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Psychiatrist In Bangalore

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MBBS, Diploma in Psychiatry, MRCPsych

18 years experience


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MBBS, MRCP (UK), CCT- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

21 years experience


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Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry, MRCP (UK), Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry, MBBS

22 years experience


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MBBS, MRCPsych, MSc, Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, United Kingdom (MRC Psych)

18 years experience


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MBBS, MRCP (UK), CCT - Old Age Psychiatry

18 years experience


Visits on Mon, 22 Apr

MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

15 years experience


MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

13 years experience


Available on Wed, 24 Apr

MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP)

17 years experience


MBBS, DPM (Psychiatry)

35 years experience


Visits on Mon, 22 Apr

MBBS, DPM (Psychiatry)

12 years experience


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Psychiatrist in Bangalore

Psychiatry deals with the diagnosis, treatment and preventive measures which help restorate the emotional, behavioral and mental health of a person. A Psychiatrist is a qualified medical practitioner and is specialized in assessing the mental and physical disorders on account of psychological issues. 

Why should you consult a Psychiatrist?

Ans: Modern fast paced life poses complications and challenges giving rise to overbearing and difficult situations. During times of a  family bereavment, relationship and workplace-related stress and anxiety, depression, addictions, and phobias consulting a Psychiatrist helps immensely.

What are the types of specializations?

Based on their specialty areas, Psychiatristsare categorized into:

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist.

Adult Psychiatrist.

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Forensic Psychiatrist.

Geriatric Psychiatrist.

Organizational Psychiatrist. 

Educational Qualifications of a Psychiatrist?

Ans:  M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited school of medicine is mandatory in this branch of medicine. An ideal educational timeline of a certified Psychiatrist includes:

4 years of Bachelor's Degree

4 years of medical school

4 years of residency

To earn a certificate in a subspecialty area, completion of a fellowship of  one to two years is essential. 

How a Psychiatrist is different from a Psychologist?

Ans:  Psychiatrists are trained and authorized to treat mental health with medicinal drugs while psychologists looks into the behavioral disorders due to psychological mechanisms. 

Can a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist work together?

Ans:  In several cases, a Psychiatrist may work hand in hand with a Psychologist when there is a blend of medical and psychological interventions. 

Where do Psychiatrists work?

Ans:  A psychiatrist works in hospitals, private clinics, community development teams, large private organizations as well as in military sectors.  

How can I approach a Psychiatrist?

Ans:  It is always recommended to first consult your general practitioner before approaching a Psychiatrist to asertain if there are factors that might affect your mental health.

What can a Psychiatrist ask me on the first day?

Ans:  On your first visit, a Psychiatrist procures a broader picture by asking questions about your lifestyle, family background and if you are facing any emotional trauma.

How much do Psychiatrists in Bangalore charge?

Ans:  The average consultation fees of a Psychiatrist ranges from 1000(INR) to 2000(INR) for a 45 minute session.

Schizophrenia 1200 (INR) to 1800(INR) /session

Depression      1000(INR) to 1500(INR)/ session

Bipolar Disorder          1500(INR) to 2000(INR)/session

Anxiety            800(INR) to 1200(INR)/session

Top five treatments available

Ans:  Some of the most fascinating and novel treatments in the field of Psychiatry have opened a new horizon for both the medical caregiver and medical care seeker. 

Psychotherapy - It helps in exploring the depths of the feelings and thought process of an individual and is the most effective method of recovery.

Medication - A unique blend of medication and psychotherapy reduces emotional and behavioral turmoil restoring mind and body health.

Hospitalization - A worsened condition may call for close monitoring by specialists for a period of time. 

Support Group - Nonprofessional support by a peer group often turns out quite effective in some cases.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) - An effective CAM is a useful substitute of regular health care treatments and practices. 

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Psychiatrist In Bangalore

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