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Melanie Scharrer

Credentials: MD

Position title: Psychiatrist

BS, UW-Madison
MD, UW-Madison School of Medicine & Public Health
Fellowship and residency, UW-Madison School of Medicine & Public Health, Department of Psychiatry

“College can be a time to build lifelong wellness practices.” says Dr. Melanie Scharrer,  who observes students also face many challenges,  “Partnering with my patients to meet their goals is rewarding work.” 

Dr. Scharrer’s professional interests include Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders, caregiver support, and transcultural psychiatry.   She maintains membership in the Physicians for Human Rights’ Asylum Network and the GLMA’s out-provider directory

When she’s not in the clinic, you’ll find Melanie playing with her young kids, gardening, and exploring new places outdoors.