Dr. Ravi Chand

Psychiatry
Irvine, CA
25 years experience male

About

Bio

Ravi R Chand, MD Neuropsychiatry, Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology Sleep Medicine, Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology Dr. Chand achieved 3 awards in the Summer 2013 Top Doctor Competition: ​ Top Psychiatrist in California Thought Leader in the Orange County Region Top Doctor in the Orange County Region These awards recognize you for helping 2,678,549 people on HealthTap, and represent the highest recognition for your expertise and helpfulness. Dr. Chand has been listed in Guide to America’s Top Psychiatrist and Sleep Medicine in 2012​ Dr. Chand has been listed in Guide to America’s Top Psychiatrists in 2007, 2009, 2010, and 2011 Dr. Chand has also received Resident Teacher of the year award in 2003 and 2004 by Chicago Medical

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Psychiatry, Board Certified

Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

Gujarati, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

1.8K Answers
459 Agrees
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Gustatory Hallucinat: Sensation of Taste when food is actually not present in the mouth
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience Psychiatry
Ignore: Lithium and Depakote have a 70% efficacy in treating mania. Response is defined as 50% reduction s/s.

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Testimonials
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Oct 10, 2013
Dr. Chand provides concise and knowledgeable answers to questions posed. He is compassionate, caring, and it a pleasure to have him here on Health Tap as another voice representing both psychiatry and...Read More
Sep 11, 2013
An excellent clinician with thoughtful responses and answers. He takes the time to show the dedication to the field with caring, compassion and empathy. I would highly recommend this outstanding physi...Read More
Aug 20, 2013
Dr Chand has a remarkable. Knowledge base in. Neuropsychology, psychotropic medications and. Diagnostics. He provides exceptional info to the public. I endorse Dr Chand.
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i was confused with the answer if i have been free with with headache,dizziness etc call 911 and if im free of symptoms i will be fine .
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for taking time to answer my question. I appreciate it.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I take cymbalta for neuropathy resulting from CIDP and quadraparesis.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Seth G. S. Medical College, India
Graduated 1995MD

Residency

Chicago Medical School

Awards

Resident Teacher of the Year 2003 and 2004
Dr. Chand has been listed in Guide to America’s Top Psychiatrists in 2007, 2009, 2010, and 2011 Dr. Chand has been listed in Guide to America’s Top Psychiatrist and Sleep Medicine in 2012

Affiliations

American Acacdemy of Sleep Medicine
Neurosciences Education Institute, San Diego, CA
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