Dr Martin Ansell



GMC number: 3679779

Practising since: 1992


Old Age Psychiatry

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Dr Ansell completed his undergraduate medical training in Nottingham, graduating in 1992. After completing house jobs in Yorkshire he spent time working in A&E and geriatric medicine, before specialising in psychiatry.

He obtained his CCST in general adult and old age psychiatry in 2002 and took up his first substantive consultant post in old age psychiatrist in Salisbury in 2003.

After a couple of years working in old age psychiatry in Wellington New Zealand, he took up his current post in Gloucestershire in the summer of 2006.

As well as his clinical work Dr Ansell  is currently the secondary care lead for Mental Health commissioning for One Gloucestershire, the county’s ICS.

He can be consulted about mental health problems in later life, memory problems and dementia and issues around mental capacity, such as appointing a Lasting Power of Attorney or Testamentary Capacity in relation to drawing up a will.

The One Stop Memory Clinic

As well as his practice at the Nuffield Hospital, Dr Ansell has partnered with the Cobalt Imaging Centre, in Cheltenham, where it is possible to have a clinical assessment and the specialist neuroimaging required to make a diagnosis at the same appointment, usually leading to a diagnosis and treatment recommendations on the same day

While this is convenient for many people, it does require about 3 hours so is not for everybody.

Information about this clinic is available on request.

Locations Dr Martin Ansell works with

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Other posts held

  • One Stop memory Clinic
  • Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Martin Ansell works with

Dr Martin Ansell works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Simplyhealth


Dr Martin Ansell does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Martin Ansell does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Martin Ansell does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.