Healthcare Practitioners

Mantosh J Dewan, MD

Mantosh J Dewan, MD
Appointed 07/01/75
325 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Building
713 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5540

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Center for Neuropsychiatric Genetics
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1979
  • MD: University of Bombay, India, 1975

Clinical Interests

  • Tailoring treatments for individudal patients:  integrating psychotherapy and psychopharmacology

Research Interests

  • Treatment issues in schizophrenia:  economics of health care.

Specialties & Certification

  • Psychiatry

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Adults
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Schizophrenia


  • Adults


  • Diagnostic Assessment
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Psychopharmacology


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Research Abstract

Mantosh Dewan, MD is SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and former Chair, Department of Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York, where he has also served as Director of Undergraduate Education and Director of Residency Training. His 200 papers, chapters, abstracts and presentations are on topics that range from brain imaging and economics of mental health care to psychotherapy. His work is currently funded by grants from the National Institute of Mental Health [NIMH] and Health Resources and Services Administration [HRSA]. He is co-Editor of two books:  The Difficult to Treat Psychiatric Patient [2001], which has been translated into Italian and Spanish and The Art and Science of Brief Psychotherapies [2004], which has been translated into Italian, Japanese and Chinese and chosen for the Core Competencies in Psychotherapy Series by the American Psychiatric Associations’ press. He has an active clinical practice and is listed in The Best Doctors in America. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and has received the Scientific Achievement Award from the Indo-American Psychiatrists Association, the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, the 2010 George Tarjan Award from the American Psychiatric Association was invited to present the 2nd A P Patkar Oration at TN Medical College in Mumbai in 2010. He has served on the Editorial Board of Annals of Clinical Psychiatry and Surgical Neurology.

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