Dr.Vijaya Chandra Reddy Avula

Dr.Vijaya Chandra Reddy Avula


Designation : Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2003), from Kurnool Medical College, Dr NTR UHS

MD in Psychiatry (2007), from Osmania Medical College, Dr NTR UHS

Post-graduate diploma in Medical Law and Ethics (2021), from National Law University Bengaluru


Email :vijay@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

  • Addiction Psychiatry, Personality disorders, ADHD


  • Indian Psychiatric Society,

    Indian Psychiatric Society South ZONE.

    Indian Psychiatric Society AP State branch, Indian Medical Association

Honors / Awards

Chief Editor Archives of Mental Health, An official journal of Andhra Pradesh of India Psychiatric Society

Member of editorial board: Telangana journal of Psychiatry


Avula, V. (2021). Effectiveness of buprenorphine in detoxification and naltrexone in relapse prevention of tramadol-dependent patients: A case series. Archives Of Mental Health22(1), 80. https://doi.org/10.4103/amh.amh_39_21


Reddy Avula, V. (2020). Autonomy and advance directives in psychiatry patients in India – Mental Healthcare Act 2017 perspective. Archives Of Mental Health21(1), https://doi.org/10.4103/amh.amh_24_20


Angothu, H., Gupta Paritala, C., Avula, V., & Nallapaneni, N. (2020). What explains the wide variation in the prevalence of benchmark disability in the state of Andhra Pradesh?. Archives Of Mental Health21(1), 50. https://doi.org/10.4103/amh.amh_21_20


Avula, V. (2019). Suicide and depression in physicians and medical students. Archives Of Mental Health20(2), 35. https://doi.org/10.4103/amh.amh_24_19