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Dr. Shobit Garg

Dr. Shobit Garg
Visiting Consultant
Dr. Shobit Garg
Memberships: 
  • Indian Psychiatric society
  • Indian Epilepsy Society
  • Indian Association of Biological Psychiatry
  • IAPP
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • Psychiatry Assoc Prof. (2013-2019)
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS, JSSMC, Mysore, 2006
  • MD (Psychiatry), CIP, Ranchi 2013
Awards Information: 
  • Murugappan Award, 
  • ANCIPS (National conference, 2014 PUNE)
  • Hon. Secretary, Psychiatric  Society Uttarakhand State Branch (2017-till date)
Speciality Interest: 
  • OCD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Brain stimulation
Duration Of OPD: 

  Max Super Specialty Hospital, Dehradun

  • Wednesday and Saturday – 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar

Dr. Shashi Bhushan Kumar
Consultant - Psychiatrist
Shashi Bhushan Kumar
Memberships: 
  • Fellow member of Indian Psychiatry Society
  • Life membership of IAPP (Indian Association of Private Psychiatry)
  • Member of Delhi Psychiatry Society
     
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • 2001-2003-MD- AIIMS, New Delhi
  • 2004-2007- Sr. Residency, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi
  • 2008- 2016- Sr. Consultant- Indian Spinal Injury Centre, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
  • At max since jan 2016.
     
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS, MD (Psychiatry) AIIMS
Awards Information: 
  • A chapter named “Role of Psychotropic drugs in Spinal Cord Injuries” Published in ISCOS – Text Book of Comprehensive Management of Spinal Cord Injury in the year 2015
Speciality Interest: 
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Depression, Anxiety
  • Dementia
  • Headache
  • Substance Dependence
  • Psycho-Sexual Disorder
  • Adolescent Problem
  • Stress Management
Duration Of OPD: 

   Max Super Speciality Hospital, Shalimar Bagh

  • Tuesday and Thursday - 9 AM to 10.30 AM

Dr. Harbandna Sawhney

Dr. Harbandna Sawhney
Consultant
Dr. Harbandna Sawhney
Memberships: 
  • Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Delhi Psychiatric Society (DPS)
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • Senior Resident in department of Psychiatry at Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, Rohini
  • Postgraduate resident in department of psychiatry, Government Medical College Amritsar and Guru Nanak Dev Hospital.
Education & Training: 
  • M.B.B.S: BJ Medical College & Sassoon General Hospitals, Pune, Maharashtra,  (2005-2010)
  • MD (Psychiatry): Government medical college and hospital, Amritsar, (2012-2015
Speciality Interest: 
  • General Adult Psychiatry
  • De-addiction
Duration Of OPD: 

  Max Superspeciality Hospital, Saket- East Wing

  • Mon - Tue, Thu - Sat - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Wed 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM & 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Research & Publication: 
  • Paper published on Burden on Families in Patients of Substance Dependence : A Study among the indoor patients of a deaddiction centre in Amritsar in Delhi Psychiatry Journal
  • Paper published on “Study of Sociodemographic variables and phenomenology of dhat syndrome (An Indian culture bound syndrome)” in Journal of Medical Science and clinical research.
  • Case series published on “EMDR therapy in depression: An emerging treatment alternative” in Delhi Psychiatry Journal
  • A chapter on “Non pharmacological management of sexual dysfunction in females’’ in Indian Journal of Health, Sexuality and Culture
  • Paper published on “Psychosocial, psychiatric, and clinical implications of diabetic foot ulceration: A prospective analysis” in Journal of Social Health and Diabetes
     

Dr. Srikant Sharma

Dr. Srikant Sharma
Consultant – Psychiatry
Dr. Srikant Sharma
Memberships: 
  • Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS)
  • Indian Psychiatric Society - North Zone (IPS - NZ)
  • Delhi Psychiatric Society (DPS)
  • Indian Association of Social Psychiatry (IASP)
  • Indian Association of Biological Society (IABS)
     
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • Completed internship at Sawai Man Singh Medical College and Attached Hospitals, Jaipur, Rajasthan in 2009
  • Completed Post Graduate Residentship from Department of Psychiatry – Centre of Excellence in Mental Health, PGIMER, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi (2010–2013)
  • Senior Residency (2013–2016) at Centre of Excellence in Mental Health, PGIMER, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi
  • Consultant Psychiatrist at Anandam Psychiatry Centre, East Patel Nagar, New Delhi
     
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS – Sawai Man Singh Medical College and Attached  Hospitals, Jaipur, Rajasthan
  • MD (Psychiatry) – Centre of Excellence in Mental Health, PGIMER, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi
     
Awards Information: 
  • Won GC BORAL –II Award – ‘Psychological well-being in primary survivors of Uttarakhand disaster in India’ at National Conference of Association for Social Psychiatry (21st-23rd November, 2014) in Mysore.
  • Led a team from Centre of Excellence in Mental Health, PGIMER – Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi as directed by Government of India & organised a 15 days camp in Uttarakhand post floods in August 2013.
     
Speciality Interest: 
  • General Adult Psychiatry
  • De-addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Psycho-sexual Medicine
     
Duration Of OPD: 

   Max Multi Speciality Centre, Panchsheel Park

  • Mon – Fri : 1pm-4pm

Here’s What Insomnia Can Lead To!

May 8, 2018 0 234 5 minutes, 9 seconds read

Insomnia is a sleep disorder where a person has trouble sleeping or staying asleep as long as desired. It is also known as sleeplessness and can be caused by a host of psychiatric and medical conditions. Insomnia is often triggered by unhealthy sleep habits, specific substances like caffeine or psychoactive drugs or certain biological factors.

People with insomnia can feel displeased with their sleep and often experience several symptoms that can make them even more dissatisfied with their everyday life. Dr. Prashant Gupta, Consultant, Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj says, below are some of the symptoms that a patient suffering from insomnia often experiences –

  • Fatigue
  • Low Energy
  • Mood Disturbances
  • Difficulty Concentrating
  • Decreased Performance at work

Insomnia is often characterized by its duration and how long it lasts and can be classified into two categories viz. Acute and Chronic Insomnia.

Acute Insomnia is brief and often happens at a time when there are certain life circumstances like a night before an important exam or after receiving shattering news. Almost all people have experienced acute insomnia at least once in their life. It is directly related to stress, and the sleep is often of inferior quality.

Chronic Insomnia, on the other hand, is disrupted sleep that occurs at least three nights in a week and can last up to a period of three months. It can be caused by a range of reasons including and not limited to unhealthy sleep habits, shift work, certain medications, and clinical disorders. Chronic insomnia sometimes can be a comorbid condition, that is, it can be linked with other medical or psychiatric issues. However, it can be difficult to draw a line between the cause and effect relationship. If you are suffering from chronic insomnia, it is imperative to visit a Psychiatrist. Max Hospitals have a good Psychiatry department and their Psychiatrists are equipped to treat the most adverse cases of insomnia.

Most people suffering from chronic insomnia often worry about not sleeping enough, and this can negatively impact their condition. If you are among those people who constantly worry about your insomnia, here are some solutions that can aid you –

Spend Less Time in Bed

Our brains are wired in certain ways, and we regularly take cues from our daily life when it comes to adopting some standard practices. The brain is wired to relate sleep with bed, and when we spend more time in bed (not sleeping), we invariably make our brain think that it is in the state of sleep. People suffering from insomnia should try and consolidate their sleep by shortening the time spent in bed. Devote more time outdoors, or in the living room and go to the bed when it is nap time.

Stop Worrying

Constantly worrying does more harm than good. It is a response to our brain in crisis and must be avoided. However, if you find yourself worrying all the time, it is time to curb that notion and channelize that energy into doing something productive. Alternatively, you can allocate time when you can worry. Set aside twenty minutes every day before dusk and write down things that you are worried about, or you must accomplish the next day. Make sure you train your brain to follow this set time by indulging in productive activities.

Implement Regular Sleep Hours

Regular sleep pattern is more important than most people suffering from insomnia realize. Make it a point to sleep every day, no matter how less. It is in the best interest for you to set a schedule where you sleep and wake up at the same time. However, if that seems impossible, make sure you follow a rapid eye movement sleep cycle. It is also known as paradoxical sleep and is beneficial in many ways, including learning, creating and retaining memories. Alternatively, you should always try and sleep in cycles of ninety minutes, three hours, and so on. It will help you wake up fresh, and you will feel satisfied with your sleep.

Chronic insomnia and sleep deprivation can lead to serious health problems like –

  • Heart Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Failure
  • Weight Gain
  • Skin Ageing
  • Depression
  • Impaired Judgement

Mental Health Problems

Chronic Insomnia can be critical if left untreated and can adversely affect the central nervous system. Our brain and the central nervous system cannot work without sleep, and it can disrupt the flow of information within the brain and from the brain to the body. It can also affect the mental state and cause disruption in the emotional well-being. Eventually, if a patient is suffering from sleep deprivation for a long time, it can lead to hallucinations which can become a gateway towards life-threatening illnesses like paranoia and schizophrenia.

Weaken Immune System

Cytokines are produced by the body when we are sleeping, and they are the essential substances that protect our body from infections. It is used by the body to fight microbes such as bacteria and viruses. Chronic insomnia prevents the body from producing cytokines and eventually weaken its defence system. In long-term cases of chronic insomnia, it can lead to diabetes and heart diseases. It can also trigger previous infections and make it difficult for the body to fight foreign bodies.

Cardiovascular System

Sleep is a necessity and a way our body is wired into this process. Skipping sleep can halt critical processes and negatively impact the cardiovascular system. It can give rise to high blood sugar, high blood pressure, and increase inflammation levels exponentially. Since insomnia can lead to the weakened immune system; it hampers the ability of the body to heal blood vessels which can lead to stroke, and heart attack.

Worrying about insomnia can lead to the conditions mentioned above, and can hamper several functions of the body. It becomes imperative for patients to stop worrying about insomnia, and start adopting healthy practices. If you think your condition has worsened over time, it is time to consider a neurologist by visiting the best neuro hospital in India. It is important to get yourself treated and not live in darkness, since, insomnia acts as a catalyst and can increase the risk of life-threatening diseases to a larger extent. 

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Dr. Prashant Goyal

Dr. Prashant Goyal
Consultant - Psychiatry
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Memberships: 
  • Member of Delhi Medical Council
  • Member of Indian Psychiatry Society
  • Member of Delhi Psychiatry  Society
  • Member of Indian Association of Social Psychiatry
     
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • Consultant at Maharaja Aggrasen Hospital, Delhi from 2010 to 2012
  • Consultant at Sri Balaji Action Medical Institute, Delhi from 2011 to 2012
  • Own a clinic at Vikas Puri, Delhi
  • Former Consultant at Nobel Medicare Specialist Polyclinic, Janakpuri, Delhi
     
Education & Training: 
  • MD (Psychiatry) from AIIMS in 2007
Awards Information: 
  • Poster presented in various National Conferences
  • Presented various Papers in National Conferences
  • Published many paper in various National Journals
     
Duration Of OPD: 

   Max Multi Speciality Centre, Pitampura

  • Wednesday : 2:00:00 PM to 03:00 P.M
  • Saturday : 2:00 P.M to 3:00 P.M

Insomnia Myths Debunked (Infographic)

March 21, 2018 0 102 0 minutes, 10 seconds read

Dr. Anjali Nagpal, Consultant, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali, debunks few myths around Insomnia. She says insomnia is unpleasant but there are ways that you can combat it. Do not loose sleep over insomnia, Overcome it!

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Know Depression to Fight Depression (Infographic)

March 20, 2018 0 92 0 minutes, 18 seconds read

It is true that Despair, Loneliness, Low Energy, and Feeling of hopelessness can put your health at risk. A sudden loss of appetite, withdrawal from society, anger, insomnia indicates that you are depressed. Dr. Raj Srivastava, Senior Consultant and Head – Department of Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj, explain how can a psychiatrist help us in overcoming this feeling. 

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Dr. Pankaj Kumar

Dr. Pankaj Kumar
Consultant – Psychiatrist
Dr. Pankaj Kumar
Memberships: 
  • Indian Psychiatric Society
  • Indian Association of Private Psychiatrist
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Delhi Psychiatry Society
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PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY

Work Experience: 
  • Senior Resident - GTB Hospital & UCMS (2008-2011)
  • Consultant (Psychiatrist) – Max hospital since July, 2012
Education & Training: 
  • MBBS - HIMS, Jolly Grant, Dehradun
  • MD ( Psychiatry ) - KGMU , Lucknow (2005-2008)
     
Awards Information: 
  • Dr. Amit Vohra Memorial Award at IAPP 2011 at Trivandrum
  • Dr. Ravi Pandey Memorial Young Scientist Award at 19th Annual Conference of DPS at Thailand
  • Awarded Uday Award 2009 at Uday Smajik Sanskritik Manch for outstanding services in field of psychiatry
Duration Of OPD: 

   Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj

  • Tues, Thurs: 2 pm – 5 pm  
  • Sat: 6 pm – 8 pm   
Research & Publication: 
  • Assistant Editor : Delhi Psychiatry Journal
  • Published over 70 articles in international & national indexed journals
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