Consultant Profile

Dr Deenesh I Khoosal

Dr Deenesh I Khoosal FRCPsych,MB ChB(NUI), LLM (RCS), LLMC(RCP)
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Psychiatry
    Special clinical interests:

    General psychiatry. Post traumatic stress disorders. Anxiety related disorders. Psychosexual disorders. Female psychiatry. Medico-legal work.

    Research interests:

    Transsexualism. Transcultural psychiatry.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Psychiatrist, Brandon Unit, Leicester General Hospital
    Clinical Teacher, University of Leicester

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Council Member - Royal College of Psychiatrists
    Governor - Leicester Grammar School Trust
    Co-editor - Bulletin of Transcultural Psychiatry Group
    Trustee - LOROS

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0116 265 3685
    Private secretary:
    Mrs Caroline Turakhia
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0116 265 3657
    Private secretary fax:
    0116 265 3684
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    After qualifying in Dublin in 1978, Dr Khoosal trained as a psychiatrist in Oxford before embarking on higher training in Leeds. He has been a consultant psychiatrist since 1985. He believes in patients participating fully in their treatment plans through information, care plans and cognitive counselling techniques. He considers that a holistic approach offers the best prospect of recovery for people with mental health problems.

    Personal profile:

    Dr Khoosal's spare time is spent in assisting voluntary organisations specialising in mental health, developing counselling skills and thus helping the community.

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    Dr Deenesh I Khoosal

    Dr Deenesh I Khoosal Psychiatry Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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