Dr. Krishna Murthy is a psychiatrist, or a primary care doctor for psychological health. He works on the psychological well-being of men and women, with an ability to identify and treat all of the different types of psychological illness. These might include things like depressive disorders, eating disorders, bipolar disorder or anxiety disorders, for example. Dr. Murthy may provide treatments ranging from medication management plans to unique types of therapy.
Child psychiatry is a specialized field of medicine that offers care for the mental well-being of children and teenagers up until the time of adulthood. The specific psychological needs of children may require specialized treatment plans that incorporate medication management and the inclusion of parents and other family members who are an active presence in the child's life.