CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSGeorge S. Nasra, M.D., M.B.A.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 273-1708Office: (585) 276-6900Fax: (585) 273-1066A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentNot Accepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCHRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsProfessor of Clinical Psychiatry - Department of Psychiatry , Psychology (SMD) Patient Care SettingPsychiatryBiographyDr. Nasra is Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at URMC where he serves as Chief of the Division of Collaborative Care and Wellness, and Medical Director of Behavioral Health Partners. Dr. Nasra received his Masters of Science in molecular biology and his MD degrees from the American University of Beirut. He completed his psychiatry residency at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. He is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and a member of the American College of Psychiatrists. Dr Nasra is Board Certified in General Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine. After 20 years as a psychiatrist, Dr. Nasra enrolled in the executive MBA program at the Simon School of Business and graduated with an MBA in 2013. Dr. Nasra's career interests include collaborative and integrated care as well as increasing access to psychiatric services and reducing stigma for mental health. He is dedicating his time currently to developing new models of care integration between psychiatry and other areas of medicine, as well as developing and marketing novel employer based psychiatric services.CredentialsSpecialtiesForensic Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychosomatic Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyEducation1990MD | American University of BeirutPost-doctoral Training & Residency09/01/1991 - 08/31/1994Residency in Psychiatry at Suny Upstate Medical University09/01/1990 - 08/31/1991Internship in Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical UniversityAwards2016Mary Lou Meyers, MD Award In recognition of outstanding medical student teachingSponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry2003Nancy C. A. Roeske Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student EducationSponsor: American Psychiatric Association2000Christopher H. Hodgman, M.D. Award for outstanding performance in undergraduate medical educationSponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles2/7/2022Maeng DD, Poleshuck E, Rosenberg T, Kulak A, Mahoney T, Nasra G, Lee HB, Li Y. "Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration and Care Utilization: Implications for Patient Outcome and Healthcare Resource Use." Journal of general internal medicine.. 2022 Feb 7; Epub 2022 Feb 07. 2007Thomas L. Schwartz, M.D.; George S. Nasra, M.D.; Mark Chilton, M.S.; David Kang, M.D.; and Hari Kumaresan, M.D. "Aripiprazole Augmentation of Selective Serotonin or Serotonin Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors in the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder." Primary Psychiatry. 2007; 14(1): 67-69.2007Schwartz TL, Nasra GS, Ashton AK, Kang D, Kumaresan H, Chilton M, Bertone F. "An open-label study to evaluate switching from an SSRI or SNRI to tiagabine to alleviate antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction in generalized anxiety disorder." Annals of clinical psychiatry : official journal of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists.. 2007 19(1):25-30. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with George S. Nasra, M.D., M.B.A.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. George S. Nasra, M.D., M.B.A. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.