Northside Group
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Dr Ghada Abd Elbaky

Specialist in adult psychiatry, with experience in both inpatient consultation liaison and community settings. Ghada’s focus is on treating adults with a special interest in women’s health (perinatal and eating disorders).

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Perinatal

LOCATIONS

Macarthur Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Dr Graham Altman

PTSD (military service only)

02 9953 5559

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Rahul Bharadwaj

Dr Rahul Subramanian Bharadwaj is a consulting Psychiatrist with 12 years’ experience in both an Indian and Australian setting. Although his area of clinical interest is with mood disorders and personality disorders within the 14-25 year old age group, he has extensive experience in adult psychiatry as well. He has ongoing teaching and research commitments; and is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer with the Universities of Western Sydney and New South Wales and has authored a number of peer-reviewed publications.

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Mood Disorders, Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Personality Disorders

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, Macarthur Clinic

Website available

Dr Bhaswati Bhattacharyya

Eating Disorders

02 9433 3585

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Dr Yajuvendra Bisht

Dr Yajuvendra Bisht is an experienced doctor currently working as a consultant psychiatrist at Northside Macarthur Clinic. His preferred approach is a combination of the latest evidence-based treatment; a strong focus on patient education; and improvement in quality of life through multimodal intervention, comprising of both pharmacology and psychotherapy. Yaj is committed to, and experienced in, working collaboratively with GPs. His areas of interest are: Psychosis Disorders, Mood Disorders and Anxiety.

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Anxiety Disorders

LOCATIONS

Macarthur Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Dr Geoff Buckett

Eating disorders

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Michael Bull FRANZCP

Dr Michael Bull works in the Neurostimulation clinic at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic.  He can assess patients suitability for neurostimulation (in particular rTMS).  Dr Bull treats patients wtih ECT and manages patients during their TMS course.

02 9433 3555

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Dr Nicole Burston

Dr Nicole Burston is a General Adult psychiatrist with interests in depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and youth mental health. She completed her medical training at the University of Sydney, graduating in 2007 and received her Fellowship from the RANZCP in 2015. Nicole currently practices at the Mood Disorders Unit at Northside Group St Leonards and Northside Group Brookvale Consulting Suites. Nicole sees patients aged 17 years and over.

294331507

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Dillon Cheah MBBS, FRANZCP

Dr Dillon Cheah provides comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment services, primarily for depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders, eating disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. He consults with patients at both his St Leonards and Brookvale rooms, and has admitting privileges to the specialised Mood and Eating Disorders Units at Northside St Leonards.

02 9433 1550

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Raj Choudhary

General adult psychiatry, Psychotherapy

02 8969 5255

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Christopher Cocks

Dr Chris Cocks is a psychiatrist based on Sydney’s lower North Shore and Northern Beaches. He specialises in the treatment of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, psychotic illness and drug and alcohol related problems. Alongside his clinical practice Dr Cocks is a Forensic Psychiatrist. He has expertise in criminal and civil medico-legal psychiatry. Dr Cocks takes a holistic approach to the management of mental illness. He works alongside general practitioners, medical specialists, psychologists and allied health professionals to optimise outcomes for his patients. Patients are treated through his consulting rooms at St Leonards and Brookvale. He also admits patients under his care to The Northside Clinic at St Leonards.

02 9433 1544

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Mark Cross MBChB, MRCPsych(UK), FRANZCP

Dr Mark Cross is a Psychiatrist specialising in general adult psychiatry with a special interest in sexuality and identity issues, youth mental health, complex trauma, PTSD, bipolar, as well as mental health in the workplace. Dr Cross has a background of medical training in South Africa and Specialist Training and consultant work in England and in Australia, specialising in adult general psychiatry. He has worked in Psychiatry for 25 years is a Senior Lecturer at UNSW as well as acting conjoint lecturer at UWS.

02 4640 5555

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Adult (General)

LOCATIONS

Macarthur Clinic, Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Joe Dunn MBChB DipObst FRNZCGP FRANZCP

- Psychiatrist in general adult and medicolegal practice - Medical Superintendent of Northside Cremorne Clinic for 23 years - Fellow of the Royal NZ College of GPs - Clinical Senior Lecturer at Sydney University - Author of three books, one of which sold 40,000 copies in seven languages - Honorary Lifetime Member, Warringah District Medical Association

02 8969 5266

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Dr David Fountain MBBS FRACGP FRANZCP

Dr Fountain provides psychiatric assessment and treatment for adult patients on an outpatient basis and when required as inpatients at Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic where he is a visiting psychiatrist. Dr Fountain has worked in general practice and medical education before undertaking training in psychiatry and attaining Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists.

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Adrienne Gould

General Adult Psychiatry

02 9437 9797

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Margaret Harper

Mood disorders

02 9437 5400

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Sharon Hodgson

Adult and Old Age Psychiatry

02 9953 3817

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Michael Hong MBBS FRANZCP

Dr Michael Hong is a General Adult Psychiatrist with a special interest in mood disorders, including depression and Bipolar illness. He is also experienced in mental health rehabilitation. Dr Hong enjoys supervising psychiatrists-in-training and teach medical students from University of NSW and University of Notre Dame. Dr Hong has co-authored a number of research papers, which are published in Australian and international psychiatric journals.

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Dr Stephen Hook MBBS FRANZCP

Mood disorders, Anxiety disorders, Alcohol / Substance use disorders, Medico-legal assessment, Age group: 18+

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Telehealth available

Dr Greta Hug BAppSc MBBS (USyd) FRANZCP

Dr Greta Hug is an Australian trained Psychiatrist, specialising in general adult psychiatry. Her areas of interest are depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, and eating disorders.

(02) 9433 1552

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Mona Idris MBChB. FRANCP

Dr Idris provides assessment and treatment services for adults for a range of psychiatric conditions. These include, but are not limited to, Anxiety disorders, Mood disorders, Personality disorders and Psychotic disorders. She has a special interest in working with women and trauma patients. Patients are seen both as inpatients at Northside Macarthur Clinic and on an outpatient basis, as needed.

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Adult (General), Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, Macarthur Clinic

Telehealth available

Dr Ralf Ilchef

General adult psychiatry

02 9906 2333

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Cornelia Kaufmann MBBS, FRANZCP

Dr Kaufmann has expertise in the treatment of anorexia nervosa, bulimia, binge eating disorder, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and personality disorders. She adopts a holistic and tailored approach to management with the use of both pharmacological treatment as well as psychological techniques, especially CBT and ACT as well as some DBT.

02 9433 1548

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Adult (General)

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Dr Peter Klug

Mood Disorders, Forensic & Medico-legal

02 9233 8253

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Varad Kumar

General adult psychiatry

02 8969 5258

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Joey Le MBBS BSc (Medicine) Hons FRANZCP

Dr Le is a consultant psychiatrist with specialist qualifications in child, adolescent and family psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and general adult psychiatry. Dr Le provides a comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment service for children and adolescents of all ages, their families, and adults. He sees children, adolescents and their families as outpatients only. Adult patients are seen primarily on an outpatient basis, although where required, an inpatient service is offered at the Northside West Clinic, where Dr Le is a Visiting Psychiatrist.

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Bill Lyndon

Mood Disorders; ECT

02 9437 5400

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Sloane Madden MBBS(Hons), FRANZCP, CAPCert, PhD

Dr Sloan Madden is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist recognised for his expertise in the management of eating, mood and anxiety disorders. Dr Madden has close to 20 years' experience in the field of eating disorders.

02 9487 7799

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent, Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Deepa Malik

Mood Disorders, Psychosis, Anxiety Disorders

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Linton Meagher BA, MBBS (Hons), M.Psychiatry, FRANZCP

Dr Meagher provides a comprehensive psychiatric assessment service, working collaboratively with other members of the patient’s treating team to optimise functioning. Dr Meagher also provides treatment on an ongoing basis, with a focus on CBT and mindfulness based cognitive therapy. Dr Meagher’s private practice for assessing outpatients is at the Evesham Consulting rooms in Cremorne. He is also a visiting medical officer (VMO) with the Sydney Parkinson and Movement Disorders Surgical Clinic at North Shore Private Hospital and a VMO at the Mood Disorders Unit at Northside Clinic.

02 8969 5235

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Cremorne Clinic, Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Telehealth available

Dr Zhuang (Zan) Miao

Depression, Bipolar Affective Disorder, Anxiety, Psychosis

9433 1509

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Scientia Professor Philip Mitchell AM, FAHMS, FASSA, MB Bs (Hons 1) MD, FRANZCP, FRCPsych

Professor Mitchell provides comprehensive assessment and treatment services of patients with depression and bipolar disorder. He sees patients in the Level 3 consulting suites at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic and admits patients to the inpatient Mood Disorders Unit in that hospital.

02 9433 1546

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Adult (General)

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Naresh Mondraty

Eating Disorders, Mood Disorders

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Ramdoss Moorthy

General adult psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Age group: 18+

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Sue Morgans BM, BSc, M.Psych, M Forensic Psychiatry, RANZCP FORENSIC Certificate, FRANZCP

Dr Morgans is a medical doctor who completed her Medical Training in England. She completed her initial psychiatric training with RPA Hospital followed by advanced training in Forensic Psychiatry at Long Bay Correctional Complex. She holds a Masters in Psychiatry and a Master of Forensic Psychiatry. She is both a General Adult and Forensic Psychiatrist. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists.

02 9433 1501

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Abhishek Nagesh MBBS, FRANZCP

Assessment and treatment services for anxiety disorders, mood disorders, psychotic illness, personality disorders both as an inpatient and outpatient basis.

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, Macarthur Clinic

Dr Prem Naidoo

Anxiety, Depression

02 9419 3677

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Sian Ong

Eating Disorders, Mood and anxiety disorders, Mindfulness-based therapies, Young adult mental health

02 9433 1508

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Telehealth available

Dr Mukesh Prabhuswamy

Dr Mukesh Prabhuswamy is a Senior Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who will consult from Northside Macarthur Suites. Mukesh has over 13 years of experience as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist both overseas and in Australia doing clinical work, research and teaching. His areas of interest include school related mental health with specific focus on school refusal and depression, anxiety disorders, developmental disorders including autism and Paediatric psychopharmacology. He regularly reviews articles for international journals and is also one of the Review Editors for the Frontiers in Child and Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry.

02 4640 5555

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent, Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, Macarthur Clinic

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Richa Rastogi MBBS FRANZCP

Dr Richa Rastogi completed her undergraduate medical training in India. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and has trained as a General Adult Psychiatrist. Dr Rastogi has worked in regional areas both in person and via telehealth. Dr Rastogi has conducted educational programs over years on radio and TV on mental health. Dr Rastogi is bilingual and speaks Hindi.

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Assad Saboor M.D, FRANZCP

Dr Saboor is a qualified general adult psychiatrist and has worked for many years in Justice Health and the Forensic Mental Health Network. He also works as a staff specialist with Custodial Mental Health.

02 8833 2222

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Adult (General), Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Hany Samir

Mood Disorders, Psychotherapy

02 9437 5400

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Anthony Sams B.Med FRANZCP FAChAM

Addiction psychiatry and Outpatient group therapy within the Northside Group St Leonards Clinic for patients maintaining recovery from addiction.

02 9433 1505

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Telehealth available

Dr Owen Samuels MBBCh, MRCPsych, FRANZCP, PG Dip Law (cum laude)

Dr Samuels provides a comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment of patients across the spectrum of psychiatric disorders. This includes addressing the functional impact of the condition and a patient centred approach to treatment. Adult patients are seen primarily on an outpatient basis, but if required, an inpatient service is offered at the Northside Group St Leonards Clinic.

02 9433 1507

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Telehealth available

Dr Seema Sharma MBBS FRANZCP

Drug and Alcohol Detoxification and Rehabilitation, Addiction Psychiatry, Adult Psychiatry

02 8882 9210

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic

Dr Margaret Sheridan

Eating Disorders

02 9966 8411

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Stanley Theodorou MBBS FRANZCP FAChAM MRCPsych

Inpatient programmes at Northside Group St Leonards and Wentworthville Clinics dealing with addiction. Outpatient assessments for addiction at Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic. Dr Theodorou is also Involved with a number of outpatient group therapy programmes for addiction.

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Addictions

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic, Wentworthville Clinic

Website available

Dr Ramesh Vannitamby

Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia

02 8833 2410

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Angelo Virgona

Dr Angelo Virgona has been a psychiatrist since 1990. For 10 years he held senior clinical director appointments with NSW Health in rural and metropolitan services, and at Healthscope’s private psychiatric unit in Campbelltown. He has been Medical Superintendent at Northside Macarthur since it opened in October 2013. He has served on numerous clinical and policy committees at Area and Departmental level. Dr Virgona has been instrumental in the establishment of early psychosis services and youth mental health services (Headspace) in Campbelltown. His current interests are in the management of personality disorders in private practice setting and forensic psychiatry (member of the RANZCP Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry).

02 4640 5540

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Macarthur Clinic, Northside Group

Website available

Dr David Ward MBBS, BA, MPA, M.Psych, FRANZCP

Alcohol and other addiction disorders, Age group: 16+

02 9433 1504

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry - Addictions, Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Northside Group, St Leonards Clinic, Wentworthville Clinic

Website available

Telehealth available

Dr Craig Wilson

Depression & Bipolar Disorder

02 9386 5057

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

St Leonards Clinic, Northside Group

Dr Adnan Younus MBBS FRANZCP

Dr Younus is a General Adult psychiatrist and provides comprehensive assessment and treatment services, working collaboratively with other members of the patient’s treatment team, family and/or carers to optimise functioning and recovery. He has interests in depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, OCD, adult ADHD, complex trauma disorder, personality disorder, first episode psychosis and early intervention in psychotic and non-psychotic disorder. He has special interest in youth mental health area and incorporates early intervention and recovery principles in providing care. Dr Younus provides outpatient appointments and inpatient services at Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic.

02 8833 2463

SPECIALTIES

Psychiatry

LOCATIONS

Wentworthville Clinic, Northside Group