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8300 Health Park Suite 201
Raleigh NC 27615
USA

919.676.9699

At Carolina Performance in Raleigh, our mission as psychiatrists, psychologists, and therapists is to enhance the performance of our clients, resulting in a smarter approach to sports, a more effective work life, and an improved general well-being. We use mental training techniques to build upon existing skills, develop mental game plans, achieve individual and team goals, and maximize potential. 

Dr. Hima Palakurthi

Dr. Hima Palakurthi is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist at Carolina Performance in Raleigh. Dr. Palakurthi is double-board certified in both Child/Adolescent and General Psychiatry. She has focused her past 8 years of clinical work in community mental health settings in urban and suburban areas. She offers services for a diverse range of clients with various degrees of severity.

 
Carolina Performance Dr Hima Palakurthi Psychiatrist

Hima Palakurthi, MD
Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
palakurthi@carolinaperformance.net
919.961.8435

 

Dr. Palakurthi is double-board certified in both Child/Adolescent and General Psychiatry. She has focused her past 8 years of clinical work in community mental health settings in urban and suburban areas. She offers services for a diverse range of clients with various degrees of severity. Although her primary focus is Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, she will be happy to provide services for all age groups. Dr. Palakurthi provides individualized treatment plans to include family, cultural, psychological, and environmental factors that are unique to each individual.

SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS are available for the convenience of working parents and school age children.

 

CLINICAL SERVICES

Comprehensive diagnostic assessments

Medication management

Academic and Psychotherapy recommendations

Referrals to intensive therapy and psychological testing

Consultations to primary care providers in diagnosing and managing treatment resistant psychiatric conditions

School consultations

 

SPECIFIC AREAS OF INTERESTS

ADHD

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Behavioral and Academic problems

Adjustment Disorder

Understanding critical differences between ADHD and Bipolar Disorders

Mood Disorders including Treatment Resistant Depression

Anxiety and Anger Management problems

Psychotic Disorders

 

Dr. Palakurthi cannot provide services like:

Treatment of Chemical dependencies

Custody evaluations 

Disability evaluations

Prescriptions for medications like Xanax and Benzodiazipines (eg: Valium, Diazepam, Lorazepam) due to long term side effects

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING

  • 7 years practice in a busy community mental health outpatient setting
  • General Psychiatry Residency: Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency: Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Undergraduate Training/ Medical School: University of Health Sciences, India

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • North Carolina Medical Society

 

FEE SCHEDULE AND POLICIES

Initial assessment (60 min): $250

50 min session (45 min): $200

Medication management (30 min): $120

Payment is due at the time of scheduling appointments. 24 hour cancellation notice is required to avoid the full fee charge for missed or cancelled appointments.

Dr. Palakurthi accepts Blue Cross (BCBS). She is Out-of-Network with all other insurance carriers at Carolina Performance. Patients are expected to self pay at the time of the appointment and contact their Insurance provider for out of network benefits.

 

Contact at 919.961.8435 or by email at palakurthi@carolinaperformance.net  for a brief screening questionnaire and scheduling appointments.

 

 

 

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