Dr Sivasanker offers treatment for a wide range of psychiatric disorders, including depression, anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder, and specializes in managing complex psychological problems such as bipolar affective disorder (manic depression) and psychosis.
Dr Vimal Sivasanker undertook his undergraduate training at St Catharine’s College, Cambridge. He went on to complete his training at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London School of Medicine, qualifying in 1999.
After his house year, he went straight into psychiatric training on the East London training rotation, and subsequently undertook higher specialist psychiatric training in Cambridge and East Anglia. During this time, he worked extensively in inner city and rural areas across socially and ethnically diverse populations.
Dr Sivasanker has worked as a consultant in general adult psychiatry since 2008.