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Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar

Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar

Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar

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MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry)

Psychiatrist

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17 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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Dr Shashi Bhushan Kumar Completed His MBBS From Patna Medical College in 1998. He Has Been Trained in Psychiatry From One of the Prestigious Institute of India I.e. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (AIIMS). After Completing Md From AIIMS in 2003 He Served as Senior Resident in Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospital New Delhi for Three Year Till 2007. He Is Running Psychiatric Clinic Under Name of Sri Ganesh Psychiatry Clinic in Shalimar Bagh and Rohini Sector -16 , New Delhi. He Is Also Giving His Expertise as Senior Consultant at Indian Spinal Injuries Center, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi.Area of Special InterestHe Has Special Interest in Adult Psychiatry, Old Age Problem (Forgetfulness, Dementia), Headache, Epilepsy, Depression Due to Long Standing Illness, All Kind of Addiction.

Shalimar Bagh, Delhi

Max Superspeciality Hospital

4.0

C and D Block, Shalimar Place Site, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, Landmark: Near Haiderpur Badli Mor Metro Station, Yellow Line, Delhi

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02:00 - 04:00

Fri

09:00 - 10:30

1200

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 Patna, 1998
M.D. (Psychiatry) - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2003

Memberships

Indian Psychiatric Society

Experience

2007 - 2008 Senior Consultant at ESI Hospital, Basai Darapur
2004 - 2007 Consultant at Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospitals.
2001 - 2003 Consultant Psychiatrist at AIIMS

Registrations

22693 Delhi Medical Council, 2004
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