Dr Alessandro Malfatto
Qualifications:BA MBBS RCPsych Associate
Minimum Age:18
Insurance Supported:BUPA
Specialisms:General Psychiatry
Eating Disorders

Our consultant psychiatrists are experts in their field. They are involved in research and keep abreast of all the latest treatments and medication.
It has always been our experience that the correct medication or combination of medications, at the right dose or doses, and with the correct dosing schedule, alongside other interventions can be transformative. Please browse through these pages and find a specialist that can help you now, or alternatively call us on 02071180407 and a member of our experienced admin team will help connect you to the most suitable consultant.

Dr Alessandro Malfatto combines work as an NHS Consultant Psychiatrist with his work at Psymplicity Healthcare, and has spent the last 14 years working within the field of General Adult Psychiatry, having completed his studies and training in Italy, at the University of Torino.
He holds a University of Maastricht Certificate in The Neuroscience of Affective Disorders (Depression, Bipolar disorder, Anxiety Disorders, OCD, Post Traumatic stress disorder) and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in this field. He additionally has significant experience working with clients affected by Alcohol and Substance Misuse, Psychosis and Eating Disorders.

Alongside the prescription of medication and biological psychiatry, he delivers Mentalisation Based Therapy for Personality Disorders, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, and Interpersonal Psychotherapy and Psychodynamic Therapy, and brings these disciplines into his work with his clients.

Dr Malfatto works to create a holistic and patient-centred treatment package, to empower the individuals he works with to pursue their life objectives. Dr Malfatto is involved in teaching undergraduate medical students during their psychiatric internship program and has lectured on the Psychotherapy of Eating disorders at University College London (UCL). He is able to consult in English, Italian and French and has a working knowledge of Spanish.

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