M.D. (Psychiatry), MBBS
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Dr. B Sai Kumar is a Psychiatrist and Sexologist in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 6 years in these fields. Dr. B Sai Kumar practices at Seventh Road Clinics in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad. He completed M.D. (Psychiatry) from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 2017 and MBBS from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh in 2010. He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Family Counseling,Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT),Marriage/ Marital Counselling,Nicotine/Tobacco (Smoking) De-addiction Treatment and Premarital Counseling etc.
Consulted him for anxiety and depression. The medication suggested by doctor has worked wonders on my metal health and changed my life. He is very patient and kind. I recommend him to anyone who requires help for mental illnesses.
The doctor listens patiently and is kind. I would go to him again and also recommend him anyday. Thank you!
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.