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Introduction:

The department of psychiatry started as the "mental Hygiene Clinic" under the Faculty of Social Work, MS University in 1952. It was taken over by the government of Gujarat in 1965, and became part of the Medical College.

From 1967 to 1991, the department was headed by Dr. AB Khurana, who brought it to the limelight. Currently, it is headed by Dr. PR Vesuna. Along with him, the department is staffed by the following doctors:
Dr. Rakesh Gandhi (Associate Professor)
Dr. Rajat Oswal (Associate Professor)
Dr. Chirag Barot (Assistant Professor)
Dr. Mahesh Suthar (Assistant Professor)

The department also provides training for undergraduate doctors (interns) and post-graduate students of Psychiatry. It admits three students annually to the course of MD Psychiatry from both the state and national levels and has two positions for Senior Residents. It is also involved in the training of psychology, social work and nursing students.

The department caters to the outpatients from OPD 11. It has an indoor facility of 40 beds, which include both psychiatric and de-addiction patients. Medications are provided by the hospital and electro-convulsive therapy is conducted in the Ward.

Other facilities included a departmental library.

 

   

Staff

Faculty:
 

Sr.No.

Name

Post

Joining date

Email id

Mobile No.

1.

Dr. Porusasp R. Vesuna

Professor

24/03/2007

porusvesuna@yahoo.in

9909928221 

2.

Dr. Rakesh R. Gandhi

Associate Professor

04/06/2015

rakesh_gandhi68@yahoo.com

9824299183 

3.

Dr. Rajat M. Oswal

Associate Professor

07/06/2017

rajatoswal@yahoo.com

9426886276 

4.

Dr.Chirag K. Barot

Assistant Professor

24/05/2016

gladiatorjahaan@gmail.com

9825046976 

5.

Dr. Mahesh A. Suthar

Assistant Professor

02/06/2015

drmaheshsuthar@gmail.com

9712984352 

6.

Dr. Vrinda Pareek

Assistant Professor

28/03/2018

vrindapareek96@gmail.com

8769286067

7.

Dr. Anu Patel

Senior Resident

21-06-2018

anupatel311@gmail.com 

9925753806

8.

Dr. Prashant Mangla

Senior Resident

01-06-2018

manglaprashant1@gmail.com 

7021606195

9.

Dr. Raviraj Khadiya

Resident 3rd year

20-04-2016

drraviraj61091@gamil.com

9558968373

10.

Dr. Avisha Mahla

Resident 3rd year

03-05-2016

mahla.avisha@gmail.com

7490019145

11.

Dr. Urvika Parekh

Resident 3rd year

30-05-2016

urvika7@gmail.com

7567028339

12.

Dr. Kalyani Bhukar

Resident 2nd year

22-05-2017

k.bhukar92@gmail.com

9106724319

13.

Dr. Harita Darji

Resident 2nd year

23-05-2017

harita.darji@gmail.com

7016352076

14.

Dr. Kishan Patel

Resident 2nd year

23-05-2017

kp38366@gmail.com

9173947835

15.

Dr. Dhruv Chaudhary

Resident 2nd year

26-05-2017

dhruv.330@gmail.com

9924964244

16.

Dr. Harman Singh Bhatia

Resident 1st year

01/05/2018

harman2710@gmail.com

9111433085

17.

Dr. Vejiben Odedara

Resident 1st year

01/05/2018

odedaraveji5193@gmail.com

9898443626

18.

Dr. Shivangi Aggarwal

Resident 1st year

11/05/2018

shivangiagg1993@gmail.com

7600297537

19.

Dr. Chintan Savani

Resident 1st year

14/05/2018

chintansavani98@gmail.com

9537615090

Details of Non teaching staff

1. Psychiatric Social Worker
Mr. Nilesh M. Patel
2. Data Entry Operator
Mrs. Ramilaben B. Parmar
3. Peon
Mr. Ramesh Kahar

Details of Technical staff
1. Mr. PruthvirajsinghZhala EEG Technician

Details of Nursing staff
1. Mrs. Parvati S. Parmar Staff Nurse in OPD
2. Mrs. Kalpana S. Patel In charge Staff Nurse in Ward
3. Mrs. Nisha Kaur P. Rajput Staff Nurse in Ward
4. Mrs. Ansuyaben B. Parmar Staff Nurse in Ward
5. Mrs. Urmilaben N. Thakkar Staff Nurse in Ward
6. Mrs. Harshaben B. Makwana Staff Nurse in Ward
7. Mrs. Gayatriben P. Srimali Staff Nurse in Ward

   
 

Publications (in last 3 years)

Sr.No

Name of Author

Name of Journal

Article

Volume/ Issue

Year

1.

Dr. Rakesh Gandhi

International Journal of Science and Research(IJSR)

Association of Expressed Emotion in Caretakers with Severity of Depression in patients of Major Depressive Disorder

Volume 7 Issue 9

2018

2.

Sutanaya pal

Rajat M Oswal

G. K. Vankar

Archives of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Recognition of Major Depressive Disorder & its Correlates among Adult male patients attending a Primary Care Clinic

Issue- 3

Page 55-62

2018

3.

Nebhinani N

Sharma P

Pareek Vrinda

Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry

Association of Inflammatory and Liver Markers with
Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Patients with Depression.

 

2018

4.

Rakesh R. Gandhi

Mahesh A. Suthar

Sutanaya Pal

Ankit J.Rathod

Archives of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Anxiety and Depression in spouses of males diagnosed with alcohol dependence: a comparative study

Issue -4

Page 51-56

2017

5.

Chirag Barot

Sunil Kumar Ahuja

Prashant Mangla

International Journal of Research in Medicine

Sexual Dysfunction in Drug Free Patients Suffering from Depression

Vol-5 Issue-4 Page-32-37

2017

6.

Rajat M Oswal

Dinesh M Rathor

Falguni M Patel

Kamlesh R Dave

Ritambhara Y Mehta

International Journal of Research in Medicine

Study of sexual practices and relationship patterns in men who have sex with men

Vol-6

Issue-1

Page 128-132

April 2017

7.

Rajat M Oswal

Falguni M Patel

Dinesh M Rathor

Kamlesh R Dave

Ritambhara Y Mehta

International Journal of Integrated Medical Research

Depression and its correlates in men who have sex with men attending a community based organization

Vol-4

Issue-1

Page 17-22

April 2017

8.

Suthar N

 Pareek Vrinda

Nebhinani N Suman DK.

Indian Journal of Psychiatry

 

Galactorrhea with antidepressants: A case series

Vol 20

Issue 20

2017

9.

Nebhinani N Sharma P Pareek Vrinda

Journal of Mental Health and
Human Behaviour

Associations of Metabolic Syndrome with Elevated Liver Enzymes
and C‑reactive Protein in Drug‑naοve Patients with Depressive Disorders.

Vol 21

Issue 2 page 91-97

2016

10.

Rakesh Gandhi

Mahesh Suthar

Mandeep Singh

Sutanaya Pal

Telangana Journal of Psychiatry

 A Study of Relationship between Insight and Depression  in Schizophrenia

Vol-2

No-2

Page-94-98

July-Dec 2016

11.

Rakesh Gandhi

Mahesh Suthar

Animesh Patel

International Journal of Medical Research Professionals

A Study of Co-morbidity in Mentally Retarded Children

Vol-2 Issue-3 Page-249-251

2016

12.

Chirag Barot

Prashant Mangla

International Journal of Research in Medicine

Sexual Knowledge and Attitudes in patients of Dhat Syndrome

Vol-5 Issue-3 Page-44-48

2016

13.

Falguni M Patel

Rajat M Oswal

Ritambhara Y Mehta

Journal of Research in Medical and Dental Sciences

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Adult victims of 2006 Flood in Surat, Gujarat

Vol-3 Issue-4 Page-303-306

Oct-Dec 2015

14.

Bagri PK

Samdariya S

Pareek P Pareek Vrinda

Clinical Cancer
Investigation Journal

Gardasil nine: Is the number enough ??

Volume 4, Issue 5 page 687-688

2015

Details of any CME programmes, conferences and/or any academic activities conducted by the department.
College level UG Psychiatry Quiz and South Zone Gujarat State UG Psychiatry Quiz were conducted in Medical College Baroda on 15th September, 2018 and 18th September, 2018 respectively.

Details of any awards and achievements received by the students or faculty for last 3 years.

• Dr. Prashant Mangla (3rd year resident doctor) & Dr. AvishaMahla (2ndyear resident doctor) won the state level PG Psychiatry Quiz conducted during IPS GSB Annual Conference held in Jaipur in 2017.
• Palak Gandhi & Ashraf Kesrani (Both Final Year MBBS students) won the South Zone Gujarat State UG Psychiatry Quiz for 2017 conducted in SMIMER, Surat.
• Dr. Kalyani Bhukar (2nd year resident doctor) won the 1st prize for poster presentation at IPS GSB Conference held in Kumbhalgarh in 2018.
• Poojan Thakkar & Rachit Shah (III/I Year MBBS students) won the South Zone Gujarat State UG Psychiatry Quiz for 2018 conducted in Medical College Baroda.

 

 
 

 

 
 

Ongoing Research Projects

Details of any awards and achievements received by the students or faculty for last 5 years.
• Dr. Prashant Mangla (3rd year resident doctor) & Dr. AvishaMahla (2ndyear resident doctor) won the state level PG Psychiatry Quiz conducted during IPS GSB Annual Conference held in Jaipur in 2017.
• Palak Gandhi & Ashraf Kesrani (Both Final Year MBBS students) won the South Zone Gujarat State UG Psychiatry Quiz for 2017 conducted in SMIMER, Surat.


Unit/Department wise beds distribution.

Unit: One
Total Beds: 40

 
   
 

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