Bhaskar N. Raju, MD

Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Bhaskar Raju psychiatrist is an expert in the field of Psychiatry and one of the most down-to-earth Psychiatrists you’ll ever meet. His compassionate and patient-centered approach is unparalleled. He listens well to his beloved patients and has a unique disposition towards helping our Central Florida community. Dr. Raju is the Owner, CEO, and Medical Director of OPA Behavioral Health (formerly known as Orlando Psychiatric Associates). He has cared for patients in the communities of Lake Mary, Kissimmee, Ocoee, Lakeland, and Orlando, Florida, since he opened his private practice in 2005. His success continues to flourish as he is in the process of expanding to the areas of Tampa and Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Raju treats patients of all ages but his specialty in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry sets him apart.

After earning his Medical Doctorate degree from the prestigious Sri Venkateswara University in Tirupati, India, Dr. Bhaskar Raju psychiatrist completed the psychiatry residency program at the Hennepin County Medical Center affiliated with the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Following his residency, Dr. Raju was selected for a fellowship in child and adolescent psychology at the University of Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida.

This specialized training underscores his commitment as a Dr Raju Child Psychiatrist and adult psychiatrist, showcasing his versatile expertise in mental health care.

The dedication and compassionate care Dr. Raju provide have not gone unnoticed; he has been honored with The Compassionate Doctor Award and recognized as a Top-10 Doctor/Specialist by Vitals, Inc. Moreover, as a Dr. Raju Adult Psychiatrist, Dr. Raju has earned the admiration and respect of Florida’s community, receiving accolades from the Patients’ Choice Awards on several occasions. His dual role as a Dr. Raju adult psychiatrist and Dr. Raju Child Psychiatrist enables him to offer comprehensive mental health services, making a significant difference in the lives of individuals and families across Florida.