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What is 2nd.MD?

Andreas Sidiropoulos MD, Ph.D


Expertise
Treatment of Addiction Problems in adolescents. Adult Addiction. Psychopharmacology.
Why?
I completed training in addiction psychiatry as well as child and adolescent psychiatry, I am board-certified in all of those areas. My professional interest is adolescent addiction treatment.
Diseases (optional)
Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Cigarette Addiction, Drug Addiction, Psychotic Disorder, Gambling Addiction, Alcohol Dependence
Place of Work
University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, Community Mental Health

Professional

Professional Interest
Treating addictive disorders (substances and habits, e.g. gambling, sexual addictions)
Ideal Client
Adolescents suffering from addiction to illicit substances or illegal activities
Specialty
Psychiatry, Board Certified
Child Psychiatry, Board Certified
Addiction Psychiatry, Board Certified
Type of practice
Academic
Current practice
I teach addiction psychiatry at the University of Michigan as an adj asst clinical professor. I also have a Ph.D. in Medical Psychology.Most of my work is clinical (treating patients). I see children, adolescents and adults in private practice and at Community Mental Health.
Honors and Awards
Adj. Asst. Clinical ProfessorNancy Roeske teaching award (American Psychiatric Association)

Education Details

Education
University of Muenster, University of Michigan Medical School
Residencies
Psychiatry
Fellowships & Internships (optional)
Addiction PsychiatryChild and Adolescent Psychiatry

Personal Details

Personal Interest
Investigating the causes of addiction and how life circumstances contribute to developing addiction.
Languages Spoken
German, English
Tags
Symptoms

Substance abuse

Mania

Psychotic symptoms

Moderate mania

Depressive symptoms

Anxiety and stress

Cravings

Panic attack

Common CVS adverse drug effects

Drug abuse

Dystonia

Tardive dyskinesia

Alcohol abuse

Akathisia

Diseases

pseudobulbar affect

sexual side effects

tanning addiction

Depression

sexual addiction

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

Anxiety Disorder (Anxiety)

BPD (Borderline Personality Disorder)

Cigarette addiction/dependence

Borderline Personality Disorder

Manic Depressive (Bipolar Disorder)

ASPD (Antisocial Personality Disorder)

AS (Aspergers Syndrome)

Developmental Disorder

Pervasive

Pathological Gambling (Gambling Addiction)

Prescription drug addiction/dependence

Autism

Traumatic brain injury TBI

Dysthymia (Depression)

Bipolar Disorder

Depressive Episodes (Bipolar Disorder)

Illegal drug addiction/dependence

Psychotic Disorder

Brief (Brief Psychotic Disorder)

Medications

viibryd

Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide and Quinidine Sulfate Capsules (Nuedexta Capsules)

Quetiapine Fumarate (Seroquel)

Latuda (Lurasidone HCL Tablets for Oral Administration)

Abilify (Aripiprazole)

guanfacine (Intuniv)

Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate (Vyvanse)

Revia (Naltrexone)

Vivitrol (Naltrexone XR Inj)

anxiolytics

mood stabilizers

antidepressants

antipsychotics

Suboxone Buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl

Procedures

urine drug screens

Psychotherapy

ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy

Shock Therapy)

medication management

psychiatric evaluation

Thyroid Panel

Abnormal Liver Enzymes (Liver Blood Tests)