Sochima Ochije, MD

Staff Psychiatrist

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” - MLK

Specialty
Medication Management
Geriatric
Years of Experience
1
Locations
Connecticut
New York
Education
  • Oba Okunade Sijuade College of Health Sciences, MD
  • Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Internship
  • SBH Health System, Residency
  • Emory University Hospital, Fellowship
Languages
English

Dr. Ochije is a board-certified psychiatrist trained in Adult Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry. She completed my medical training at Oba Okunade Sijuade College of Health Sciences, Igbinedion University, Okada, in Nigeria.

Dr. Ochije completed her residency at SBH Health System, Bronx, NY where she also served as the chief resident in her final year. In the period of residency, she enjoyed working as a moonlighter in several hospitals in NY and nearby CT. Dr. Ochije recently completed a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta GA where she also gathered experience in neuromodulation treatments.

Dr. Ochije has a wide range of experience in depression, anxiety, neuropsychiatric symptoms, and neurocognitive disorders. Her approach and philosophy are collaborative, supportive, and patient-centered. She support both psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy as the best modalities of treatment.

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