Psychiatry

Psychiatry

Mental health care

Bilal Hospital Psychiatric Clinic provides treatments and care for a wide range of psychiatric illnesses. Our goal is to bring happiness and good health to our patients lives. We provide low-fee individual therapy sessions to children and adolescents, adults, couples, families and elderly people. Our Psychiatric Clinic Consultant has a diverse experience of treating various mental illnesses. Our services include:

Substance/Drug abuse related disorders:

  • We treat various mental and behavioral disorders due to substance abuse

Schizophrenia (Psychosis):

  • Inability to distinguish reality from delusions and hallucinations

Mood/Affective Disorders:

  •  Major Depression
  • Dysthymia– Chronic low grade depression or irritable mood that lasts for around 2 years
  • Bipolar Disorders– Bipolar I, Bipolar II and Cyclothymic Disorder
  • Mood Disorder due to another health related issue such as injuries, infections and chronic illnesses
  • Drugs/Substance-induced Mood Disorder
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) – Depressions that occurs each year at the same time (summer depression / winter blues)
  • Self-Harm – Self mutilation, self Injury, suicidal attempt
  • Women health – Post-partum depression, Premenstrual Disorder (PMS), Perimenopausal depression 

Anxiety Disorders:

  • Panic Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Phobias:
  1. Specific or Simple Phobias – Acrophobia (fear of heights), Claustrophobia (fear of closed-in spaces) etc
  2. Complex Phobias - Social Phobia & Agoraphobia (fear of public places)

Eating Disorders:

  • Anorexia Nervosa– Distorted body image; you may see yourself as fat even thought you may have a very low body weight
  • Bulimia Nervosa– Uncontrolled episode of eating followed by purging/induced vomiting , misuse of laxatives , excessive exercise or fasting
  • Binge Eating Disorder– Eating a lot of food in a short duration of time , you may feel no control over your eating habits

Personality Disorders:

  • Paranoid personality disorders (PPD) – People with PPD haveparanoia, acute mistrust, and suspicion of others
  • Schizoid personality disorder - People with this disorder are loners, prefer solitary activities over social relationships
  • Borderline personality disorder- inability to manage emotions effectively
  • Antisocial personality disorder (Sociopaths)- disregard other people‘s feelings, personal property and wellbeing  for personal gain
  • Narcissistic personality disorder- Exaggerated feelings of superiority or self worth over others
  • Histrionic personality disorder- Over conscious about one’s appearance and constantly trying to seek attention of others  
  • Dependent personality disorder- Rely heavily on others for approval, validation and fulfillment of basic needs of everyday life
  • Avoidant personality disorder -Over sensitivity to rejection
  • Obsessive compulsive personality disorder (OCPD)- Obsess about control, order; strongly bother by disruptions in everyday routine

Psychological Development Disorders:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

Hyperkinetic Disorder/Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD):

  • Patients exhibit poor attention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. AHDH becomes obvious in early childhood.

Treatment Options:

  • Medications
  • Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) 

“If you are worried that there is something wrong with you or your loved one, do not hesitate in seeking help. You can get better! You can live a healthy and wholesome life!”


Our Doctors
Dr. Asad Tamizuddin Nizami
Dr. Asad Tamizuddin Nizami