Asha Hospital is a premier Institute of Psychiatry in the private sector at Hyderabad. Apart from providing clinical care, the Hospital is recognized as a Postgraduate training centre in Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Mental Health Nursing.
Dr. Shankar Srinivas K., Consultant Psychiatrist, joins us with more than 10 years of clinical experience in Psychiatry . He specializes in General Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Neuro-psychiatry.
He has good exposure to treatments of Child and Adolescent mental health conditions. He believes in identifying possible neuropsychiatry conditions, giving rise to mental and physical health symptoms. By addressing neuropsychiatric issues, Dr. Shankar hopes to target the holistic well-being of his patients. With sub specialisation in Substance Misuse Psychiatry he has a keen interest and experience in this field.
Dr Shankar Srinivas was graduated from Kakatiya Medical college in 2004. He completed Post graduate training in Psychiatry and attained Membership of Royal college of Psychiatrists , U.K. in 2010 . Further he completed specialist training in General Adult Psychiatry from Northwest school of Psychiatry, U.K. in 2014 to attain CCT ( Certificate of Completion of training ). He has also completed post graduate studies from University of Leeds, U.K. and received Master of Medical sciences in Clinical Psychiatry in 2011 (MMedSci)
Through out his experience in the field of Psychiatry he took active role in attendance of various courses and modules , teaching activities , Clinical governance , Service delivery improvement projects ,research activities and various publications including a book chapter. He was a member of panel of Psychiatrists involved in setting questions for MRCPsych examination.
He is part of publication consortium -The ICCAM ( Imperial college, Cambridge and Manchester) Platform study , An experimental medicine platform for evaluating new drugs for relapse prevention in addiction.
He is an Associate member of International Collge of Neuropsychopharmacology ( CINP). He has been practicing in UAE –United Arab Emirates from 2015 and holds Consultant Psychiatry license from Dubai Health Authority –DHA, Abu dhabi Health Authority –HAAD and Dubai Health care city –DHCC . He is currently working as a Medical Director and Consultant Psychiatrist for a community clinic, rehabilitation center in UAE.
With a keen interest to support the community , Dr Shankar Srinivas established and involved in ongoing development of his website ‘’ psychiatryservices4u.com’’.
He looks forward to join clinical practice in ASHA hospitals group soon.