Dr. Ramesh Ghanta, MD

Dr. Ramesh Ghanta, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Ramesh Ghanta, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Frankfort, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Kakatiya Medical College in 1981 and specializes in psychiatry.

101 Medical Heights Dr Ste H

Frankfort, KY 40601

Contact Information

(502) 875-1685

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
more than 98% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 97% of peers
Opioid Dependence
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Ghanta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghanta "Universal Behavioral Health PLLC is devoted to providing patient care that is effective for the treatment of mental illness with a combination of knowledge and respect. We work with children, teens, adults and geriatrics and families who are struggling with a variety of mental health issues. Anxiety, depression, ADHD, aggression, bipolar and schizophrenia are a few of the many we provide medications for. It is our goal to encourage personal growth and development. We strive to assist our patients with improving their quality of life and in being an active participant in their care."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Epilepsy
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Headache
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Migraine
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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6  Procedures

  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Kakatiya Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Napa State Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghanta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghanta's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghanta to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ghanta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

My daughter had been seeing Ghanta for at least 6 years. It used to be a fairly decent place to go. However there are new office staff and new rules. I've had issues that have come up and had to reschedule appointments, but they treat you like crap over it. Because I had to reschedule an...more
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This place is a joke. That must be paying google with all these 1 star reviews and still have a 5 star rating. This place is rude and if u don't make it on time and one minute late you have to wait a month. The office manager is rude over the phone. Also what kind of doctors office allows a nose...more
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I never met Dr. Ghanta but his attending staff and LPN lacked compassion or even general respect. I have terrible depression compounded by generalized and social anxiety that I have battled with for years. Getting myself prepared to see a new doctor takes extreme focus and effort to deal with an...more
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My 10 year old son and myself have been seeing Dr. Ghanta for the last 4 years. He is very knowledgeable, has a great personality, he is very caring and understanding. We love him and recommend him all the time. They are flexible with appointments and if I have an urgent issue they get me in...more
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Dr Ghanta was so kind to me. I felt that he understood my problems. He set before me a plan to follow up on for future care. I was overwhelmed with gratitude in having him as my doctor. Everyone in his office is nice and glad to help you. Thanks to you all.
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