Dr. Sushma Rao

Dr. Sushma Rao
Psychiatrist, Bangalore

MBBS, MRC (Psych), Dip (Dyslexia), CCT (Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)

  • 2 Hospitals


  • Psychiatry


  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Old Age Psychiatry And Psychotherapy
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Anxiety And Phobias
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Marital Problems
  • Psychotherapy 


MBBS, M.S.Ramaiah medical college, Bangalore, India

MRCPsych, London

Practice Information

BGS Global Hospitals, Bangalore

BGS Global Hospitals, Bangalore

67, Uttarahalli Road, Kengeri, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560060


09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Dr. Aravinda’s Diabetes Centre, Bangalore

Dr. Aravinda’s Diabetes Centre, Bangalore

No. 14 &15, 3rd Block 4th Stage, Behind Total Petrol Bunk, Basaveshwarnagar, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560079


05:00 PM - 07:00 PM


10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Case series ‘Comparing Paediatric Bipolar with ADHD cases with 686 pure ADHD cases’ published as a poster at the international ESCAP conference in Dublin.
  • Study of Learning ability, development and genes. Cardiff University, Wales, UK.
  • Papers on ‘Pervasive Refusal syndrome’ presented at the European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry conference in Budapest 2009. A. Contrasting two cases of Pervasive Refusal Disorder treated in an in patient unit. B. Outcome of the treatment of patients with Pervasive Refusal Syndrome.
  • Critical appraisal of qualitative research papers for the journal of intellectual disabilities research.
  • Rao S, ‘Agricultural subsidies and obesity-how strong is the link’ e-response. British Medical Journal 2006
  • International Conference poster presentation on ‘Pervasive refusal syndrome- a case series’ Corrine Reid, Sushma Rao, Suzy Guirguis, Victoria Grahame and Carole Kaplan at the pan European Child Psychiatry conference, Budapest, sponsored by European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 22nd – 26th August 2009.
  •  Autism Spectrum Disorders - S Rao, G Salmon, British Journal of Hospital Medicine 71(12): 699 - 703 (Dec 2010)
  • Follow-up study of four cases of pervasive refusal syndrome in the paginated issue of European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: Volume 20, Issue 5 (2011), Page 271. Suzy Guirguis, Corrine Reid, Sushma Rao, Victoria Grahame and Carole Kaplan.
  • Poster presentation on ‘Role of the Social and Communication Assessment team in ASD assessment pathway’ (Dr. Sushma Rao and Dr. Srinivasa Reddy) at the RCPsych in Wales & The Welsh Psychiatric Society Joint Meeting 'Social Factors: Social Inequality' on 7th Dec 2012
  • International Conference poster presentation on ‘Comparing the clinical characteristics of children with ADHD vs. ADHD with co morbid Bipolar Disorder’ S.Rao 1, S. Agha 2, at the European Child Psychiatry conference,Dublin, sponsored by European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 7th July 2013.