Las Vegas Psychiatrist Services for Children, Adults  and Geriatric

Meet our experienced board-certified psychiatrists.

Las Vegas Psychiatrist Dr. Sapan Khurana

Sid Khurana, M.D., FAPA

Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Board certified General Psychiatrist

Dr. Khurana is board certified from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry and board certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He completed his residency and fellowship at the University of Virginia where he served as Chief Fellow for the division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. His research interests include autism spectrum disorders, tourette’s disorder, and ADHD. He specializes in the treatment of bipolar disorder, PTSD, and anxiety problems. Dr. Khurana practices using the bio-psychosocial model of psychiatric disorders and applies elements of the cognitive behavioral approach during his medication management visits.


Las Vegas Psychiatrist Dr. Timothy Jeider

Timothy Jeider, M.D.

Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Board certified General Psychiatrist                  Findatopdoc Top Doctor Badge

Timothy Jeider, MD is a double boarded psychiatrist with specialized training in child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Jeider graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda California, and then went on to General Psychiatry Residency at LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. From there, he relocated to Las Vegas, where he completed his Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at UNLV. During his time at UNLV, he served as the Fellowship’s Chief Fellow. Since completing his training, he has been serving the Las Vegas community in a number of roles. His direct patient care roles include caring for pediatric populations at residential treatment homes, a partial hospitalization program, and intensive outpatient care program. Additionally, he cares for pediatric and adult patients in general outpatient psychiatric clinic. His volunteer hours are spent as a member of the Clark County Children’s Mental Health Consortium.


Las Vegas Psychiatrist Dr. Asma Farooq

Asma Farooq, M.D.

Board ELIGIBLE Psychiatrist WITH SPECIALIZED TRAINING IN CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY

 

Dr. Farooq is a General Psychiatrist who provides direct psychiatric care and medication management. She also works with a multidisciplinary treatment team to deliver Psychiatric care primarily in the Eating Disorder Program at RTC/PHP Level. 

She earned her medical degree from The University of Lahore, School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2011 (Pakistan). After graduating from Medical School, she successfully pursued and completed Residency in Medicine where she practiced General Medicine in Lahore and surrounding underserved areas. Dr. Farooq was given the unique opportunity to serve patients on a volunteer basis in remote West-Africa. 

Upon her arrival to the U.S, she continued her desire to advance and grow as a Physician by pursuing a residency in Psychiatry at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, where she successfully completed the General Psychiatry Residency in 2020. During her 4-year Psychiatry Residency, Dr. Farooq served a large and diverse patient population enabling her to gain experience helping her patients with a variety of mental health conditions, symptoms, and treatment options. She also had the opportunity to specifically work with and serve children during her work at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship rotation sites.

As a dedicated mother, Dr. Farooq feels a personal calling to the areas of Reproductive Psychiatry, Perinatal Mental Health, as well as Prenatal and Postpartum mood disorders specifically helping women during a time of great change in their life. She truly values her continued professional education and continuous growth as an active member of the Nevada Psychiatric Association Society (President-Elect for Southern Chapter and Conference Committee Member), American Psychiatry Association, Neuroscience Education Institution, American Medical Association as well as the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp). 


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