Skip Navigation

Margaret Goracy, MD

Staff Psychiatrist, Consultation-Liaison Service and Trauma Recovery Program
Atlanta VA Medical Center

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences



Dr. Margaret Goracy is a Staff Psychiatrist within the Atlanta VA’s Consultation-Liaison Service and the Trauma Recovery Program. She is also an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Emory University School of Medicine. In her role, Dr. Goracy psychiatrically evaluates patients on inpatient medical units and in the VA’s PTSD clinic, and also teaches fellows, residents, and medical students. Her clinical interests include functional neurological disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, delirium, personality disorders, trainee education, and telepsychiatry.

Dr. Goracy joined the Atlanta VA’s Behavioral Services Department in August 2016 after completing the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine. She graduated from Columbia University where she double majored in Economics and French & Romance Philology. After University, she completed a Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical program at the Rutgers University School of Medicine from which she received her medical degree in 2011. Dr. Goracy completed Psychiatry Residency and served as Chief Resident at Mount Sinai/SLR in NYC. She is board certified in Psychiatry and board-eligible in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry.