Dr. Vikram Shukla, MD

Dr. Vikram Shukla, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Vikram Shukla, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Bj Med Coll & Civic Hosp in 1978 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

839 Majestic Ct Ste 8

Gastonia, NC 28054

Contact Information

(704) 868-8888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 69% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 68% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 64% of peers

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Dr. Shukla's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shukla "United States citizen, immigrated in 1981. Pretty decent performance grades from Elementary school till post graduate training. Enjoy my work, clinical skills and life outside work. Enjoy reading, competitive sports and social life. Enjoy travel near and far. Mentoring and supervising colleagues for your success."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shukla "One case at a time. Stay knowledgeable to help your psychiatric issues all the time. Healing is both art and science."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

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

18  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Medication Management
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Gujarat Law Society High School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Bj Med Coll & Civic Hosp
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Rotating Internship
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shukla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Just all in all horrible the wait time is ridiculous he doesn't pay attention to what you're really saying his staff are stuck up and rude people not to mention that every time I visit him he has private phone calls wasting my time after I had to wait over an hour to see him I've been going there...Read More
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Dr. Shukla was the first psychiatrist that accepted my insurance and was taking new patients. I had to wait a month for a new patient appt. I read reviews from different websites I wasn't sure. All but one were from 2015 and negative. The newest one, 2017 was positive. The old reviews were taken to...Read More
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He is very demeaning and arrogant. He talks a lot about his own personal life and not enough about yours. he is good with knowing what medications to prescribe for different diagnoses, but he lacks compassion and tact.
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He dont care for the patience he eat during the vist you wait hours and he the worst
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