Psychopharmacology is the study of medications used to treat disorders affecting mood, behavior, attention and thought process. After the psychiatric evaluation and other needed assessments Dr. Singareddy will discuss various psychopharmacological medications that may help with symptoms that you are currently suffering from.
Dr. Singareddy will discuss with you relevant information regarding such medications and will provide you with possible options. He will decide about which medications might help you based on your choices and preferences. Once you are started on such a medication, you will need to be closely followed up.
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Process to Psychopharmacology and Medication Management
Generally, all physician who treats patients with psychotropic medication is practicing psychopharmacology. First, Doctors must completed residency training after medical school and have a high level of understanding and expertise in pharmacology, including psychopharmacology. Importantly, Psychiatrists (who have completed four years of specialized training after medical school) have an even higher level of knowledge and expertise in psychopharmacology. Dr. Singareddy is a board certified psychiatrist whose experience and expertise positions him well to make the correct decisions. This is important when it comes to finding the right medications for you or your loved one.
Overall, Medication management is a type of outpatient treatment. This treatment involves the initial evaluation, prescription, and ongoing medical monitoring. Next, medication management includes monitoring, changing and adjusting medications, and ensuring patients get their desired outcomes. Lastly, this requires a robust review of prescribed drugs and possible side effects to create a treatment plan tailored to the patient while monitoring the safety and efficacy.
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