Christopher O'Connell, M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow


Chris O’Connell, M.D. is a geriatric psychiatry fellow at Stanford University/VA Palo Alto Health Care System. He graduated medical school from the University of Missouri-Columbia. After completing his intern year at Tulane University in New Orleans, he finished residency at the University of Missouri, before starting fellowship at Stanford/Palo Alto VA. His clinical interests include neuromodulation, hospice/palliative care, neurocognitive disorders, and the interplay between medicine and psychiatry.

He has had experience serving veterans throughout his training and is honored to care for the veterans of Northern California.