Dr. M Kaleem Arshad a board-certified psychiatrist and have been engaged in private practice in the field of psychiatry in the New Orleans area since 1990. I am a Diplomate of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with certifications in specialties of adult psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. I have been board certified in the subspecialty of forensic psychiatry as well.
I received my medical degree from Dow University of Health Sciences in 1980 and came to the United States in early 1981. After working as a volunteer physician at Children Hospital National Medical Center, Washington DC in 1981 and 1982, I served as House Officer in Psychiatry at Provident Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland from 1983 to 1985. In 1985, I moved to El Paso, Texas to start my psychiatric residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and completed my three years training in 1988.