MBBS, MD - Psychiatry, DM- Geriatric Mental Health
Dr. Ashok Choudhary is an experienced mental health professional from Jodhpur with De-addiction, Geriatric Psychiatry, Sexual Health, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Reproductive Psychiatry as his strong areas of expertise. Dr. Choudhary is involved in both teaching responsibilities and clinical practice. He is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Psychiatry at Dr. SN Medical College & attached Mathura Das Mathur Hospital, Jodhpur with a parallel private practice operational at his clinic in the afternoon and evening hours. Dr. Choudhary achieved his career objective in Psychiatry with the accomplishment of MBBS, MD (Psychiatry) and DM (Geriatric Mental Health) qualifications. During the initial three years of his medical career from 2006 to 2009, Dr. Choudhary worked as a General Practitioner, Emergency Medicine physician and Paediatrician in primary and secondary care hospitals. Subsequent to 2009, Dr. Choudhary commenced his career in field of Psychiatry as a trainee junior resident which extended till June, 2012. Dr. Choudhary underwent psychiatry training at a significant psychiatric hospital in North India equipped with over 300 beds for psychiatric patients. The training imparted during this period was supervised by eminent psychiatrists of national and international repute with substantial period allotted for various subspecialties in psychiatry, as per the curriculum. With the successful completion of his post graduation, Dr. Choudhary joined King George Medical University, Lucknow as a senior resident. Dr. Choudhary secured first rank in the All India entrance examination conducted for gaining admission to the three year training cum senior residency program in Geriatric Mental Health at King George Medical University, Lucknow and thus bagged the sole position for the said course. Although, Dr. Choudhary was selected for the fellowship program at NIMHANS, Bengaluru through the All India entrance examination, he opted for the DM program in Lucknow. Dr. Choudhary’s brilliance also earned him the single senior residency position at the highly esteemed AIIMS, Delhi through another All India entrance examination in June, 2012 thereby continuing with his academic success. On finalization of tenure on 30th July 2015, Dr. Choudhary took up responsibilities as Assistant Professor at the prestigious Dr S N Medical College, Jodhpur where he continues to serve till date. Dr. Choudhary holds diverse experience of serving in hospitals located in rural areas as well as metro cities. Apart from the aformentioned work experience, Dr. Choudhary’s previous affiliation includes ESIC Model Hospital (Chandigarh) and Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur. Dr. Choudhary is a regular participant at medical workshops & conferences. This helps him to match strides with the evolving medical advances and implement modern and progressive techniques in his practice.