Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad

Qualifications

MB BS, MRCPsych, Postgraduate Diploma in CBT, Expert Witness Certificate (Criminal).

GMC number: 5190359

Practicing since: 1995

Specialties

General Psychiatry

Sub-specialties: Substance misuse psychiatry

Consultation times

  • By appointment, with flexibility to suit you
  • Overview

Or call us on

01743 297937 (Secretary: Clare Lloyd)

About

Dr Mohamad first qualified in 1995 and became a member of Royal College of Psychiatrists in 2002. During his higher specialist training he gained a further post graduate qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. He has been a consultant since 2006 and uses his psychological training alongside biological methods in treating clients with mental health problems.

Dr Mohamad has  vast experience in treating clients with general psychiatric disorders, which include Depressive Disorders, Bipolar Affective Disorders and Psychotic disorders including Schizophrenia. He also offers an adult (over 18) ADHD diagnostic service and has extensive experience in treating stress related disorders, Anxiety Disorders and Substance Misuse Disorders. From 2006 to 2012 Dr Mohamad was the lead inpatient consultant for the service users of Powys in Shelton Hospital and the Redwood Centre.

Dr Mohamad is an approved Clinician in England and Wales and has been approved by the Secretary of State under section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act in assessing and treating mental disorders.

Dr Mohamad has an avid interest in providing training for junior doctors and mentoring higher specialist trainees / junior consultants. He is an educational supervisor for trainees in psychiatry and has close academic links with the West Midlands School of Psychiatry, Institute of Rural Health in Powys and medical students from Cardiff University. Dr Mohamad also provides expert witness and medico-legal reports.

Other interests

Dr Mohamad is keen to use and introduce self-help strategies, including mindfulness, in his treatment approaches.

Personal interests

Dr Mohamad is passionate about discovering cultures and travelling. He also enjoys listening to rock music and takes a keen interest in his physical fitness and enjoys cricket.

Languages spoken

English, Urdu and Hindi.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad at Nuffield Health

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Locations Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad works with

Related experience

Research

Dr Mohamad has published and presented peer review articles and has conducted research in the use of Antabuse medication. He has also conducted research in the Patients’ Knowledge and understanding of Anti-Psychotic medications.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post held

  • Crisis and Home Treatment Services, North Powys
  • Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
  • Managing Director and Consultant Psychiatrist of Mental Health and Well Being Services Ltd

Insurers Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad works with

Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth

Declaration

Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Mirza Wasi Mohamad does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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