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Dr. Praveen Kumar Chintapanti

Dr. Praveen Kumar Chintapanti

Dr. Praveen Kumar Chintapanti

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MBBS, DPM (Psychiatry)



Addiction Psychiatrist




Clinical Psychologist


Geriatric Psychiatrist


24 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as specialist)

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Dr. Praveen Kumar Chintapanti is a Psychiatrist,Addiction Psychiatrist and Neuropsychiatrist in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 24 years in these fields. Dr. Praveen Kumar Chintapanti practices at Tranquilminds in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 1991 and DPM (Psychiatry) from National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) in 1996. He is a member of Member of Royal College of Psychiatrist, UK and Indian Medical Association (IMA). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Online Counselling,Career Counselling,Drug Abuse & DeAddiction Therapy,Alcohol De-addiction Treatment and Bipolar Disorder Treatment etc.

Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad

Apollo Hospitals


Road Number 72, Landmark: Opposite to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Lane & Near Film Nagar, Hyderabad

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Mon - Sat

07:00 - 08:00

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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.

Awards and Recognitions

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Best PG Paper Presentation At Indian Psychiatric Society - AP Chapter Meet
Clinical Lead- Crisis Resolution. Islington, London
Clinical IT Lead C&I Trust, London, UK
Advisory Board, National Programme For It, NHS UK
Aboard Member Rio Medical IT C&I Trust UK


MBBS - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, 1991
DPM (Psychiatry) - National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), 1996


Member of Royal College of Psychiatrist, UK
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


2010 - 2014 CMD & Consultant Neuro Psychiatrist at Tranquil Minds


34666 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 1993
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