Geetha K. Paladugu, MD, is the director of InlandPsych Redlands Inc, a private practice with office locations in Redlands and Beaumont, California. Dr. Paladugu served as Chief of Staff at Redlands Community Hospital during 2018-2019.
Dr. Paladugu graduated from M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India in 1994. She obtained her Psychiatry Residency training from the University of Texas-Houston, where she was appointed the Chief Resident during 1999-2000. Dr. Paladugu is a Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.
She is the Chairman of Psychiatry at Redlands Community Hospital and Medical Director for their Inpatient, Partial Hospital Program, and Intensive Outpatient services. She serves on several committees at Redlands Community Hospital. Dr. Paladugu is active in the community education programs and has been featured on PBS-American Health Journal. Her passions include women’s health and empowerment.
She has clinical experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She treats patients with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, and substance abuse.
Dr. Murad, DO, graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California. He obtained his Family Practice residency training from Burbank Community Hospital, LAC-USC, Los Angeles, and his Psychiatry residency training from Iowa State Hospital, Iowa.
Dr. Murad has been a practicing psychiatrist for over 25 years. He cares for all ages and all psychiatric illnesses and does not specialize in any one area. He is trained and board-certified in Family Practice, as well as Psychiatry, which gives him a unique perspective and appreciation for a person’s overall well-being and care.
As Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Loma Linda and Western Universities, and site residency training director at Patton State Hospital, where he serves as Chief of Professional Education, he is intimately involved in the training of doctors and medical students. This keeps him current and up to date on the latest advances in the field of psychiatry and medicine, and helps him to serve you better.
Dr. John Riesenman, MD, graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1981. He is board- certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, with additional training in Nutrition and Functional Medicine — integrating conventional psychiatric therapies with natural approaches to healing. He has 30 years of experience treating adult psychiatric conditions. Dr. Riesenman is an associate clinical professor of Psychiatry at Loma Linda University, and is a member of the Institute for Functional Medicine and the American Academy of Environmental Medicine.
Jesus Quirarte graduated from Maryville University in 2019 with a master’s degree in Psychiatry. He has worked with the mental health population in both inpatient and outpatient settings for over seven years. Jesus is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. He is bilingual (Spanish/English) and is able to fluently converse with Spanish-speaking patients. As a nurse and now Nurse Practitioner, he is a patient advocate and believes in promoting patient health. Jesus’s passion for helping others earned him the Alice Raumin award at Redlands Community Hospital in 2018, which is awarded to only one nurse every year.