Dr William Crook

Consultant Psychiatrist

MB BS, MA (Oxon), MRCPsych

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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.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr William Crook at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Anxiety disorders¬†
  • Bipolar disorders
  • Depression¬†
  • Eating disorders¬†
  • Forensic psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Rehabilitation psychiatry
  • Trauma psychiatry

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Special clinical interests: anxiety disorders, bipolar disorders, depression, eating disorders, forensic psychiatry, psychotic disorders, rehabilitation psychiatry, trauma psychiatry

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists

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

Current NHS posts

Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

Contact information

Telephone 01603 255 574
Private secretary Susan Head
Private secretary telephone 01603 860 917
Private secretary email susanmhead@aol.com