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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), DPM (Psychiatry)

34 years experience

Psychiatrist

Adult Counselling

Migraine Treatment

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

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MBBS, MRCPsych

18 years experience

Psychiatrist

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Anger Management

Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)

She is trying to understand the patient history before starting the treatment. ″ — Vijayakala, visited for anger management
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MBBS, MRCPsych

19 years experience

Psychiatrist

Anger Management

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)

I thank him and his team for their concern and very good attitude shown to the patients. ″ — Ramesh, visited for drug abuse & deaddiction therapy
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MBBS, DNB - Psychiatry

32 years experience

Psychiatrist

Nicotine/Tobacco (Smoking) De-addiction Treatment

Neuropsychological diagnosis

Therapy for Austimo

She clearly explained that I should not feel guilty about working hard on my career right now, because it s work I love, and it gives me great satisfaction and it is also acts as a therapy for my cond... ″ — Mrs. Vijayalakshmi , visited for stress management
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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), PhD - Neurology

28 years experience

Psychiatrist

Neuropsychological diagnosis

Pituitary Diseases

Foot Drop

Great to be in Buddhi Clinic - which combines modern scientific advances with the wisdom of ancient medical traditions, to offer integrated brain & mind care. ″ — Sabari, visited for neurological problems
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MBBS, DNB - Psychiatry, DPM (Psychiatry)

22 years experience

Psychiatrist

Mental health

Neuropsychological diagnosis

Mood Disorders

Overall I am happy with her treatment. ″ — Indrajit Banerjee, visited for anxiety disorders treatment
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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

13 years experience

Psychiatrist

Anger Management

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Premarital Counseling

Now I am good. ″ — Kumaresh S, visited for schizophrenia treatment
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MBBS, DPM (Psychiatry)

10 years experience

Psychiatrist

Family Counseling

Concentration Problems

Migraine Treatment

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M.D. (Psychiatry), DNB - Psychiatry, MBBS

7 years experience

Psychiatrist

Psychological Problems

Psychotherapy Adult

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Treatment

My sincere advice to meet this Doctor once if needed. ″ — Karunakaran, visited for sleep disorder treatment
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MRCP (UK), MBBS

19 years experience

Psychiatrist

Nicotine/Tobacco (Smoking) De-addiction Treatment

Mood Disorders

Therapy for Austimo

Good Doctor and user friendly, he speaks politely And we'll statisfy the treatment and given boost of energy ″ — Jagadish, visited for anxiety and depression
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Psychiatrist in Chennai


Psychiatry is basically a branch of medicine which deals with diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment for different kinds of mental disorders such as depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, addiction, eating disorders etc. So, a psychiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in mental health.


Why should you consult a Psychiatrist?


There are a variety of reasons for which you can consult a psychiatrist.  If you have problems adjusting after a major change in life such as death of a spouse or a loved one, life changing diseases etc, you must consult a psychiatrist. People who have anxiety issues, suicidal thinking, thoughts of hurting themselves or other people, memory problems, body image issues, drug abuse, alcohol addiction, obsessive thinking or behaviour, poor concentration, constant negative thoughts, disjointed thoughts, addictive behaviour, hallucinations, insomnia, violence outburst, depression etc must visit a psychiatrist in order to receive proper treatment for these issues.


What are the types of specialisation?


Psychiatrists have different specialization areas. Firstly there are addiction psychiatrists who deal with patients suffering from addiction as well as substance abuse problems. Then there are adult psychiatrists who handle patients suffering from a wide array of mental illnesses such as bipolar diseases, schizophrenia and psychological distress. These psychiatrists are known as neuropsychiatrists. Teens and children also have lot of mental and body image issues. For this, a child psychiatrist needs to be consulted. Then there are psychiatrists who work specially with the elderly. They are known as geriatric psychiatrists.


How much do psychiatrists in Chennai charge?


The consultation fee of a psychiatrist usually begins at Rs 500. 


Psychological Treatment    Rs 500-Rs 3000 per session


Top 5 Treatments available


Psychiatrists offer different kind of treatments as per requirement of the patient.


Psychological Treatment– Also referred to as psychotherapy or talking therapy, the psychiatrists will use this to help you come out of your problems by offering multiple counselling sessions.

Brain stimulation therapies – One of the most commonly used brain stimulation therapy is elctroconvulsive therapy. This will be provided only if a patient suffers from severe depression, mania or schizophrenia.

Medication- Psychotropics such as Fluoxetine are prescribed to treat some mental illnesses.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy- This is used to treat people with unhealthy or negative thoughts.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy- It used to treat patients suffering from borderline personality disorder, unhealthy thoughts, unexplained aggression, post- traumatic stress etc.


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Psychiatrist In Chennai

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