Lori Calabrese, MD is a psychiatrist who specializes in comprehensive and state-of-the-art psychiatric evaluation and innovative psychiatric treatment of adults and adolescents in South Windsor, CT, just minutes from Hartford.

A Leader Among Her Peers

With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Calabrese is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and completed her residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital. She has served as a clinical faculty member at both Harvard Medical School and Yale School of Medicine and is often thought of as “a doctor’s doctor,” as so many physicians and their families rely on her expertise, treatment, and referrals.

Innovative Psychiatry

Dr. Calabrese is a specialist among her peers in psychopharmacology, and incorporates the newest scientific information regarding brain health, genetic testing, inflammation and the brain-gut microbiome connection into the care of her patients.

Pioneer in Psychiatric Treatment

She is the first psychiatrist in Connecticut to expand her psychopharmacology practice to provide the most comprehensive array of treatment options available, and to offer both cutting-edge IV Ketamine infusion therapy and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) as consultation and treatment services for patients whose symptoms have not responded to other treatment. IV ketamine treatment and TMS are offered both during the day and with extended hours so that you don’t have to interrupt work or school to get well.

In her practice, Dr. Calabrese serves a broad spectrum of patients. Among her areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychiatric disorders during pregnancy and post-partum, trauma, eating disorders, ADHD, Suboxone treatment of opiate dependence, alcohol and substance use disorders co-occurring with other psychiatric disorders, and psychiatric disorders among the medically ill.

Dr. Lori Calabrese is dedicated to providing superb care. She works tirelessly with her patients, and their families and physicians, to change their lives for the better.


Wellesley College
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Additional Training

The Johns Hopkins Hospital Bayview Campus / Francis Scott Key Medical Center
Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital

License, Certifications, & Awards

Licensed in Connecticut
Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Top Docs Connecticut Magazine 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Psychiatrist of the Year, Eastern Connecticut Health Network
National Institutes of Mental Health Best Resident in Psychiatry Award
The Thomas P. Hackett Award for Excellence in Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
International Rotary Foundation Undergraduate Fellowship

Professional Activities and Memberships

American Society of Ketamine Physicians
American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology
American Society of Clinical Psychiatry
American Psychiatric Association
American Medical Association
Clinical TMS Society
Connecticut Psychiatric Society

Dr. Calabrese has dedicated her life to finding solutions for those who suffer with treatment-resistant conditions. As an expert in innovative psychiatry in the northeast United States in and around Connecticut, she welcomes questions from you. If you’d like to contact her with questions, please call or send her a note.