Efrat Shavit, MD

Efrat Shavit, MD

McLean Hospital Title
  • Staff Psychiatrist, Partial Hospital and Residential Services

Harvard Medical School Title
  • Instructor in Psychiatry


Efrat Shavit, MD, is the associate medical director of the Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Program at McLean Hospital. She is a board certified psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of mood, anxiety, and psychotic disorders.

Dr. Shavit has a particular interest in complementary and alternative medicine, and in her clinical practice, she uses a holistic approach that integrates biological, psychological, social, and cultural perspectives to provide comprehensive, patient-centered care.

Education & Training

  • 2002 BSc in Linguistics and Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 2010 MD, Washington University, St. Louis
  • 2010-2014 Residency in Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Fletcher Allen Health Care
Board Certifications:
  • 2014 Medical License, Board of Registration in Medicine, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 2014 Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Phone: 617.855.3513
Office Address: Belmont campus - Recreation Building, Room 135