Ashok Bharucha

I am an Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist

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Ashok Bharucha, MD, MA, is a highly-trained geriatric psychiatrist with years of experience in the field. He specializes in adult and geriatric psychiatry, as well as the management of conditions that occur at the interface of neurology, medicine, and psychiatry. Dr. Bharucha is dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes for his patients through a combination of pharmacology (psychoactive medications) and psychotherapy (talk therapy).

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November 10, 2023

What Causes Dementia to Worsen?

Dementia is a complex and challenging condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is not a specific disease but rather a general term that describes a decline in cognitive function severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, but there are many other types as well, […]

October 11, 2023

Understanding the Role of Geriatric Psychiatrists

As the population ages, the demand for Geriatric Psychiatrists services tailored to the needs of older adults is on the rise. Geriatric psychiatrists are pivotal in addressing older people’s unique mental health challenges. This article aims to elucidate the functions and responsibilities of geriatric psychiatrists, shedding light on their essential contributions to providing comprehensive care […]

October 11, 2023

Boost Your Brain: 3 Foods That Fight Memory Loss

As we age, it’s natural to experience changes in our cognitive function, including memory loss. However, the good news is that certain foods can have a profound impact on our brain health. Nutrition plays a pivotal role in preserving and even enhancing our memory and cognitive abilities. In this article, we will explore three key […]

September 19, 2023

Unmasking the Most Common Psychiatric Disorder After 65

As the global population ages, a spotlight is increasingly being cast on mental health in the senior demographic. Often, when we discuss mental health in the elderly, our attention veers toward conditions like Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. However, it’s essential to recognize that the most common psychiatric disorder affecting people over 65 […]

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