Psychiatrists in 08221

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Srisai Gowda
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA
Verified
We specialize in Treatment Resistant Depression- offering State of the art TMS ( Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) therapy and Spravato treatment. We look forward to helping you or a loved one. Dr. Srisai Gowda is a leading double Board–Certified Psychiatrist practicing over 20 years at the Jersey Shore. Dr. Gowda is committed to improving patients’ overall wellness, avoiding “Pill for every ill mantra”. We provide Suboxone therapy, TMS & Esketamine therapy in office.
(609) 207-3311 
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Linwood, NJ 08221
Offers video visits
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WLS Psychiatric Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APN, PMH-BC
Verified
I have dedicated years to treating children, adolescents, and young adults. I work with clients & their families to achieve positive relationships & personal fulfillment.
(856) 474-1240 
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Linwood, NJ 08221
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 08221 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

08221 Psychiatrists differ from other mental health professionals in that they may prescribe medication as well as practice psychotherapy in treatment. Sometimes, Psychiatrists form part of a clinical team in which they will diagnose and prescribe, while psychologists or therapists provide the client's psychotherapy.

As part of a clinical assessment, Psychiatrists may conduct physical examinations, take blood tests, and order and interpret lab tests and brain image scans, such as CT scans, CAT Scans, and MRIs.

The field of psychiatry in 08221 has many sub-specialties, including pediatric psychiatry. Those who work with the elderly are called geriatric psychiatrists.

Other related sub-specialties include cognition psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, psychosomatic, forensic, reproductive medicine specialties, psychopharmacology , psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in 08221, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have an MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years of training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. 08221 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to find the right psychiatrist in 08221, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in 08221, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 08221 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 08221). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.