Dr. Lakshmi Baddela, MD

Dr. Lakshmi Baddela, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Lakshmi Baddela, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Ghandi Med College in 1985 and specializes in psychiatry.

4 North Ave Ste 306

Bel Air, MD 21014

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas


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Bipolar Disorder
more than 84% of peers
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
more than 80% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 74% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated



  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Ghandi Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Med College Of Pennsylvania Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med College Of Pennsylvania Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baddela has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian

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Dr. Baddela's Reviews

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based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)

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Dr. Baddela's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

More of a technician, tweaking your settings, than a caring physician. More than willing to place you on long-term medication cycles for drugs not meant to be taken longer than several weeks. Will neither inform you of the serious cognitive and neural side-effects of long-term use of these drugs,...more
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VERY unhelpful. Never returns phone calls. I’ve gone weeks without my prescription being refilled because she won’t respond to requests by my pharmacy to fill them, nor will she answer my attempts to have her be in touch with the pharmacy. ALWAYS wait 45 mins+ after scheduled appointment time....more
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Dr Baddela stares out the window when you try to talk to her. Always complaining of allergies. Seems to have zero interest in really helping you. I was not feeling any better on the medications she prescribed and she had zero interest in helping me find the correct medication.
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????I chose this doctor as I relocated to the area. I have not had more than 6 visits with her. She is always late. Not a big deal... happens with everything. She doesn't seem focused or caring. 0 eye contact and yawns, stares out the window, complains about allergies. She is ANTI benZo type of...more
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I know there is some negative feedback here, but wanted to put in my review. I came in as a first-time patient. The medication I tried was a bit too strong and I needed a lower dose. Each time I called about medication, she called me right back the same day. She was very responsive to my needs....more
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