Dr Ramanathan Elayaperumal

Qualifications

MBBS, MD (Psychiatry), MRCPsych, CCT (General Adult Psychiatry)

GMC number: 6083429

Practicing since: 2000

Specialties

General Psychiatry

Sub-specialties: Rehabilitation psychiatry

Consultation times

  • Every Tuesday 17:30 - 20:30 plus ad hoc clinics
  • Overview

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07384 460730

About

Dr Ram is a general adult psychiatrist specialising in treating patients with the following conditions:

Stress disorders - acute stress reaction, adjustment disorder with depressive symptoms, and posttraumatic stress disorder.

Anxiety disorders - panic attacks, social phobia, generalised anxiety disorder and agoraphobia.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Depressive illness.

Bipolar affective disorder (manic depressive illness).

Psychosis and other related disorders - Schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, drug induced psychosis, stress induced psychosis, and psychotic depression.

Personality disorders - emotionally unstable personality (borderline personality) disorder.

Sleep and anger problems.

Special interests

Special interest in diagnosis and management of OCD and other anxiety disorders including social anxiety/social phobia, PTSD, generalised anxiety disorder, panic attacks.

Other interests

Management of different types of depression and Bipolar Disorder (manic depressive Illness).
Psychosis and related illness

Personal interests

  • Touring on motorbikes
  • High altitude trekking
  • Long distance walking
  • Founder of an informal charitable organisation called Jagadh Seva2 – raising money to help the helpless in relation to education and health

Languages spoken

English and Tamil

Locations Dr Ramanathan Elayaperumal works with

Related experience

Research

‘Comparative study of aggressive behaviour among Schizophrenia and Bipolar Affective Disorder – Mania’,  Dissertation for M.D. Psychiatry 2002-2005

Memberships

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

Other post held

  • Consultant Psychiatrist in General Adult Psychiatry – Home Treatment Team within Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Ramanathan Elayaperumal works with

Dr Ramanathan Elayaperumal works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

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

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

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