MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)
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Dr. Rajesh Mehta is a Psychiatrist in Rajouri Garden, Delhi and has an experience of 31 years in this field. Dr. Rajesh Mehta practices at Dr. Rajesh Mehta's Clinic in Rajouri Garden, Delhi,U K Nursing Home in Vikas Puri, Delhi and Mata Chanan Devi Hospital in Janakpuri, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India in 1978 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India in 1989. Service provided by the doctor is: Psychotherapy Adult.
J-8, 136, Rajouri Garden, Land mark - Kotak mahindra Bank and SBI 'J' Block, Delhi
Mon - Sat
06:00 - 08:30
C-81, Lajpat Nagar-2, Landmark: Near C Block Mother Dairy, Delhi
He is professional in his approach and ready to help patients when required. He is very punctual for his appointment. He prescribed medicine very well and take feedback on app and even call to his patients.
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.