Melissa Harris Kannaday, M.D. is board-certified in both General Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, South Carolina Psychiatric Association, and the American Medical Association.
Dr. Kannaday completed her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina graduating summa cum laude before entering medical school at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Kannaday completed residency training in General Psychiatry at the University of South Carolina/Palmetto Health Alliance where she served as both Chief Resident and Assistant Chief Resident and was selected by faculty as the General Psychiatry Resident of the Year. After completing residency, she worked for several years in inpatient psychiatry at Three Rivers Behavioral Health in West Columbia, South Carolina before serving as Medical Director of the facility. Dr. Kannaday now practices exclusive outpatient psychiatry specializing in the treatment of adult depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, and women's issues.