06 April 2017
Bowel Cancer Awareness Month runs throughout April.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr N S Lockhart at Spire include:
I am a Consultant Psychiatrist (Private practice) in adult psychiatry. I am Visiting Consultant to two groups of private residential homes for adults with challenging behaviour and/or coexisting psychiatric illness. I am on the General Medical Council Specialist Register and have a current licence to practice. I teach psychiatry at the University of London.
I was previously a Medical Director of Cygnet Hospital Beckon, London, Director of Mental Health Services, North Kent Healthcare NHS Trust
I can provide a second opinion as an approved doctor for the Mental Health Act Commission.
Over the past 20 years I have written many medico legal reports, and have carried out many capacity assessments, including litigation capacity, capacity to make a will, capacity to deal with financial affairs, and fitness to plead. I have prepared reports relating to the Court of Protection and Lasting Power of Attorney.
Member Royal College of Psychiatrists
Nowadays I am mostly occupied in my professional work, and with staying up-to-date, but I have an amateur interest in archaeology and I also try to keep up some reading about genetics, which was my main interest in my research days. Sport: Sadly I was unable to emulate my father's football career (Aston Villa and Ireland): Club Rugby Union at a humble level: cricket at a good club standard (Ulster senior League) for Queens University 1st XI and later as club captain Belfast YMCACC 1st XI. Now regretfully retired, but I am a regular attender at test matches. Although I am no longer politically active, as a student in Belfast and amid the worst of the civil unrest in Northern Ireland, I co-founded and edited a magazine covering non-violent and non-sectarian community politics. It achieved a circulation of several thousands and continued to appear for fifteen years. I was deeply involved in the Peace People movement, co-editing and writing for its magazine Peace by Peace which achieved circulation of 50,000 copies. In more recent years, my writing has been linked to my profession.Back to top
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Ovarian cancer is often called ‘the silent killer’ but early detection can lead to successful treatment for sufferers.