Dr. Aravind Vaithiyam Krishnaram

Dr. Aravind Vaithiyam Krishnaram
Psychiatrist, Madurai


  • 1 Hospital
  • Consultant Psychiatrist & Director for Research activities, & Psychiatry Institute (Unit I) & RAM Psychaitry Hospital 
  • Joined in PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, as ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PSYCHIATRY in the department of Psychiatry on August 2001 to Dec 2004.


  • Psychiatry



  • Completed MBBS for Rajah Muthiah Medical college, Chidambaram, tamilnadu in December 1999
  • Completed post gradated MD(Psychiatric Medicine) from Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Health sciences in September 2004 and was awarded best outgoing student for the academic year of September 2004
  • Received the FWPA – Fellow of the world psychiatric Assoication at the XIII world congress of Psychiatry cairo, Egpty, 10 – 25 september 2005

Practice Information

Ram Psychiatry Hospital, Madurai

Ram Psychiatry Hospital, Madurai

338-A, Anna Nagar , Madurai, Tamil Nadu - 625020

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Psychiatry from Demonology to biology- The Antiseptic, December 2004.
  • Serotonin syndrome- Review. Indian journal of Psychological Medicine, June 2005.
  • Anticraving Medications- Current Scenario, The Antiseptic, July 2005.
  • A case report of Borderline personality disorder, The Antiseptic, November 2005.
  • A case report of Body dysmorphic disorder, dysmorphophobia or delusional disorder-somatic subtype? Indian Journal of Psychiatry 2006:48:260-262.
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder and Parenting- Journal of Indian Medical Association, Vol X1(5), May 2009. 
  • Role of Medical Treatment in Alcohol Disorders.- Indian journal of Psychological Medicin, June 2009. 
  • A case of Pediatric Bipolar Disorder- Indian journal of Psycholog Med, July-Dec 2009, Vol. 31, Issue 2, pp no.88-91. 
  • Anxiety disorders in children- review article- in Indian Association of Private Psychiatry 
  • Childhood depression with unremitting suicidal behavior- Indian Journal of Psycholog Med, July-Dec 2010, Vol 33, Issue 2, pp no 146-149
  • Axis I Co morbidity in Alcohol Dependence Disorder- TANPSYCON 2005, Tiruchirapalli.
  • Deliberate self harm- Series of symptom presentation in clinical cases, TANPSYCON 2005, Tiruchirapalli.
  • Prevalence of Geriatric Depression in an old age home and comparison with normal old age individuals- SAARC International conference, November 2005, Agra. 
  • Family burden in chronic schizophrenics – IPSOCON, October 2005, Calicut. 
  • Family burden in Alcohol dependence with Schizophrenics- ANCIPS 2006, Mumbai.
  • Symptomatology of Depressive symptoms in young adults and old adults – International Conference on Mood Disorders, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2006. 
  • Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Obsessive – Compulsive Symptoms induced by Atypical Antipsychotics- IPSOCON October 2006.
  • A study on self harm in Psychiatry emergency settings- IPSOCON 2007. 
  • A study on ADHD and its co-morbidity –presented as oral symposium lecture at National Conference Agra, 2009 in the specialty section of Indian Psychiatric Society. 
  • Lecture on “Relation between Depression and Deliberate self harm in adults”- Asian Congress of Psychiatry, November 2009.
  • Oral Communication on “Study of prevalence of conduct disorder in school children”- presented at World Psychiatry Association International Congress in Beijing, September 2010.
  • Member of Indian psychiatry society and presented papers at various state level, zonal level, national level and International level conferences