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Dr. Kiran Pal Rana

Dr. Kiran Pal Rana

Dr. Kiran Pal Rana

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MBBS, DNB - Psychiatry

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Psychiatrist

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24 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

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Dr. Kiran Pal Rana is a Psychiatrist in Yamuna Vihar, Delhi and has an experience of 24 years in this field. Dr. Kiran Pal Rana practices at Panchsheel Hospital in Yamuna Vihar, Delhi. He completed MBBS from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 1995 and DNB - Psychiatry from National Board Of Examination in 2001. He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI) and Delhi Medical Council.

Yamuna Vihar, Delhi

Panchsheel Hospital

2.5

C-3/63-A, 64-A, Wazirabad Road, Delhi

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Tue - Thu

09:00 - 10:00

500

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 - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1995
DNB - Psychiatry - National Board Of Examination, 2001

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)
Delhi Medical Council

Registrations

281 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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