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Dr. Era S. Dutta

Dr. Era S. Dutta - Psychiatrist

Dr. Era S. Dutta

MBBS , MD - Psychiatry

Psychiatrist , Neuropsychiatrist , Geriatric Psychiatrist , 6 Years Experience

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Dr. Era S Dutta's areas of expertise are Depression, Stress management, Headache and Memory related problems. She has been widely covered in print media and reg more..

Schizophrenia Indications

What are the most important criteria for identification of Schizophrenia? Hallucinations? Delusions? Apathy? Or is it not understanding emotions of others?

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

This is a very interesting question. The present DSM scraps the subtypes of schizophrenia but the pr ... View Answer

Depression

Sulking, fear of losing everything, career issues, not being able to get job here, family problems, having panic attacks, breathing problem, overthinking, negativity, anger issues, etc

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Dear user, it is great that you have insight that there is a problem at hand. Did you know that one ... View Answer

Change from senorm la 50 mg after 20 yea

My mother has been using senorm la 50 mg since 1998 but now due to unavailability of the same had compelled us to use a diferent injection with same composition. But all of a sudden she is feeling weak and several part of her body is under pain. Headache and very week. What should we dowe are from assam.

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Must get evaluated by a qualified psychiatrist. Was there a gap between last dosage and this for ove ... View Answer

Sleepy,repeating of sentences....

My mom has this problem from 1991.....During that time my mom's brother died and after that she feels like we'll also get assacned ....But now she is good but only the problem she is facing now is that she sleeps too much , throughout the day she sleeps and whenever she awake ....She say only one sentence do I'll get better repeatedly ....

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Is your mother on any medication currently? From the symptoms you are mentioning it could indicate m ... View Answer

Constant headache,sleepdisorder

I have been having headache and sleep disorder for a week.I find no interest in doing work and sometimes feel lost.Many a times just crying hard.

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Headache can be a debilitating condition if left untreated. Poor sleep is a common precipitant of he ... View Answer

Emotional breakdown

Disturbed sleep, frequent bad dreams, frequent emotional breakdown - a lot of crying and then back to normal, tension, stress, helplessness, fear, anxiety.

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

I am sorry to hear that you are going through all these difficulties. It is commendable that you hav ... View Answer

Anxiety, depression

Facing relationship problems, craving for attention from partner, and marriage of ex causing depression. It is paining in heart. I don't know how to deal with it. I want to forget everything and also not to expect anything from my partner. But no matter how much I am running away I am falling under depression. I don't know if I am in the right place. But if some help would be appreciated. I want to concentrate on studies and self grooming. But these things creep in mind.

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Relationships are important to everyone and define our happiness in some cases. I am sorry to hear t ... View Answer

Hallucinations and unknown concerns

My aunt was having hallucinations that someone will harm her. When consulted to a psychiatrist, my aunt said everything is fine. Later, she said she is unable to chew food or talk, consulted a dentist and aunt denied saying that she is absolutely okay. Later aunt said that she is unable to poop, consulted a doctor for anemia but when asked my aunt again denied the treatment. She does not open up and tell us what exctly is her concern. She has become very week and does not eat anything, unable to take bath as well, refuses to do anything. We would like to consult a Hypnotic and psychatric doctor to learn about my aunt's illness. Please suggest as we would want to find out what is wrong with her and get a treatment

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Often some individuals Donot like to open up infront of others especially doctors. However, psychiat ... View Answer

Uneasiness in chest and respiratory prob

My wife(36 yrs) is getting occasionally respiratory problem and uneasiness in the chest 4-5 times in last two months. It happens mostly at the night time, and lasts for 1-2 hours. The blood pressure at that time was around 140/90. There is no genetic asthma history or high blood pressure history. We consulted cardio specialist and there was no problem in ECG report. No problems with blood reports - ESR, glucose etc. We consulted general physician and he diagnosed as anxiety disorder and prescribed nexito 5 mg and czep h. The medication has started for last 3 days and after the medication my wife is feeling abnormal dreams, suicidal thoughts etc. My question is: is it the side effects of the drugs? Shall we consult a psychiatrist?

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

Excessive palpitation, breathlessness, choking sensation with a sense of impending doom are often de ... View Answer

Emotional distress

I have been acting in extremes. I can't stand denial anymore. I used to be a good listener and a good advisor. But right now all these have changed. I don't have patience. I get angry very frequently and also cry a lot. I have become more insecure with everything and have severe inferiority complex. I have all kinds of emotions in extremes, whether it's happiness, sorrow or anger. I have the urge to kill myself. Please help

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Dr. Era S. Dutta answered

It is good that you have opened up about your problem. It would be wise to seek help from a trained ... View Answer

Ballygunge

, Kolkata

Dr. Dutta's Mind Wellness

#68/C, First floor, Hazra Road, Landmark : Opp National High School Boys, Kolkata

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MON - SAT

4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

INR 1,000

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Sarat Bose Road

, Kolkata

Fortis Medical Centre

2/7, 1st Floor, Vasundara Building, Minto Park, Landmark : Beside Central Plaza Building, Kolkata

TUE, SAT

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

INR 1,000

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Rash Behari Avenue

, Kolkata

Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute

111 A, Gariahat, Kolkata, Landmark : Near Tangra Park, Kolkata

WED

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

INR 1,000

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Sarat Bose Road

, Kolkata

Medinova Diagnostic Center

1, Sarat Chatterjee Avenue, Landmark : Opposite Rabindra Sarobar Stadium & Near Menokia Cinema Hall, Kolkata

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MON, FRI, SUN

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

INR 1,000

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NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

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NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

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a year ago
Doctor Era was highly recommended by my colleague who met her for marriage counselling. I had given up hope on being able to deal with my OCD for which iv met many yoga specialists, ayurveds, doctors. Doctor Era was highly recommended by my colleague who met her for marriage counselling. I had given up hope on being able to deal with my OCD for which iv met many yoga specialists, ayurveds, doctors. My family felt if they downplayed my condition , it would go away. Dr Dutta not only has helped me cope with my issue in a stepwise manner , she also took time to talk to my family and now they are much more supportive. I am grateful to her. more..
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a year ago
Doctor was very patient, and helped me out by addressing my issue. I wish more of such doctors exist. Thanks doc.
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a week ago
Visited For Depression Treatment
She understands the problems very well as if she herself has gone through the problem. She has great sense of empathy. After the appointment i feel i will be all right soon. She also explains the probl She understands the problems very well as if she herself has gone through the problem. She has great sense of empathy. After the appointment i feel i will be all right soon. She also explains the problems and solutions in detail. Its my start only but i feel satisfied. She maintains a very friendly atmosphere and gives enough time while listening your problems. Staff there is very good.
Anyone who feels low in life should consult psychiatrists, it really really helps. Don't try to hide the feelings or postpone the things. Be open with doctors to get proper help. All the best.
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a month ago
Visited For Stress Management
She has helped me understand the source of my stress. i am applying simple techniques to manage and i am doing better. very patient.
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Pain Management Counseling
Headache Management
Schizophrenia Treatment
Career Counselling
Bipolar Disorder Treatment
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Treatment
Neuropsychiatrist
Female Sexual Problems
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Educational Consultation
Stress Management
Mental Health
Difficulty Concentrating
Drug Abuse
Alcohol De-addiction Treatment
Antisocial Behavior
Suicidal Behavior
Violent behavior
Anxiety Disorder Counselling
Double Personality
Panic
Withdrawal Symptom
Autism
Eating disorders
Mania
Adjustment Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Anxiety Attacks
Career Counselling
Learning Disability (Dyslexia) Treatment
Unexplained Physical Symptoms
Personality Assessment
Psychosexual Problems
Past Life Regression Therapy
Complex Trauma
DeAddiction Counselling
Psychological Problems
Youth Counselling
Concentration Problems
Chronic Health Issues Management
Early Parenting Issues
Emotional Outbursts
Low Confidence
Sleep Disorder Treatment
Phobia Counselling / Treatment
Panic Disorder Treatment
Affective and Emotional Difficulties
Anger Control
Brief psychoanalytic psychotherapy
Brief Psychodynamic Therapy
Difuldade Attention
Personal development
Psychotherapy Adult
Psychotherapy for Couples
Individual psychotherapy
Individual therapy
Insanity
Mental health
Mood Disorders
Anxiety Disorders Treatment
Professional Development
Personality Disorder Treatment
Parent Counselling
Pain Management Counselling
Parenting Counselling

Education

MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2009

MD - Psychiatry - Bharati Vidyapeeth medical College and Hospital, 2014

Experience View all (5) View less

2014 - 2014 Consultant Psychiatrist at Tulasi Rehab Centre, Mehrauli
2015 - 2015 Senior Registrar at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion
2015 - 2016 Consultant Psychiatrist at Parmar Health Harmony Polyclinic
2016 - 2016 Consultant Neuro Psychiatrist at Fortis Hospital, Mulund
2016 - 2016 Consultant Neuro Psychiatrist at Fortis Hiranandani, Vashi

Awards and Recognitions View all (6) View less

Jawaharlal Nehru Award For Standing First in MD - 2014

Winner of Torrent Young Psychiatrist Award - Zonal - 2013

Covered on A.A.J T.A.K for expert view on - Selfie Addiction - 2016

Times of India Column - Ask The Expert - 2016

Winner of Best Oral Presentation - West Zone Indian Psychiatry Society - 2012

Nominated as Convener - Young Psychiatrist Task Force of Indian Psychiatric Society - 2017

Memberships

Indian Psychiatric Society

Indian Association of Private Psychiatry

Registrations

2015063717 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2015

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You may be feeling really bad right now, but remember, THIS TOO SHALL PASS.

2. GET SOME “ME” TIME

As difficult as that may sound, getting some time to rediscover yourself is always good. It helps grow your self-worth and self-esteem. [...]

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5 Common Myths About Psychiatry and Psychiatrists


2016-03-17 21:36:57


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5 Foods to Better Your Mood


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6 Simple Tips to Help You Sleep Better


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6 Common Triggers of Headache


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