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  • Barbados
Experience - 12 Years
Languages - English, Spanish

Consultation Fees
   
GY$ 9500.00

Profile Description

Dr. Meenawattie Rajkumar M.D. is a seasoned psychiatrist with over twelve years of experience in hospital and clinical mental health settings. She specializes in evaluating and treating psychiatric disorders, offering services such as medical evaluations, psychopharmacology, and psychotherapy. With a sub-specialization in forensic psychiatry, criminology, and victimology, Dr. Rajkumar is often called upon as an expert witness in psychiatric-legal cases. She also provides care to prisoners across Guyana's prisons, employing a holistic approach that combines medication management with active listening and counseling.

Education

1998: Abrams Zuil Secondary – 8 subjects Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) 1999: Anna Regina Secondary – 4 subjects Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) 2000: Dr Cheddi Jagan Dental School – Diploma in Dental Health Science. 2013: Latin American Medical School, Cuba –Doctor of Medicine (MD) 2013: Medical Internship Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation 2013: ALARM - (modified Obstetrics Care Training) 2013: BLS - (Basic Life Support) 2013: Postgraduate certificate in Management of HIV patients. Havana Cuba 2020: Specialist Degree in Adult Psychiatry, Summa cum Laude, Havana, Cuba 2020-2021: Postgraduate Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, Institute of Legal Medicine, Havana, Cuba 2022-2023: Masters Certificate in Hospital Administration. Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto Canada. 2022-2023: Post Graduate Diploma, Criminology and Victimology, Sherlock Institute of Forensic Science, India

Qualifications

  • MD

Memberships

    • International Association for suicide Prevention. (IASP). • Cuban Psychiatric Association. • Member of Guyana Prison Sentencing Management Board. • National Representative GUYANA -International Association for suicide Prevention. (IASP). • MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE • 2016- Director (Ag) Mental Health Unit. Ministry of Public health, Guyana. • 2022 to present: Medical Superintendent, National Psychiatric Hospital, Fort Canjie Berbice Guyana.

Research & Publications

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FAQ’s

Medicas allows you to consult a psychiatrist for a range of mental health conditions and concerns. These may include anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, ADHD, and other psychiatric conditions.
To schedule an online consultation with a psychiatrist through Medicas, log in to your account and browse through the available psychiatrists. Select a convenient date and time for your consultation and follow the prompts to confirm your appointment. Detailed instructions on how to connect for your virtual consultation will be provided.
Absolutely! It is important to discuss your symptoms and mental health history during the online consultation with the psychiatrist. You can describe your current symptoms, their duration, any triggering factors, and provide information about your mental health history, including previous diagnoses, treatments, or therapies you may have undergone.
Yes, psychiatrists can prescribe medications for mental health conditions through Medicas if deemed necessary. Based on the assessment during the consultation, the psychiatrist may prescribe psychiatric medications to help manage your symptoms and improve your mental well-being. They may also discuss potential side effects and monitor your progress.
Certainly! Many psychiatrists are trained in providing therapy or counseling services alongside medication management. They can offer evidence-based therapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), or psychodynamic therapy to address your specific mental health needs. The psychiatrist will determine the most appropriate approach based on your condition.
Absolutely! Medicas supports follow-up sessions and ongoing care with psychiatrists. They can provide regular check-ins, monitor your progress, adjust medication dosages if needed, provide therapy sessions, and ensure that you are receiving appropriate care for your mental health needs through virtual consultations.
Psychiatry is a medical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of mental health conditions. Psychiatrists are trained to evaluate and address a wide range of mental and emotional disorders using a combination of therapy, medication, and other treatment modalities.
Yes, Medicas provides online consultations with experienced Psychiatrists who can assess your mental health concerns, provide a comprehensive evaluation, and develop personalized treatment plans. Through online platforms, you can receive professional guidance and support from the comfort of your own home.
Psychiatrists can treat various mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), eating disorders, and substance use disorders. They are skilled in diagnosing and managing these conditions to promote mental well-being.
A Psychiatrist can help by conducting a comprehensive assessment of your mental health, providing an accurate diagnosis, and developing an individualized treatment plan. They may recommend therapy, prescribe medications if necessary, and offer counseling and support to help you cope with and manage your mental health condition effectively.
You should consider consulting a Psychiatrist if you are experiencing persistent feelings of sadness, anxiety, or any other mental health symptoms that significantly affect your daily life, relationships, or overall well-being. Seeking the expertise of a Psychiatrist can provide you with the necessary support and treatment options.

Note: These FAQs are intended to provide general information for consulting a psychiatrist online through the Medicas platform. For specific inquiries or concerns, it is recommended to refer contact our customer support number 90534 90543 (India) | +1 868 365 2800 (Caribbean) for further assistance.

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