Mark Vakkur, MD

Provider Type: Psychiatrist

Serving: Adult

Mark Vakkur, MD

Practicing at Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals, Dr. Mark Vakkur serves the community of Decatur, GA. Dr. Vakkur is a psychiatrist, who completed his medical degree at Duke University. He pursued a residency in psychiatry at the same university.

Dr. Vakkur manages a wide array of concerns, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders, autism, and sleep disorders. He is certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Vakkur encourages open communication with his clients which allows him to guide them through their treatment as an active participant in their own wellbeing. He is enthusiastic and detail-oriented in assessing client needs and motivates them to reach their highest potential.

Specialties

  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry

Education & Certifications

  • Doctor of Medicine from Duke University
  • Residency in Psychiatry from Duke University
  • Bachelor's from United States Military Academy

Locations

Decatur, GA
160 Clairemont Ave, Suite 445
Decatur, GA 30030-2500
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