MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)
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Dr. Shilpa Srinivasan is a Psychiatrist in Velachery, Chennai and has an experience of 7 years in this field. Dr. Shilpa Srinivasan practices at Prashanth Superspeciality Hospital in Velachery, Chennai. She completed MBBS from the sechenov First Moscow Medical Institute in 2010,DPM from PSG Institute of Medical Science & Research in 2014 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from CMC Vellore in 2017.
Doctor listened to our problem properly. I visited my sister's treatment and I was satisfied with the doctor treatment. When it comes to improvement, everything was good. I would like to recommend this doctor to others. I would like to give a rating of 4/5 and there was a 30-35 minutes waiting time for the doctor.
got the experience like another life..!! She was absorbed my exact position..!! I feel good after met her..!! Tnqq..!!
Most preferably Doctor she is so calm and and listening our concerns and telling us the solutions how to over come. Maximum She prefers self Confidence teaching how to react when we face the issue.. You can Trust value For Amount and Main thing you willl get a peaceful mind after Meeting her such nice doctor.. My Ratings level to her 100 . Thank you So much madam for your sweetest Counselling.
I am from kanchipuram, requested for appointment to meet Doctor shilpa . One day prior i got confirmation for 12pm . Went to the hospital as per the time. But doctor not came. Requested for 1 pm .waited .again 2pm, still doctor not came. I traveled nearly 50km . They collected money registration and all. But finaly after waiting 3 hrs. They told doctor not available today. How stupidly they treating the patient's. No money refund. money time all wast
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.