Dr. Rama Prayaga MD
Geriatric Psychiatrist | Geriatric Psychiatry9700 Leesburg Pike Great Falls VA, 22066
Dr. Rama Prayaga is a geriatric psychiatrist practicing in Great Falls, VA. Dr. Prayaga specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders, particularly in older adults. Patients who visit geriatric psychiatrists typically look for help with problems like memory loss, depression, difficulty coping with change, stress, dementia, anxiety and more. Older adults may also experience emotional distress after being diagnosed with a disease as well. Dr. Prayaga helps patients after a comprehensive diagnostic exam so the root of their problems can be treated.
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- Cognitive-Enhancing Medication for Parkinson's Disease
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