A senior Psychiatrist from Ahmedabad with over 25 years of teaching experience in Psychiatry, Dr. Lakshman Dutt in his present role promotes mental health and psychological well being.


MD (Psychiatry) trained Dr. Dutt is a former Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Sheth Vadilal Sarabhai Hospital (Ahmedabad). In addition to being PG examiner in Gujarat University, Dr. Dutt holds the esteemed position of the President of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry, Gujarat State Branch. He is the recipient of the prestigious Lundbeck Institute Award for Dementia. (Lundbeck Institute is a provider of evidence-based educational and clinical information within psychiatry and neurology and is located in Denmark). On the research front, Dr. Dutt has played an important part of clinical researcher in studies involving psychotropic drugs.


Dr. Dutt conducts training lectures for medical doctors to guide them in diagnosis of major depressive disorder, a serious and growing mental health issue prevalent in the present society. He also has highlighted issues related to major depressive disorder and ways of prevention of suicide in television and radio talk shows participated by him.


To avail of psychiatric help, Dr. Dutt may be contacted at Shri Krishna Prasad Psychiatric Nursing Home and Research Centre, Ahmedabad with a prior appointment taken during his timings of availability.

  • Clinical Researcher in various Psychotropic Drugs.

  • Publications
  • Study of 10 patients of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Jan 2004, ANCIPS.

  • Chapter written of Bipolar Affective Disorder, APA of Medicine, 2006. 

  • Study of Risperidone published in the Journal of Private Practitioner, 2006.

  • Recipient of Lundbeck Institute Award for Dementia, Denmark.

  • Featured in a Radio and TV talk show on Major Depressive Disorder and Suicide.
  • Teaching experience as Former Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Seth Vadilal Sarabhai Hospital (Ahmedabad).

  • Delivers training lectures to medical doctors in diagnosis of major depressive disorder.

  • Teaching post graduate students of MD (Psychiatry) for over 25 years.

  • Fellowship of American Association of Psychiatry.


  • Life Fellow of Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS).

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