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Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay, M.D.

Psychiatrist

Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay M.D. is a top Psychiatrist in New York, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In New York, NY, Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
55 years Experience
Dr. Istvan E.j. Boksay, M.D.
  • New York, NY
  • Semmelweis Orvostudomanyi Egyetem (Peter Pazmany Univ)- Budapest
  • Accepting new patients

How can I help my son cope with social anxiety?

yes,he can be helped, first he has to see a therapist and eventual may need some medication

Are there any natural remedies or medications that will help with anxiety and depression?

you should see an expert who handles treatment resistant depression/anxiety. If prescription meds did not help natural remedies would not either

Do depression medicines hamper sleep patterns?

it is normal, it depends what kind of antidepressant you take and when you take it, am or pm or at bedtime

Are there any medications for OCD?

yes there are several medications -see a psychiatrist specialized for ocd

What are the warning signs to identify mental illness?

There are no reliable general signs, but be aware of any behavioral, personality changes or reduced ability to perform activities of daily living or perform in your job.

Don't have anyone to help me

Well, you should try to get more socially active and/or to talk to somebody you trust/like. Consider getting into therapy; there are reasonable ways to get it.

Antidepressants and fibromyalgia

Your medical and psychiatric situation/treatment needs to be reevaluated.

Bipolar Medicaton

Benzos are the worst medications you can take. There's no ONE best medication there for everybody. You need to see and be evaluated by a geriatric psychiatrist.

Can anxiety and stress lead to frequent urination?

It could, but would not hurt to do a urine test to make sure you do not have an infection.

Is my back pain psychological?

Anxiety can cause muscle spasms, which can result in back pain.

How often is depression treated without anti depressants?

If the severity of depression impairs your ability to function, yes, you need treatment. This does not have to be treatment with medication.

Why do I feel so agitated before my periods?

You can try non-pharmacological treatments before using medications.

Can schizophrenia be treated?

There is no guarantee, but schizophrenia can be managed well with medication.

I worry too much about death. Is this normal?

Consider seeing a therapist.

Can bipolar disorder affect anyone at any age?

Yes, bipolar disorder can start at a young age.

My mother is depressed with too much pain in her body. What should I do?

Discuss with her primary care physician - would be a referral to a psychiatrist or therapist.

How can I manage my anxiety?

Consider seeing a therapist.

Is thinking about diseases a mental disorder?

If it does not bother her, nothing.

Is uncontrolled eating a sign of depression?

Could be a sign of an eating disorder.