MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)
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98% (148 votes)
Dr. Prashant Goyal is a renowned psychiatrist in Vikas Puri, West Delhi. Dr. Goyal is a highly qualified mental health specialist who helps deal in many mental conditions that afflict people in Delhi.He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi. He served at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for 8 years. After completing his post-graduation from AIIMS itself, Dr. Goyal first worked as Senior Resident/Registrar at AIIMS for 3 years and then in a research project for 2 yrs. Dr. Prashant Goyal possesses 2 yrs experience of working at the National Drug Dependence treatment Centre at AIIMS. He's well equipped in handling patients with alcohol, opioid, and other substance dependence. Dr. Goyal is a specialist in child and adolescent psychiatry and adult psychiatry. He has a special interest in taking care of people with bipolar disorders. He has been an active participant in workshops, seminars and other academic activities. To his credit are several presentations and publications. Presently Dr. Prashant Goyal is a consultant psychiatrist and deaddiction specialist at some of the leading hospitals in Delhi apart from running his own clinic at Vikas Puri.He is involved in Workshop - Psychological Approaches to Pain Management, Workshop - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Training, Workshop - Drug Use Control and H1V Risk Reduction, Workshop - Managing Alcohol Abuse in Primary Health Care
GG-1/193A, Behind PVR Complex Opp. Hdfc Bank, Vikaspuri, Delhi, Landmark: Behind PVR Cinema & Opposite HDFC Bank, Delhi
Mon - Tue, Fri - Sat
10:00 - 12:30
Wed - Thu
10:00 - 12:00
It was a good experience. The doctor is very calm in his approach and treats your concerns briefly .
**** ****** * treatment satisfaction, politeness to every patient, staff is good. Excellent in every way.
Very Helpful, He's A Great Doctor I'll recommend all of you for for any kind of problem should visit Dr, Prashant Goyal
*** ******** ***** ** *** **** ******. The best quality of Dr. Is that he listened everything and discuss everything before jumping onto the conclusion.
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.