Dr Nik Gkampranis is a Consultant Psychiatrist in Brighton, practising at the Montefiore Hospital.
Dr Nik Gkampranis now works as a part time Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist with a special interest in the interface between physical and mental illness.
He has special knowledge in treating depression and he has brought the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to Sussex. rTMS is an innovative, safe, effective and well-tolerated, non-invasive treatment for patients with depression including those who have not benefitted from antidepressant medications, cannot tolerate antidepressant medications due to side-effects or wish to treat depression without medication.
rTMS is approved by NICE as effective and safe and the effect is long lasting,
He believes in psychological therapies for the treatment of mental illness and he is able to provide a number of therapies or work alongside therapists.
He has extensive medico-legal experience as he has also worked in Forensic Psychiatry and Forensic Medicine.