Consultant Profile

Dr William Crook

Dr William Crook MB BS MA(Oxon) MRCPsych
Practicing at:
Spire Norwich Hospital
  • Psychiatry
    Special clinical interests:

    Anxiety disorders
    Trauma psychiatry
    Bipolar disorders
    Alcohol misuse
    Eating disorders
    Psychotic disorders
    Rehabilitation psychiatry
    Forensic psychiatry

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

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

    Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
    Member of the Community Rehabilitation, Eating Disorders and Old Age sections of the college

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01603 255 574
    Private secretary:
    Mrs Anna Ready
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01603 814365
    Private secretary email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Crook trained in medicine at Oxford and London Universities qualifying in 1983. He studied psychology at Oxford to understand nonmedical models of the mind. He trained in Psychiatry on the Oxford and Cambridge schemes. Dr Crook has 23 years of full time experience as a practicing consultant in the NHS employed by Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust. He has worked within all aspects of general and old age psychiatry. He has served as the Royal College of Psychiatrists Tutor to train doctors in psychiatry.

    Dr Crook has been the Consultant Psychiatrist to the students of the University of East Anglia and Norwich Samaritans. He has been providing medico-legal services since 1993 and in private practice since 2008. Dr Crook is currently a Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist to Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust with duties to train and mentor newly appointed consultants.

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