My mom has been suffering from paranoid schizophrenia. We are already consulting a psychiatrist in Hyderabad. But we moved to Visakhapatnam now and now we are looking for a best psychiatrist and psychologist in the town to treat the same. Can you please recommend?
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Hello there, Schizophrenia requires lifelong treatment, even when symptoms have subsided. Treatment with medications and psychosocial therapy can help manage the condition. During crisis periods or times of severe symptoms, hospitalization may be necessary to ensure safety, proper nutrition, adequate sleep and basic hygiene. A psychiatrist experienced in treating schizophrenia usually guides treatment. The treatment team also may include a psychologist, social worker, psychiatric nurse ..Visit any nearby medical college where Psychiatrist are available...
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