Specialist Psychiatrist
Specialist Psychiatrist
Languages Spoken
  • en
  • ur
Years of Experience
  • 13

Dr Girish is a psychiatrist with over 12 years’ clinical experience in both government and private settings in specialised psychiatry clinics as well as tertiary care, multispeciality hospitals. He has worked as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at reputed medical colleges in India and was extensively involved in teaching undergraduate medical students along with being a faculty member of the postgraduate psychiatry training program.

His academic inclination saw him present scientific papers and conduct symposia in numerous conferences and seminars, with many “Best Paper Awards” to his credit. In addition, he has many publications in indexed journals. He has served as a peer reviewer in international medical journals such as Sexual Health (Australia), BMJ Case Reports (UK), East Asian Archives of Psychiatry (Hong Kong), and Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health (South Africa).

He has a special interest in Psychopharmacology and can treat patients of all ages with a focus on adults and the elderly.

Previous Positions including Teaching:

  • Specialist Psychiatrist, LifeWorks Holistic Counselling Centre, Dubai, UAE
  • Specialist Psychiatrist, Dr Ismail Polyclinic, Dubai, UAE
  • Specialist Psychiatrist, Neuron Psychological Care Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Consultant & Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical College & Sheth V.S. General Hospital, India
  • Consultant & Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, GCS Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, India
  • Specialist Psychiatrist, Shri Krishnaprasad Psychiatric Nursing Home and Research Centre, India
  • MD (Psychiatry), B.J. Medical College & Civil Hospital, India
  • MBBS, Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, India
  • MRCPsych, Royal College of Psychiatrists, United Kingdom
  • Dubai Healthcare City Authority Regulatory (DHCR), Dubai, UAE
  • Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai, UAE

He Has Expertise In Diagnosing And Treating:

  • Schizophrenia/psychosis
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Major Depression
  • Anxiety Disorders (Phobias, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Acute and Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunctions
  • Addictive Disorders (Dependence on nicotine, alcohol, cannabis, other substances of abuse)
  • Childhood-onset Disorders (ADHD, Dyslexia, Intellectual Disability, Autism, Enuresis, Tics)
  • Cognitive Disorders (Dementia, Delirium)