Master's degree in clinical social work. She has a wide breadth of experience within different arenas including private, not-for-profit, community and university settings.
ERICA DIXON, LCPC, LCADC
Ms. Dixon is a licensed clinical professional counselor and a licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor. She has practiced in mental health and addictions services for over 12 years. She received her BA in psychology from Johns Hopkins University and her MA in psychology from Marywood University. Her private practice has focused on work with individuals, couples and families.
INDRANI MOOKERJEE, LCSW-C, DSW
Dr. Indrani Mookerjee is a licensed clinical social worker and has completed her graduate studies from Washington University in St. Louis. She has over 20 yearsí experience in working with individuals and families experiencing emotional difficulties. Her theoretical background is in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Positive Psychology. Her areas of specialization are Eating Disorders including Weight Management and Binge Eating, Mood, Anxiety and Co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders. She also treats patients who might be experiencing symptoms of Attention Deficit, Anxiety or Bipolar Disorders. She is a trained family therapist. Dr. Mookerjee also does marriage counseling and group psychotherapy. She uses a strengths-based model of treatment which focuses on problem solving and achieving measurable improvements. She has a culturally sensitive and collaborative approach to therapy.