MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), DPM (Psychiatry)
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Dr. Vikas Deshmukh is a Consultant Neuropsychiatrist & sexologit in Vashi, Navi Mumbai. He is the chief Psychiatrist at Manovikas Clinic. Over the past 10 years Dr. Vikas and his team have been working tirelessly to bring about awareness, and acceptance for the need of professional psychiatric help to overcome modern lifestyle induced mental health issues that are increasingly becoming common place in Navi Mumbai area.Dr. Deshmukh is available for private consultancy at his clinic - Manovikas Clinic and also at these hospitals Sai Snehdeep Hospital (Koparkhairane), Parulekar Hospital (Airoli) and New Millenium Hospital (Sanpada). You can consult him for the following issues. For Psychological Counselling - Marriage Counselling, Anger Management, Stress Management, IQ Testing, Psychological Testing, Career Counselling.Psychiatric Disorder Management - Depression Treatment, Mania, Bipolar Mood Disorder, Schizophrenia Treatment, Anxiety Disorders, Sleep Disorder, Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse/ De-Addiction (Alcohol, Tobacco, Charas, Ganja, Brown Sugar, Any Other Addictions), Obsessive compulsive disorder, Dhat syndrome, Performance anxiety, Internet addiction, Gadget addiction, EPILEPSYChild Psychology - Difficulty in Studies, Disruptive Behaviour and Aggression, Anxiety and Depression, Intellectual Disability (Mental Retardation), Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Bedwetting, Autism, Oppositional defined disorder, OCDSexual Health & Disorder- Premature Ejaculation, Erectile Dysfunction, Other Sexual Disorders
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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.