Dr. Vikas Duvvuri

Primary Care, Psychiatry
San Mateo, CA
15 years experience male

Locations

San Mateo Clinic

San Mateo, CA

Address

1941, O'Farrell St, San Mateo, CA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Kaiser Permanente Insurance Company

Fremont Hospital

Fremont, CA

About

Bio

I am committed to providing treatment that is based on the latest scientific advances and is personalized to your needs. I believe that close collaboration with you and your other providers is the most effective way to help reach your goals. Look forward to working together.

Specialties
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Psychiatry

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Telugu

Doctor Q&A

310 Answers
531 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience Psychiatry
Followup : Call your psychiatrist to discuss what the source of the anxiety is and how best to manage it.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience Psychiatry
See below: Focalin (dexmethylphenidate) XR might feel better than Ritalin for some with ADHD. But tolerance to a medication typically requires being off. Dosing ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience Psychiatry
See below: Please see or call your psychiatrist with this information as abruptly stopping medications might lead to many problems for you.

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Testimonials
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Nov 3, 2012
Very informative answers. Always quick to respond to patients. Definitely a great doctor!
Nov 8, 2012
Very knowledgable doctor. Great answers and a great doctor to follow!
Apr 20, 2013
Very accurate and timely answers.
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My pedestrian aksed me to take her for blood exchange because her bilirubin level is too High..is it really necessary to go for blood exchange?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Also though, I've gained at least 20 to 25 lbs. Not good for me.
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I eat healthy and cut portions. I still put on 2lbs/week on Depakote.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC San Diego School of Medicine, CA
MD

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER

Affiliations

Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
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