Our Delray Beach Psychiatrists
The Correct Diagnosis
We provide psychiatrists for our Delray Beach patients at two locations. We provide the most up to date psychiatric techniques combined with a therapeutic approach. Before beginning medical treatment, you’ll get a precise and accurate diagnosis from our resident psychiatrist, Dr. Rodriguez. By going through a number of standard questions, further inquiry, and personally specializing each treatment plan, you will experience the most complete and detailed diagnosis. His expert diagnosis will be the basis a comprehensive and customized treatment plan. This reduces the risk of being improperly diagnosed by a psychiatrist with little experience, which can lead to a number of more problems. The closer the patient/client relationship, the better chance of a well-rounded understanding of the client needs.
New patients that have been diagnosed by other psychiatrists in the past have at times learned that their previous psychiatric diagnosis was incorrect. Dr. Rodriguez has a reputation of being the Delray Beach psychiatrist that has the ability to deeply understand the patients’ words and finding a way to treat those problems. Dr. Rodriguez has treated many cases successfully, even many that were at one time considered “treatment resistant,” simply because he has been able to match the right medical treatment to the right diagnosis.
How Dr. Rodriguez Treats His Patients Seeking Psychiatric Services
Dr. Rodriguez informs the patients about every step in the process in order for the patient to understand every medication they’re on, unlike many psychiatry patients who are completely ignorant to their medications. The right medical treatment is chosen in cooperation with the patient, and by taking into safety, effectiveness, costs and possible side effects into consideration. Safety is always our number one priority, and patients are never exposed to needless risks. It’s worth mentioning that even the most basic of efforts are useless if the treatment chosen isn’t appropriate for a patient’s medical condition. Being diagnosed wrong is one of the worst problems the psychopharmacology industry has to deal with, but the closer the relationship, the better success rate. That’s why it is important to choose the right psychiatrist and Dr. Rodriguez incorporates cutting edge medical sciences that result in unmatched success rates in Delray Beach and around the country. By using the latest medications, as well as skillfully combined medication regiments, he has achieved positive clinical responses where none were previously considered possible. Patients are brought back to full functioning status, allowing them to enjoy a quality of life that was once out of their reach, and the best possible prognosis.
Long-term success is due as much to having first achieved full remission, as it is to the precise dosages of medications administered over time. Dr. Rodriguez regularly revisits and analyzes all treatment plans for safe and effective ways to wean patients down to lower doses of medication over time. This helps minimize the risk of side effects, and reduces the cost of treatment to the patient. Patients are not kept on medications any longer than is medically necessary. One way to ensure a success full therapy is by increasing the number of appointments. Most people aren’t interested in meeting with a psychiatrist every month, but the more meetings after the introduction of medications, the more closely Dr. Rodriguez can record the side effects. Individual and group therapy is also utilized to optimize treatment effectiveness and help reduce reliance on medication. By attending therapy sessions, you will be able to learning coping mechanisms so you’ll be mentally prepared for difficult situations with triggers. Dr. Rodriguez always tries to combine medical and psychological therapies to provide a balanced clinical approach and the most complete results possible. If the past is any indication of things to come, it is safe to say Dr. Rodriguez is the right choice for your needs.