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Dr. Keerthi Sagar

Dr. Keerthi Sagar

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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

Psychiatrist

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4 Years Experience Overall  (2 years as specialist)

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Dr. Keerthi Sagar is a Psychiatrist in Koramangala 5 Block, Bangalore and has an experience of 4 years in this field. Dr. Keerthi Sagar practices at The Reach Clinic in Koramangala 5 Block, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2010 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from Dr NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2018. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Treatment,Nicotine/Tobacco (Smoking) De-addiction Treatment and Stress Management etc.

Koramangala 5 Block, Bangalore

The Reach Clinic

5.0

63, Splendid Plaza 3rd Floor, 5th Block, 100 Feet Road, Koramangala, Landmark: Near BDA Complex & Adjacent Sukh Sagar, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 08:00

1500

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a Psychiatrist?

A: A psychiatrist is a medical physician who specializes in the care and treatment of mental, emotional, and addictive disorders. A psychiatrist is involved in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental diseases like anxiety, depression, psychosis, substance abuse, sexual dysfunction, and developmental disabilities.

Q: Is a Psychiatrist different from a Psychologist?

A: Psychiatrists and psychologists are medical professionals offering different services. Psychologists receive graduate training in psychology and pursue either Ph.D or PsyD or clinical psychology. Psychiatrists are physicians with specific training in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illness.

Q: When should one consult a Psychiatrist?

A: A psychiatrist deals with the mental, emotional and behavioural aspects of human health. Whenever a person is affected by mental disorders like anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder, psychiatric help is needed. Drastic changes in behaviour without any visible cause require a consultation with a psychiatrist. Mental or emotional issues due to drug addiction requires psychiatric help.

Q: What are the conditions treated by a Psychiatrist?

A: Any mental, emotional or behavioural issues that we face can be diagnosed and treated by a psychiatrist. Psychiatrists also deal with disorders caused by drug addiction. The following conditions are treated by psychiatrists: depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, Asperger’s syndrome, alcohol addiction, stress and burn-out, eating disorders & schizophrenia

Q: Can a Psychiatrist treat anxiety disorders?

A: Anxiety disorders are characterized by being in a state of extreme, perennial anxiety. One out of three people will suffer from anxiety disorders at some point in life. Overwhelming anxiety that affects your day-to-day activities becomes a disorder. A psychiatrist is trained to treat anxiety disorders through psychological therapies and medication.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh, 2010
M.D. (Psychiatry) - Dr NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh, 2018

Registrations

ANP20110001442KTK Karnataka Medical Council, 2018
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