Dr. Preeti Parakh , M.B.B.S., M.D.
Addiction Medicine Specialist
Kolkata, West Bengal, India   View Clinics 

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Contact Details
West Bengal

Professional Details
State Licence Number/NPI
48349 dated 25-06-2010
State/Board registered with
Delhi Medical Council
Addiction Medicine Specialist
Years of experience
Specific Skills and Interests
Diploma in Yoga from Banaras Hindu University 
Clinic Detail 1
St Mary's Nursing Home, ,
2/1 Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Next to Metro Plaza, Opp Golden Parkk Hotel, Near Maidan Metro Station,,
Kolkata, West Bengal, India View Clinic  
12 to 2 pm (Tues, Thurs), Other days by appointment
Clinic Detail 2
Eastern Diagnostics,,
6, Vivekananda Road, At Ganesh Talkies Crossing, Near Girish Park Metro Station,,
Kolkata, West Bengal, India View Clinic  
11 am to 1 pm (Mon/Wed/Fri)
Clinic Detail 3
Eastern Diagnostics,,
13C Free School Street, Next to New Market Fire Brigade, Near Park Street Metro Station,
Kolkata, West Bengal, India View Clinic  
2 pm to 4 pm (Thurs), 12 to 2 pm (Sat)

Education Details
Degree earned
Name of the university
VSS Medical College 
Residency / Post graduation
Year of post-graduation
Degree earned
Banaras Hindu University 

Other Details
Winner of the Torrent Young Scholar Award Programme (east zone) 2009. 
Member Indian Psychiatric Society, Member Indian Association of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Member Indian Association of Geriatric Mental Health, Member Indian Association of Social Psychiatry 
Other professional achievements
International Publications:

Parakh P. Adverse health effects of nonmedical cannabis use. Lancet 2010; 375 (9710): 196-7.

Parakh P, Srivastava M. The many faces of trichotillomania. International Journal of Trichology 2010; 2(1): 50-2.

Parakh P. Gender issues in life event research in India: A critical appraisal of the presumptive stressful life events scale. Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2011; 4: 19–21.

Grover S, Nebhinani N, Chakrabarti S, Parakh P, Ghormode D. Metabolic syndrome in antipsychotic naïve patients diagnosed with schizophrenia. Early Intervention in Psychiatry 2012; 6: 326-31.

Mattoo SK, Parakh P. Mephentermine dependence: an emerging challenge. CNS Neurosciences and Therapeutics 2012; 18(6): 509-10.

Malhotra S, Subodh BN, Parakh P, Lahariya S. Brief Report: Childhood disintegrative disorder as a likely manifestation of vitamin B12 deficiency. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 2013 Jan 20. [Epub ahead of print] DOI 10.1007/s10803-013-1762-6

Parakh P. Letter by Parakh Regarding Article, "Cannabis-Related Stroke: Myth or Reality?" Stroke 2013 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print]

Parakh P, Basu D. Cannabis and psychosis: Have we found the missing links? Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2013 May 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Grover S, Parakh P, Sharma A, Rao P, Modi M, Kumar A. Catatonia in systemic lupus erythematosus: a case report and review of literature. Accepted for publication in Lupus.

National Publications:

Parakh P, Srivastava M. Delirium in the elderly – A review. Indian Journal of Gerontology 2010; 24(2):170-77.

Srivastava M, Parakh P, Srivastava M. Predictors and prevalence of nicotine use in females: A village-based community study. Industrial Psychiatry Journal 2010; 19(2):125-9.

Parakh P, Basu D. Recent advances in the pharmacological management of psychoactive substance dependence. Accepted for publication in Drugs Bulletin.

Book Chapters:

Parakh P. Teratogenic effects of psychotropic medications. In, Sharma I (ed). Women Mental Health. Varanasi, Indian Psychiatric Society, 2009;77-84.

Srivastava R, Parakh P. Control of maternal anaemia: Relationship with mental health of mother and baby. In, Sharma I (ed). Women Mental Health. Varanasi, Indian Psychiatric Society, 2009;273-85.

Parakh P. Gender issues in mental health. In, Sharma I (ed). Women Mental Health. Varanasi, Indian Psychiatric Society, 2009;332-47.


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