These appointments provide patients with a detailed initial diagnostic evaluation with an individualized treatment plan.
Adult Psychiatric Evaluations appointments run a duration of 60 minutes.
Adolescent Psychiatric evaluations run a duration of 80-90 minutes. These appointments require parental consent and participation. They are structures as roughly 30-minute blocks each with the patient, the parents, then followed by discussion with all members regarding treatment plan.
Eating Disorder Evaluation
These are thorough evaluations which include a full psychiatric evaluation including an emphasis on eating disorder symptoms. A comprehensive treatment plan is reviewed towards the end of your appointment.
Adult eating disorder evaluations run a duration of 75 minutes.
Adolescent eating disorder evaluations run a duration of 80-90 minutes. These appointments require parental consent and participation. They are structures as roughly 30-minute blocks each with the patient, the parents, then followed by discussion with all members regarding the treatment plan.
Genetic Testing and follow up
We offer psychiatric pharmaco-genetic testing. Generally, it is recommended for patients who have tried multiple medications and cannot find the right fit. Results and detailed treatment plan are discussed at the follow up appointment.
These are follow-up appointments that usually feature a mix of medication management and psychotherapy and hold a duration of 25 minutes.
Young Adult Psychotherapy
These are follow-up appointments designed for adolescents who may be debating need for medication or currently are on medications and run a duration of 30 or 45 minutes per session. They may or may not require parental participation depending on individual cases.
These appointments consist of individualized psychotherapy with or without medication management and run a duration of 45-55 minutes.
Dr. Shilin R. Pandya specializes in many services and treatments including (but are not limited to):
- Pharmacotherapy / Medication management
- Eating disorders
- Perinatal mood disorders
- Second opinions
- Bipolar disorders
- Psychotic disorders
- Anxiety disorders
- Panic attacks, and Phobias
- Co-morbid ADHD
- Career-related issues, stress, and burn-out
- College and Graduate mental health
- Grief and Loss
- Impulse control problems
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Stress Management
- Cognitive Behavior Therapy
- Holistic and Mindfulness-based Therapy
- Sexual Dysfunction
- Self-esteem issues and more