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Mr. Krishna Poojappa Murthy MD, Psychiatrist

Mr. Krishna Poojappa Murthy MD

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

1408 E 10th St Atlantic IA, 50022



Dr. Krishna Murthy is a psychiatrist practicing in Atlantic, IA. Dr. Murthy is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Murthy diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Murthy 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. Murthy treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Education and Training

Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India 1977

Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore Medcl Colg 1977

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 37 years of experience


  • Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry; St Luke'S-Roosevelt Hsp Ctr, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry; Norwich Hosp, Psychiatry; Wayne St Univ Affil Hosp, Family Medicine  

Mr. Krishna Poojappa Murthy MD's Practice location

Practice At 1408 E 10th St

1408 E 10th St -
Atlantic, IA 50022
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New patients: 712-243-2606
Fax: 712-243-2688

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