- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
I am a Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist and did my specialist training in the Wessex region having worked as a consultant psychiatrist in the NHS for seven years based in Portsmouth at Solent NHS Trust working across community and acute services at varying points. For the last three years up until 2016 I was the Clinical Director for the Adult Mental Health and Substance Misuse services for the Trust.
I left the NHS in May 2016 and began working in full time private practice as a visiting Consultant at the Priory.
I now have a busy practice in Surrey and am a Visiting Consultant at Priory Woking and see patients in Guildford. I am the Addictions Lead Consultant at the Priory Hospital Woking.
I have over 20 years’ experience working with adults with a wide variety of mental illness including Mood disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Substance Use disorders, Women’s Mental Health problems.
I provide General psychiatric assessments and ADHD assessments and work both face to face at my clinic in Guildford and at The Priory Hospital Woking and provide Remote assessments and appointments
I was born and raised in Scotland where I studied medicine at Glasgow University, but have lived in the south of England for over 20 years
Areas of interest
I see Adults over 18
My areas of interest are Substance misuse; mood and anxiety disorders; OCD; Personality Disorders; Depression; Bipolar disorder; ADHD and RSD; ASC; women’s mental health problems; PTSD and Complex Trauma
PLEASE NOTE In order to ensure I am the correct specialist for your needs and have the correct background information to assess and treat you safely and appropriately I do require a GP referral prior to offering an appointment.
- MBChB Glasgow University Medical School 1995
- Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education University of Winchester 2010
- MRCPsych Membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists 2006
Reference number 4184935
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist Register General Adult Psychiatry , 2010
Post treatment communication
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)
Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)
ASD or ADHD assessment - (1-5)