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Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry* Age 66
Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD
2.5 (13 Ratings)

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Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist in Merrillville, IN.
Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD
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Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry* Age 66
Merrillville, IN
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist in Merrillville, IN.

About

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist in Merrillville, IN and has 42 years experience. They graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya in 1982 and completed a residency at Institute Of Living Hospital.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital. At present, Dr. Chakilum received an average rating of 2.5/5 from patients and has been reviewed 13 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Chakilum also speaks Hindi and Telugu. Dr. Chakilum is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Binge Eating Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
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Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Eating Disorders
Gender Dysphoria
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Marijuana Addiction
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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  • Choice Plus POS II
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Locations

  1. 1 Office
    1409 E 84th Pl, Merrillville, IN 46410
  2. 2 Linden Oaks Medical Group
    1335 N Mill St Ste 100, Naperville, IL 60563
  3. 3 Office
    8400 Louisiana St, Merrillville, IN 46410
  4. 4 Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System
    1400 E Irving Park Rd, Streamwood, IL 60107

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1 Star (8)

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May 02, 2018
We really like Dr. Chakilum! He actually talks to my son and asks questions.
WARRENVILLE — May 02, 2018
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About Me

Languages Spoken
Hindi
Telugu
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Psychiatry
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya
    1982
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
Board Certifications
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  • Institute Of Living Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Chakilum's profile.

Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD is affiliated with Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Shyamsunder Chakilum, MD holds board certification in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital

    403 E 1st St, Dixon, IL