Dr. Vijay Seshadri is a primary adult Psychiatrist working in a variety of medical settings, which includes primary mental health center to exclusive drug and alcohol rehab center and one of the largest multi specialty hospitals in the state.
After completing his MD-Psychiatry from Manipal University, he joined Care group of hospitals as Consultant Psychiatrist and helped in establishing the department of Psychiatry with a team of psychiatrists and clinical psychologists . He has been working in the evaluation and management of individuals with primary mental health issues, complex Neuro psychiatric problems and substance abuse disorders.
He has also been an active researcher in both community based and hospital based studies.
He has been a Co-investigator in "CRESSI"-one of the largest comprehensive studies on Epilepsy in a rural community in India, which helped in studying medical ,social and economic aspects of epilepsy and related services in the community, in India.
He has been a Principal and Co investigator in various Phase 3 multinational drug trials
He has presented a host of papers in both national and international forums.
He completed MBBS from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore in 1991 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from Kasturba Medical College in 1999.
Anxiety and related disorders
Obsessive compulsive and related disorders
Depression and mood disorders
Bipolar affective disorder
Schizophrenia and psychotic spectrum disorders
Delirium, dementias and memory impairment related disorders
Sleep related disorders
Alcohol and drug abuse related disorders
As a Clinical services Director. This is a comprehensive mental health services facility with all IP and OP services where an individual with a variety of mental health issues are helped by a team comprising of Psychiatrists, Clinical Psychologists and Counselors. Chetana hospital is one of the few centers in the state with 24/7 Psychiatry coverage equipped to deal with a variety of Psychiatric emergencies.
Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS)
As a Senior Consultant Psychiatrist. KIMS is one of the largest tertiary care super specialty hospitals in Hyderabad. The work here involves primary consultation liaison psychiatry-which is to help in the evaluation and management of people with mental health and Co morbid physical health conditions in liaison with other medical and surgical specialties.
As the chief Consultant Psychiatrist. HOPE trust is one of the premier alcohol and drug rehabilitation units in the country. The program here includes management of individuals with substance abuse disorders and "dual diagnosis" with an integrated management program which includes medical, 12- step based program and individual and group psychotherapy.
As a senior consultant Psychiatrist, and is a primary Outpatient clinic for evaluation and management of mental health issues.