question-icon

Which Doctor Is To Be Consulted For Binge Eating Disorder?

default
Posted on Tue, 28 Jul 2015
Question: What kind of doctor should I see to get prescribed medication for binge eating disorder?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary (24 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
See a psychiatrist

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for using Healthcaremagic.

Binge eating disorder are dealt by psychiatrists as there is psychological component in its causation. You need to visit a psychiatrist for prescription as well as counselling.

I hope this answers your question.
Thanks and regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Psychiatrist

Practicing since :2000

Answered : 3335 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on

Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties

152 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM Blog Questions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Which Doctor Is To Be Consulted For Binge Eating Disorder?

Brief Answer: See a psychiatrist Detailed Answer: Hello, Thanks for using Healthcaremagic. Binge eating disorder are dealt by psychiatrists as there is psychological component in its causation. You need to visit a psychiatrist for prescription as well as counselling. I hope this answers your question. Thanks and regards