Doctor's Profile

Dr Sandeep Sekhon


Senior resident, Department of Psychiatry

Reg. Number: DMC-8580


Dr Sandeep Sekhon (MBBS, MD, ECFMG) is currently working as Senior Resident in the Department of Psychiatry at Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, New Delhi. She completed her MBBS and MD Psychiatry from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. She is an ECFMG, US certified medical practitioner and has over ten years of experience, including in Russia and the US. With a deep understanding of diverse psychiatric conditions, she employs a patient-centric approach, fostering an environment of compassion and trust. Her dedication to staying abreast of the latest advancements in Psychiatry ensures that our patients receive most advanced and personalized treatment.

Area of Interest

  • General adult psychiatry
  • Psychotherapy
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MBBS Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi
MD Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi DMC-8580
ECFMG 2019 10187763 07-03-2019

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Senior Resident HIMSR, New Delhi
Senior Resident Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 01-09-2016 01-12-2016 3 Months


  • Rani P, Sharma R, & Sekhon S. Acute Onset Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy with Prostatic Malignancy. Neurology India. 2020, Oct; Accepted
  • Gadomski R, Sekhon S, Musunuri P. (May, 2021). A case report of Autism spectrum disorder initially misdiagnosed as schizophrenia P oster presented at: To be presented at the annual meeting of American Psychiatric Association; Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Krimpuri R, Aung N, Horwath E, Sekhon S. (April 2020). Complete Autobiographical memory loss in a middle-aged woman: A case of transient dissociative amnesia: to be presented at the Annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association; Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Sekhon S. (January 2017). Binge eating/purging type anorexia nervosa- An eating disorder Poster presented at: Annual National Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society; Raipur, IND
  • Sekhon S, & Guduru Z. (October, 2020). MRI findings in Acute Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy secondary to Acetaminophen toxicity Poster presented at: American Neurological Association Annual Virtual Meeting; Mount Laurel, NJ, USA.
  • Sekhon S, Gadomski R, Musunuri P. (March 2020). A case report of Autism spectrum disorder initially misdiagnosed as schizophrenia: to be presented at the annual conference of American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry; San Antonio, TX, USA.
  • Sekhon S, Thour A, Marwaha R, Nanda A. (April 2020). Tale of immigrant male: A case of Ulysses syndrome: to be presented at the Annual meeting of American Psychiatric Association; Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • Niranjan V, Sekhon S, Jiloha R C. (January 2015). “Burnout syndrome among medical interns: Prevalence and gender differences” presented at: Annual National Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society; Hyderabad, IND.
  • Sekhon S, Gupta M. (January 2016). Evidences from a longitudinal study of factors affecting outcome in patients of delirium presented at: Annual National Conference of the Indian PsychiatrIc Society; Bhopal, IND


  • Won 3rd prize in Post graduate development program in panel discussion under the section ‘VIEWPOINTS’ organized by Indian psychiatry society-North zone held at Mussoorie 20-21 June, 2015.

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • American Psychiatric Association APA ID: 299656
  • Delhi Medical Council Registration No. 8580
  • American Neurological Association ANA ID: 1211668

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Punjab Kesari News Channel, Delhi, India, May 2020: I delivered a live educational talk about Depression during the COVID-19 crisis. During the half an hour session I explained depression types, treatment modalities and preventive measures for timely detection and management of depression. I also addressed live questions from the audience during the session.

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Organised

  • Indian Psychiatry Society-NZ, 2013, New Delhi.
  • Golden Jubilee CME-2015, Department of Psychiatry, GB Pant Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, New Delhi.

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • Tobacco cessation training programme, Society for tobacco control, Delhi University in November 2013.
  • ‘National Symposium on Headache Disorders- Diagnosis & Management’ organized by Department of Neurology GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi held on 1st December 2013.
  • International Workshop on Epilepsy, organized by GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi, held from 14-16th February, 2014.
  • Workshop on ‘the “Unique Journey of Serotonin Dopamine Stabilizer’ held on 13 July 2014 at New Delhi, organized by Behavioral and Neurosciences Academy of India.
  • PG development program on ‘Psychopathology-Illuminating the dark side of moon’ held on 26_ 27th July 2014, Haryana organised by Department of psychiatry- All India Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • PG Development program on ‘Role of the psychiatrist in assessment and management of intellectual disabilities’ held on 20-21 June,2015, Mussoorie organised by Indian psychiatry society- North zone.
  • Seminar on ‘Schwann Cells: Biology, Technology and Therapeutics’ held on June 18, 2019 at the University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy.
  • Serious Medical Illness and Covid-19: Tailoring ACT Teams, Group Homes, and Supportive Housing, CME, held on April 15, 2020 by American Psychiatric Society
  • 2020 Practical Update in Neurology and Neurosurgery organized by University of Kentucky, USA on May 15, 2020.