Dr. Ripu D Jindal MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Ripu Jindal is a psychiatrist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Dayanand Medical College and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Jindal accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System who specialize in Psychiatry. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hindi/Urdu and Punjabi.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Clinical Interests: Psychotic Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Substance-Related Disorders

Other Languages Spoken

  • Hindi/Urdu
  • Punjabi

Education & Medical Training

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Psychiatry, 1997–1998

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency, Psychiatry, 1998–2000

Dayanand Medical College
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 4 years in Psychiatry

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Randomized placebo-controlled adjunctive study of an extract of withania somnifera for cognitive dysfunction in bipolar disorder.
Chengappa, K. N.,Bowie, C. R.,Schlicht, P. J.,Fleet, D.,Brar, J. S.,Jindal, R.

Sleep correlates of cognition in early course psychotic disorders.
Keshavan, M.S., Montrose, D.M., Miewald, J.M., Jindal, R.D.

Performance examinations in psychiatry: drawbacks of the long case.
Jindal, R.D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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