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Dr Sachin Baliga

Dr Sachin Baliga

Consultant in Mental Health & Behavioural Sciences (Psychiatry)

Bannerghatta Road

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Dr. Sachin Baliga is an enthusiastic mental health professional working in the field of Psychiatry.  After finishing his MD in Psychiatry from Nair Hospital, Mumbai, he also completed his DNB from the National Board of Examinations, Delhi followed by a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation of Psychiatric Disorders (NIBS) from the prestigious National Institute of Mental Health And Neuro Sciences, Bengaluru. He has also worked as faculty in Psychiatry at his alma mater. Balancing traditional treatment using medications and therapy with modern cutting-edge techniques, Dr. Sachin believes in practicing a holistic approach towards managing common psychiatric disorders. He also promotes the use of mindfulness-based techniques in managing day-to-day stress and worries. A passionate teacher and a writer, he is also involved in delivering lectures and conducting national and zonal-level workshops that have been well received. His expertise involves mood and psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders, addiction medicine, and the management of stress and sleep problems. He also specializes in using various methods of brain stimulation in the management of psychiatric disorders.




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Work Experience

Dr. Sachin has an overall experience of 10 years, 5 years as a specialist


MBBS and MD in Psychiatry from the prestigious Topiwala National Medical College and Nair Hospital, Mumbai 

After that, completed DNB in Psychiatry from the National Board of Examination (NBE), Delhi 

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation of Psychiatric disorders (NIBS) at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru  

Trained in ‘Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression, Anxiety, and Suicide Prevention’ through the Beck Institute (Pennsylvania) and SwastiVishwa Behavioral and Social Sciences Institute Foundation in 2022 

Trained in ‘Recovery Oriented Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Psychosis’ with Prof. Aaron Brinen, PsyD (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee) and the SwastiVishwa Behavioral and Social Sciences Institute Foundation in 2022

Honors & Awards

  • Vice-Chancellor’s Certificate of Merit for standing 2nd in order of merit (Silver Medal) in Maharashtra at MD Psychiatry examinations  
  • Also Received Best Resident Award and Best Thesis Award from the Department of Psychiatry, Nair Hospital 
  • Young Researcher Award at the 8th International Conference on Schizophrenia organized by Schizophrenia Research foundation 
  • Dr. A K Naik Award for best paper presentation at the Annual meet of Bombay Psychiatric Society


  • Dr. Sachin has more than 15 publications to his name

Area Of Expertise

  • Non-invasive Brain Stimulation
  • Schizophrenia and other primary psychotic disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Mindfulness
  • Stress and anger management
  • Sleep issues

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Dr Megha Mahajan

Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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Ms Priya Vasnani

Consultant - Clinical Psychologist

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Cunningham Road

Ms. Shamantha

Counseling Psychologist

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Ms Nerissa Hendricks

Counseling - Psychologist

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Ms Bakul Dua

Consultant Clinical Psychology

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Richmond Road

Dr Krishen Ranganath

Consultant - Psychiatry

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