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  • Anthony Bassanelli, MD

    Anthony G. Bassanelli, MD


    • Psychiatry*
    • * Indicates Board Certified in this Specialty
    Palm Desert

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    Anthony G. Bassanelli, MD
    44530 San Pablo Avenue
    Suite 202
    Palm Desert, CA 92260

    Anthony G. Bassanelli, MD


    • Psychiatry*
    • * Indicates Board Certified in this Specialty
    Board Certified in General Adult Psychiatry, Anthony G. Bassanelli, MD,areas of expertise include psychopharmacology of affective disorders; anxiety disorders and psychotic disorders; psychodynamic psychotherapy with adults; forensic mental health evaluations for conservatorships; and competence for treatment.

    “I find each patient has a unique and interesting story to tell and I really value the art of listening. There have also been so many advances in psychiatric medical treatments and it is gratifying to help patients recover from disabling depression, anxiety and mood swings.”

    Dr. Bassanelli received his bachelor of science degree in biology from St. Bonaventure University in St. Bonaventure, New York, before completing his masters at State University of New York in Buffalo. After receiving his medical degree from Albany Medical College of Union University, Dr. Bassanelli then completed his internship and residency at the University of California, Los Angeles Neuropsychiatric Institute in adult general psychiatry.

    After working for several years in New York, Dr. Bassanelli moved to the Coachella Valley, where he has worked in private practice as a psychiatric medical director and as a psychiatric consultant for the past 13 years. Dr. Bassanelli was also the psychiatric medical director at the Oasis Rehabilitation Center in Indio for nine years. He has been recognized among the Palm Springs Life Coachella Valley Top Doctors for six years.

    Professional Details

    • English
    • 36 years
    • 14 years

    Professional Education

    • Albany Medical College of Union University
    • UCLA /VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
    • Resnick UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital

    Board Certification

    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    Publication Date: April 17, 2024