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    Ashok Bharucha, MD, MA, is a Geriatric Psychiatrist at Transformations Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry, P.C., a South Abington Township, Pennsylvania-based private practice. Dr. Barucha is an experienced dementia and late-life disorders specialist with advanced training in adult and geriatric psychiatry, as well as in the management of conditions at the interface of neurology, medicine, and psychiatry. He strives to achieve the best possible outcomes for patients using a combination of pharmacology (psychoactive medications) and psychotherapy (talk therapy).


    Dr. Barucha's goal as the lead professional at Transformations Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry is to develop a collaborative therapy relationship with each patient that not only improves their sense of well-being, but also advances their aspirations to reach their full potential. Among his services are the following:



    • Psychiatry in the elderly
    • Psychiatry for adults (for patients 18 and older)
    • Psychotherapy
    • Psychiatry (medication management)
    • Consultation with a psychiatrist


    Ashok Bharucha, MD, MA, treats a variety of illnesses and provides one-on-one care to individuals suffering from the following:



    • Disorders of anxiety
    • Bipolar disorder and other similar disorders
    • Depression-related disorders
    • OCD is an obsessional compulsive disorder.
    • Disorders on the schizophrenia spectrum
    • Disorders associated with trauma and stress
    • Disruptions of sleep
    • ADHD, if cognitive testing to validate the diagnosis is available
    • Disabilities psychiatric/medical
    • Later-life mental diseases
    • Disorders of the nervous system, such as Alzheimer's disease


    Dr. Bharucha is considered as a compassionate, considerate, and attentive expert who tailors each treatment to the unique needs of each patient. Dr. Bharucha, an experienced adult and geriatric psychiatrist, looks forward to providing patients with the professional care and support they require to continue their journeys of self-discovery.

    Ashok Bharucha has over 30 years of clinical, research, and teaching expertise in the field of psychiatry, including over ten years as a practitioner of geriatric psychiatric medicine.

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