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Dr John Ferguson

Dr John Ferguson

Consultant Adult Psychiatrist
MRCPsych, MB ChB, BSc (Med Sci)

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr John Ferguson at Spire include:

Psychiatry at Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

Other treatments

Psychiatry

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Professional profile

Availability - Shawfair: Saturday 9am-1pm alternate weeks.

I have worked as an NHS Consultant Adult Psychiatrist in East Lothian and at The Royal Edinburgh Hospital since 2009. I believe passionately that mood and anxiety disorders are treatable and complete resolution of symptoms is my goal for patients under my care.

Whilst my main expertise is prescribing medication to treat these illnesses, I am also careful to think holistically about each individual and to tailor their treatment plan accordingly. I have a particular clinical interest in Bipolar Spectrum Disorders. I have previously worked at a specialist diagnostic service for adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

Clinical Interests

Post natal depression
Psychiatry

Recurrent Depression. Bipolar Spectrum Disorders. Anxiety Disorders. Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of Royal College of Psychiatrists

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Adult Psychiatrist, East Lothian CHP and The Royal Edinburgh Hospital, NHS Lothian

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Personal Profile

I live in East Lothian with my wife and three children.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Email Johnw.ferguson@nhs.net

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