Psychiatry is a medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of mental disorders, both in adults and children. At SNH, we make all efforts to improve patients’ mental/ emotional health and wellbeing.

The common mental disorders are Depression, Mania, Schizophrenia, Anxiety, Phobia, OCD, Substance Abuse/Addiction, Sleep Disorders, Autism, ADHD, Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, Suicidal / Violent patients etc.

A comprehensive psychiatric evaluation includes detailed history taking, mental status examination, relevant investigations and psychological assessment. The treatment of psychiatric illnesses is broadly classified into Pharmacological (Medicines) & Non-Pharmacological.

This service is provided in the Out Patient Department (OPD) only.

Specialised Doctors

Dr. N Prakash

Senior Consultant


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