Dr. K. Sridevi., M.D (psychiatry).
This department is run by an experienced and highly trained psychiatrist and psychologists. OPD and In Patient services are provided for Children, Adolescents, Adults and Elderly. Psychological assessment and counseling is also included in the various health packages. We have been treating patients in and around west Godavari district with extreme care. We provide short-term and long term services for people suffering with psychiatric problems.
The department treats people with mental health problems. Some of the problems treated here are:
- Bipolar Mood Disorders
- Obsessive-compulsive Disorders (doing things again and again even though they do not need doing eg cleaning hands 20 times even when they are clean).
- Depression (being very sad so people cannot work, are tearful, do not eat properly etc),
- Phobias – being very afraid of things when they are not dangerous.
- Addiction problems are treated eg alcohol and drug addiction – including detoxification.
- Substance dependency and addiction disorders.
- CD, generalized anxiety.
- Panic and phobic disorders.
- Sexual disorders.
- Manic-depression (go from very very happy to very very sad).
- Emotional problems.
- Marital problems.
- Child and adolescent problems (including ADHD, dyslexia, behavioral disorders etc.).
As a social responsibility we organize a free check-up for all the out patients on every Friday .