Faculty

Laima Spokas, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh
 
PA
 
15213

Education & Training

MD
Vilnius University, School of Medicine Medicine
Bergen Regional Medical CenterPsychiatry

Specialty Certifications

Board Certification
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Psychiatric Association
Member, American Medical Association

Research Interests

Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Spokas L, Shahzadi U, Doda V, Hossain A. The need for maintenance ECT in preventing relapse in elderly population with major depressive disorder: A case report (Case Report), American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 14-18, 2016, Atlanta, GA
  2. Spokas L, Sibtain S, Oza K, Hossain A. The therapeutic interventions for pediatric bipolar disorder (Case Report), American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 14-18, 2016, Atlanta, GA
  3. Spokas L, Doda V, Rumana R, Hossain A. Comparing Deep Brain Stimulation and ECT for treatment resistant depression in an elderly population (Poster presentation (Poster Presentation), Neuroscience Education Institute Psychopharmacology Congress, November 12-15, 2015, Orlando, FL
  4. Spokas L, Sibtain S, Oza K, Hossain A. Therapeutic interventions for pediatric bipolar disorder (Case Report), American Psychiatric Association Institute of Psychiatric Services, October 8-11, 2015, New York, NY
  5. Spokas L, Shahzadi U, Doda V, Hossain A. The need for maintenance ECT in preventing relapse in an elderly population with major depressive disorder (Case Report), American Psychiatric Association Institute of Psychiatric Services, October 8-11, 2015, New York, NY

Clinical Interests

Psychosis