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Dr. Pravesh Kumar

Dr. Pravesh Kumar

Dr. Pravesh Kumar

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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

Psychiatrist

10 Years Experience Overall  (4 years as specialist)

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Dr. Pravesh Kumar is consultant Psychiatrist and Psychtherapist at Manoshanti Mind Care Clinic. He has done his MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi . He finished his M.D. in Psychiatry from Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS), Shahdara, Delhi. After finishing M.D.

Shahdara, Delhi

Manoshanti Mind Care Clinic

1449/4B, Main 100 ft Road, Durga Puri, Shahdara, Delhi, Landmark: Opposite CANTABIL Store, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 02:00
04:00 - 08:00

Sun

10:00 - 02:00

600

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 - University of Delhi, 2010
M.D. (Psychiatry) - University of Delhi, 2016

Experience

2013 - 2020 Psychiatrist at Institute of
2013 - 2020 Senior Resident and Consultant at Institute of Human Behaviour and allied Sciences IHBAS, Delhi

Registrations

6394 Delhi Medical Council, 2010
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