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About Dr. Padmini Nagaraj

Dr. Padmini Nagaraj, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Metairie, LA. She has 38 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Padmini Nagaraj is Good. Dr. Padmini Nagaraj has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Padmini Nagaraj is 2.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Regional Bio Clinical Lab

3351 Severn Ave Ste 301
Metairie, LA 70002
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Specialties

Dr. Padmini Nagaraj has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Personality Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Mental Illness
  • Insomnia
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder

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Reviews

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One Star

Addressed in a letter my concerns about medications prescribed for my son who is schizophrenic, did nothing about it.

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Had no Problem getting appt. Find her very nice, Listens to your problem. One problem is her recepionist, NOT VERY NICE AT ALL! When you call she says she is going to pull your file and get it to the Doc but you never hear back like she tells you will. No Problem with DOC, BAD PROBLEM WITH HER RECEPTIONIST!

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Do not see this doctor

She has spread herself so thin she can't keep up with her patients. She didn't warn me of medication side effects and the abandoned my care. Her office manager is mean and always angry. They are overwhelmed, good luck - psychiatrists in the GNO are a crap shoot.

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  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Bangalore Medical College

    Graduated in 1980

  • Lsu Health Sciences

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Padmini Nagaraj accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Regional Bio Clinical Lab, 3351 Severn Ave Ste 301, Metairie, LA
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