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Mr. B P Makkapati MD, Psychiatrist

Mr. B P Makkapati MD

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

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1801 Hickman Rd Des Moines IA, 50314
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Dr. B Makkapati is a psychiatrist practicing in Des Moines, IA. Dr. Makkapati is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Makkapati diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Makkapati may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Makkapati treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Education and Training

Guntur Medical College 1966

Provider Details

Male English

Residency

  • Mental Health Institute
  • Philadelphia College Osteopathic Med Program

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Mr. B P Makkapati MD's Practice location

Practice At 1801 Hickman Rd

1801 Hickman Rd -
Des Moines, IA 50314
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New patients: 515-282-2319, 515-282-2200
Fax: 515-282-3234

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