Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD

PsychiatryFemale

Dr. Thirtala
Accepting new patients

Advent Behavioral Care

255 Spencer Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376

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(636) 939-2550

Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Saint Peters, MO and has over 7 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Alluri Sita Rama Raju Academy Of Medical Sciences medical school in 2014. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis and SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thirtala to book an appointment.

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Dr. Thirtala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anxiety
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thirtala treats Anxiety more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Thirtala treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

ADHD and-or ADD
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thirtala treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Thirtala treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thirtala treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Thirtala treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Thirtala's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • 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
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Thirtala accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Thirtala's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr. Thirtula is kind and takes the time to listen to what is going on with you. Her approach to meds is very thorough and when she prescribes something she takes into consideration whether you tolerate meds well or need to go slowly to build up to the proper dose.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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CAT – Feb 15, 2020
Dr. Thirtala is very pleasant, friendly, listens to her patients, and prescribes medication which is best for them, I am seeing her for past 6 months and improved a lot. I will highly recommend her.
2 people found this helpful
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Dec 13, 2019
Doesn’t know very much about medications. Will do what is easiest for her and not thinking about what’s best for the patient.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
6 people found this helpful
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Nov 21, 2019
She is a great doctor. Very kind and thorough. Her approach to meds is well thought out and she’s always thinking of the best way to help you.
5 people found this helpful
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May 29, 2019

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Thripura Thirtala received her medical degree from Alluri Sita Rama Raju Academy of Medical Sciences in India. She completed her residency in Psychiatry...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

2018
Southern Illinois University
Residency Hospital
2014
Alluri Sita Rama Raju Academy Of Medical Sciences
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

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Is Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Thirtala frequently treats Anxiety, ADHD and-or ADD, and Psychosis Due to Mental Illness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Thirtala treats.

Where is Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD's office located?

Dr. Thirtala's office is located at 255 Spencer Rd, Saint Peters, MO 63376. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Thripura Thirtala, MD speak?

Dr. Thirtala speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Advent Behavioral Care

Advent Behavioral Care - St. Peters255 Spencer Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Thirtala is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis

Bridgeton, MO

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis

Lake Saint Louis, MO

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - St. Charles

Saint Charles, MO

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Wentzville

Wentzville, MO

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)