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The medical specialism that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions is known as psychiatry.

King Edward VII's Hospital Expertise

Consultants who specialise in psychiatry at our Hospital have been through a rigorous selection process and are leaders in their area of special interest. You can expect the highest standards of diagnosis and treatment from any consultant with practising privileges. They will also commonly have working relationships with other consultants within a related specialist area.

Common conditions and symptoms addressed by a psychiatrist include:

  • mental illness
  • neurodevelopmental disorders
  • recovery from serious traumas and accidents


Our Experts


Professor Gerald Libby  ›
Special interests include:
Chronic Pain (+ 4 more)
Professor Michael Craig  ›
Special interests include:
Gynaecology (+ 6 more)
Dr Leon van Huyssteen  ›
Special interests include:
Depression (+ 3 more)
Dr Samantha Scholtz  ›
Special interests include:
Bariatric Psychiatry (+ 2 more)

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