Two psychiatrists join staff of DeLano Clinic

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Two psychiatrists, Niaz Mohammad, MD, and Ranjeeb Shrestha, MD, have joined DeLano Outpatient Clinic and the Borgess Medical Center Medical Staff.

Dr. Shrestha received his medical education at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal.  He served his residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, and a Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Children’s Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Shrestha has a special interest in pervasive developmental disorders, childhood anxiety disorders, childhood mood and psychotic disorders, and complex ADHD cases.  He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Mohammad, a geriatric and general psychiatrist who has a special interest in psychopharmacology for geriatric patients, received his medical degree from Dow Medical College in Pakistan. In Pakistan, he also completed residences in Internal Medicine, Emergency/Critical Care and Neurosurgery. Most recently, he completed a residency in Psychiatry from Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies (MSU/KCMS) and a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry through Indiana University.  Fluent in English, Urdu and Punjabi, Dr. Mohammad is a member of the American Psychiatric Association.

The DeLano Outpatient Clinic provides outpatient care as part of Borgess Behavioral Health Services.  Because each patient has individual needs, Borgess Behavioral Health Services provides a range of treatment settings including:  DeLano Outpatient Clinic; an adolescent partial hospitalization program; an inpatient psychiatry unit (at Borgess Medical Center); and 24-hour emergency services.

Borgess Behavioral Health Services is part of Borgess Health , the most comprehensive continuum of care in southwest Michigan. Patients undergoing mental health treatment also have access to the most advanced healthcare services in the region.

For more information, to schedule an appointment, or make a referral, contact the Borgess Behavioral Health Services professionals 24 hours a day at 269.226.8000.

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Borgess Health is a health system that offers high quality care in such areas as cardiovascular, neurosciences, orthopedics, vascular surgery, women’s health, primary care, emergency medicine, bariatrics, imaging, and long-term acute care. Borgess Health includes Borgess Medical Center, Borgess-Pipp Hospital, Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital, Borgess at Woodbridge Hills, Borgess Visiting Nurse & Hospice, Borgess VNA Home Health & Hospice (now part of Reverence Home Health & Hospice), Borgess Staffing Solutions, Borgess Health & Fitness Center, Borgess Gardens and many additional owned or affiliated services. The 123-year-old health ministry serves residents of 10 counties. It is one of the area’s largest health care providers and also is one of the largest employers. Borgess Health is a member of Ascension Health, the nation’s largest Catholic and non-profit health system.