Speciality: Mental Health
Designation: Consultant - Psychiatry
Dr. Vivek Chincholkar practices as consultant psychiatrist at Jupiter Hospital, Thane
Mental health affects our lives – the way we deal with stress, how we react in stressful situations, and how our reaction and behaviour affects our physical and social wellbeing. There are various factors that can affect mental health like hereditary factors, genetic abnormalities, chronic illnesses, addiction, trauma, substance abuse, etc. Anxieties, phobias, addictions, hallucinations, mood swings, depression, lack of concentration– are some of the many symptoms that can interfere with day to day activities, sleep disturbance, suspiciousness.