Ladan Hamdheydari, MD, Psychiatrist

Get to know Psychiatrist Dr. Ladan Hamdheydari, who serves patients in Shelton, Connecticut.

Dr. Ladan Hamdheydari (Dr. Hamd) Psychiatrist with offices in Westport and Shelton, Connecticut is double Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and, Adult Psychiatry. She completed her Neuropsychiatry residency training at Texas Tech University and her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She has been recognized as one of America’s Top Psychiatrists and by Doctors of Excellence Leaders of Healthcare. Further, she has been recognized as a Pinnacle Professional member of Who’s Who. After completing her fellowship, Dr. Hamd remained an assistant professor at the University of Connecticut Health Center and subsequently chose private practice while continuing inpatient care in Hartford Health Care and St. Francis Hospital hospitals.

Her clinical interests are treating psychiatric patients from across the life span and offers psychiatric evaluations, crisis intervention, time-limited psychotherapy, parent counseling, and medication management for a variety of issues including panic disorder, generalized anxiety, bipolar disorder, major depression, post-partum depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, alcohol and substance use disorders and, other behavioral problems.

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