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Vidhyalakshmi Jaishankar, MD

* Member of the AdventHealth Medical Group

Psychiatrist

Vidhyalakshmi V. Jaishankar, MD, is a fellowship-trained psychiatrist with double-board certifications in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She has spent more than 15 years as an on-staff psychiatrist in hospitals and community health centers, primarily in Ohio and Florida. Dr. Jaishankar treats patients of all ages with a variety of behavioral, emotional and learning issues, and specializes in depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, panic disorder, adjustment disorder, OCD, PTSD, ADHD, postpartum depression, somatization disorder and other psychiatric conditions/illnesses. She works with a multidisciplinary team to provide mental health services, treating patients with various behavioral, emotional and learning issues. She has broad experience in multiple clinical settings, including inpatient, outpatient, residential, school-based, community, forensic, emergency, and consultation-liaison services.

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Education

Medical School 
Chennai Medical College, DR. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India 

Fellowships 
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry – University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 

Residencies 
Adult Psychiatry – The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago, IL 

Specialty

Adjustment disorder, Anxiety and panic disorders, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Dysthymia, OCD, PTSD and ADHD, Postpartum depression, Somatization disorder