Thomas Gratzer

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Thomas Gratzer

Contact Info

Office Phone 651-645-3115

Fax 651-645-2752

Office Address:
Psych Recovery
2550 University Avenue
Suite 229N
St. Paul, MN 55114

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

MD, MD, University of Manitoba (1989)

Residency, Psychiatry, University of Manitoba (1990-1994))

Fellowship, Forensic Psychiatry, Rush-Presbyterian/St. Luke's Center, Chicago, IL (1994-1995)

BS, Medicine, University of Manitoba (1989)

University of Manitoba, Faculty of Science (1982-1984)

University of Manitoba, Medical School (1984-1989)


Professional Associations

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
  • Minnesota Psychiatric Association
  • Ramsey County Medical Association



  • Gratzer, T., Matas, M. The Right to Refuse Treatment: Recent Canadian Developments. Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 22(2), 249-256.
  • Gratzer, T., Bradford, J. Offender and Offense Characteristics of Sexual Sadists: A comparative study. American Academy of Forensic Sciences, 40(3), 450-455.
  • Gratzer , T., Bradford, J. Munchausen syndrome. The Canadian Journal of Diagnosis, 11(8), 69-77.


Academic Interests and Focus

Working with trainees in the Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, University of Minnesota

Teaching Areas

Lecturer to medical students and psychiatry residents-Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN


Board Certifications

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada (Psychiatry)
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Subspecialty Certification in Forensic Psychiatry
  • Minnesota Medical Board
  • South Dakota Medical Board