Ornella Potter, MD

Unit Chief of Adolescent Inpatient Program

Ornella Potter, MD is a board-certified pediatric psychiatrist and unit chief of the adolescent inpatient program at Bradley Hospital. She is a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.  

Dr. Potter earned her medical degree at Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She completed her pediatric internship at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, New York, and her general psychiatry residency at Vidant Medical Center (formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)/Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. She furthered her education with a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Vidant Medical Center.

Dr. Potter is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.



Bradley Hospital Outpatient Services
1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway
East Providence, RI 02915


  • Medical School:  Technological Institute of Santo Domingo
  • Residency:  East Carolina University
  • Fellowship:  East Carolina University