Profile

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.

Education

He completed MBBS from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore in 1991 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from Kasturba Medical College in 1999.

Clinical Services

  • 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
  • Psychosomatic disorders
  • Sleep related disorders
  • Psychosexual medicine
  • Alcohol and drug abuse related disorders

Professional Experience

Chetana hospital 

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.

HOPE Trust 

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.

Chetana clinics

As a senior consultant Psychiatrist, and is a primary Outpatient clinic for evaluation and management of mental health issues.

Languages spoken

  • English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil

Opening days & hours

  • Chetana clinics
  • (Behind Khadims foot store) AS Rao nagar main road, Secunderabad

  • Mon & Fri : 6 PM - 7.30 PM
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  • Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Minister road, Secunderabad

  • Mon - Sat : 2.30 PM - 4.30 PM
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  • HOPE Trust
  • 87, Paramont road, Jubilee hills

  • Wed : 5.30 PM - 7 PM
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