Paul R. Borghesani M.D., Ph.D.

 Paul  R. Borghesani M.D., Ph.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Psychiatry

Services

Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Languages

English

Locations

Primary Location

Psychiatry Consultation Service at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.3452|Map It 

Bio

Paul R. Borghesani, M.D., Ph.D., is a board-certified psychiatrist who provides emergency psychiatric care and pharmacologic management to patients with acute psychotic illnesses at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle.

Dr. Borghesani’s clinical interests include bipolar and related disorders; delirium; dementia and other neurocognitive disorders; neurodevelopmental disorders; schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders; traumatic brain injuries; depressive disorders; disruptive, impulse control and conduct disorders; cognition; learning and memory; emergency psychiatry; neurobehavior; medical care of the seriously mentally ill; and neuropsychiatry.

His research focuses on the study of aging and cognitive impairment to understand what constitutes healthy or optimal cognitive aging, and the use of neuroimaging to differentiate benign age-related cognitive changes from early dementia.

Dr. Borghesani is an assistant professor in the clinician educator pathway at the University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, as well as assistant director of its psychiatry clerkship.

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Harvard Medical SchoolMedical education2001

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2001

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyPsychiatry2007
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