Illnesses Treated: Anxiety disorders, Depression, Schizophrenia, Dementia and memory disorders, Alcohol addiction, Drug addiction, Bipolar disorder, OCD, Personality disorder, Child and adolescent care, Geriatric mental health
If one needs a mental health expert with over 7 years of expertise, we have Dr. Praveen Kumar Dontula. Holding the post of a psychiatrist with us at Cadabam’s, he is fluent in the languages of English, Hindi, Kannada, and Telugu. He did his DPM from Manipal Academy of Higher Education and is also a recipient of the Fellowship of Academy General Education. He is an avid believer in the biopsychosocial model with a holistic approach to mental health care, with emphasis on patient care. Some illnesses that he is specialized in are Anxiety disorders, Depression, Schizophrenia, Dementia and memory disorders, Alcohol addiction, Drug addiction, Bipolar disorder, OCD, Personality disorder, Child and adolescent care, and Geriatric mental health.
He is also associated with our rehabilitation facilities and can be contacted through the website as well. He has worked in the Abhaya Neuropsychiatry Hospital, Bangalore with a team of senior psychiatrists in the field of core psychiatric illness and addiction psychiatry. He is also trained in non-invasive brain stimulation methods like Electroconvulsive Therapy and Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation. He has conducted workshops in areas of stress and work-life balance in Mumbai, Chennai, and Bangalore. He was also a consultant psychiatrist in Gleneagles Global delivering consultations and liaison psychiatric services. He is a registered member of the Karnataka Medical Council. He participated in the ANCIPS in January 2016, Bhopal, and again in January 2017 in Raipur. He is also interested in areas of marketing, social media, outreach, and strategizing.