Michelle Pent, MD, MPH, DFAPA

Michelle Pent, MD, MPH, DFAPA



University of Chicago 

Harvard University, Master's Degree in History of Science

Tufts University, Master's Degree in Public Health 

Tufts University School of Medicine, MD

Harvard Medical School, Psychiatry Residency Training 

Board Certifications

General Psychiatry 

Addiction Medicine 


Dr. Pent is a psychiatrist with board certifications in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine.

She grew up in San Diego, and attended college at the University of Chicago. Dr. Pent has a Master’s Degree in the History of Science from Harvard University and a Master’s Degree in Public Health from Tufts University. She attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine and completed her residency training in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, where she served as the Chief Resident for Massachusetts Mental Health Center and the Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program.

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

She has interests in primary care integration, treatment for co-occurring disorders, and has worked extensively in outpatient and residential substance abuse programs and in outpatient and inpatient psychiatry programs.

Dr. Pent was awarded a distinguished fellowship by the American Psychiatric Association in 2019 and currently practices and consults with healthcare organizations in North Carolina, California and New Mexico.