Dr. Puri is a board certified psychiatrist, in private practice in Los Angeles. He practices multiple forms of psychotherapy, including hypnosis, in addition to managing medications. He attended medical school at University of Rochester, and specialty training in psychiatry at UC San Diego. He is currently a clinical Assistant Professor at UCLA, and the President of the Psychiatric Clinical Faculty Association at UCLA.
In his non-clinical time he consults and writes for TV, and is the Chief Medical Officer for an online mental health hub, OOTify — OOTify.com