We found 13 providers with an interest in depression and who accept BlueOptions Everyday Health 1416 near Lake Mary, FL.

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Jesse Sparks III, MA
Specializes in Counseling, Psychotherapy
2298 West Airport Boulevard; Office 2
Sanford, FL
 

Mr. Jesse Sparks' specialties are counseling and psychotherapy. He practices in Winter Park, FL and Sanford, FL. Areas of expertise for Mr. Sparks include depression, person-centered therapy, and eclectic therapy. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Mindfulness, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy Services, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Counseling
205 Waymont Court; Suite 111
Lake Mary, FL
 

Ms. Michelle Salomon's specialty is counseling. Ms. Salomon's areas of expertise include the following: substance abuse, terminal illness, and depression. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Counseling
3272 W Lake Mary Boulevard; Suite 1820
Lake Mary, FL
 

Mr. Richard Stout's area of specialization is counseling. His clinical interests include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. Mr. Stout accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Family Therapy Services, Grief, Couples Therapy, Sexual Abuse, Terminal Illness

Specializes in Counseling
1385 W State Road 434; Suite 103
Longwood, FL
 

Mr. Santiago Fallon works as a counselor in Longwood, FL. Areas of expertise for Mr. Fallon include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Counseling
312 W 1st Street; Suite 107
Sanford, FL
 

Ms. Lottie Suskiewich specializes in counseling and practices in Sanford, FL. She has indicated that her clinical interests include terminal illness, depression, and grief. Ms. Suskiewich is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Grief, Mental Health Issues, Sexual Abuse, Terminal Illness

Specializes in Counseling
705 W 1st Street
Sanford, FL
 

Ms. Sheree Cox's area of specialization is counseling. She has a special interest in depression, anxiety, and trauma. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Anxiety, Trauma

Dr. Ayesha R Ahmar, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1349 S. International Parkway
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Ayesha Ahmar works as a family practitioner. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Ahmar accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing her residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Dr. Ahmar attended medical school at the University of the Punjab. Dr. Ahmar is professionally affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Hypertension, Urinalysis, Diabetes, Obesity, Mole Removal, Skin Biopsy, Skin Issues, ... (Read more)

Dr. Vinay Chandra Srivastava, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1621 W 1st Street
Sanford, FL
 

Dr. Vinay Srivastava's area of specialization is general internal medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Srivastava is 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Dr. Srivastava attended medical school at King George Medical University. He is professionally affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypertension, Hypoglycemia, Sleep Apnea, Liver Disease, ... (Read more)

Specializes in General Internal Medicine
758 North Sun Drive; Suite 104
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Farideh Zadeh specializes in general internal medicine and practices in Lake Mary, FL. Dr. Zadeh speaks Persian. She is professionally affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital. She trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center for her residency. Dr. Zadeh has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump, Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Substance Abuse, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gary Wayne Snell, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
712 W 25th Street
Sanford, FL
 

Dr. Gary Snell's area of specialization is family medicine. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Snell is professionally affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, BlueOptions, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. He studied medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Miami Valley Hospital.

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Dr. Pothen Cherian Koruth, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Other
758 N Sun Drive; Street #104
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Pothen Koruth is a physician who specializes in general internal medicine. Dr. Koruth's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Calicut Medical College. Dr. Koruth is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Dr. Balinder S Chahal, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
1355 S. International Parkway; Suite 2491
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Balinder Chahal's medical specialty is psychiatry. Dr. Chahal is a graduate of Armed Forces Medical College. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Michigan State University (MSU) for residency. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Chahal (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi. He is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health and Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , major depression

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Phobias, Emotional Disturbance, Borderline Personality Disorder, Adjustment ... (Read more)

Dr. Madhavi Uppalapati, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Other
1301 S International Parkway; Suite 1001
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Madhavi Uppalapati practices general internal medicine. Dr. Uppalapati is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by her patients. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Dr. Uppalapati attended medical school at NTR University of Health Sciences and Siddhartha Medical College. She is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health and Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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What is Depression?

Everyone knows what it feels like to get the blues once in a while. But depression is a serious illness that is more severe than a bad day and lasts much longer. Symptoms of depression stop a person from being able to function and enjoy daily activities for weeks or months at a time. It can happen to anyone, and it isn’t something that people can control by force of will or “snap out of.”

Some common symptoms of depression include:
  • Feeling sad, guilty, empty or hopeless
  • Fatigue and a lack of energy and motivation
  • A loss of pleasure in activities that were previously enjoyed
  • Unusual sleep or eating habits
  • “Mental fog” -- trouble concentrating, remembering, or making decisions
  • Physical aches and pains
  • Suicidal thoughts or a preoccupation with death

We don’t yet know what causes depression, but it’s thought that it is a combination of genetic, biological, environmental, and social influences. Because of this, the most effective treatments for depression combine medication with psychotherapy. Therapy, especially cognitive-behavioral therapy, can be extremely helpful in resolving the negative thoughts and feelings that come with depression. It gives patients new tools that they can use themselves to cope when their depression is making them feel down.

Some of the common medications used to treat depression include antidepressants such as SSRI’s (Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft) or atypical antidepressants (Cymbalta, Wellbutrin). It’s important to remember that these medications have different effects on everybody, and no one medication works right for everyone. You may have to try a couple before finding the one that works just right for you. If the first medication you try doesn’t work, don’t give up, and talk to your doctor about trying something else. In extreme cases where medication is not enough, electro-convulsive therapy and hospitalization may be the answer to keeping a severely depressed person safe.

Depression is a difficult illness to deal with, but it is more common than you’d think and there are many people who can help. With the right treatment, you can get back to fully enjoying your life again.
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