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Dr Tara Collinge

Dr Tara Collinge

Consultant Psychiatrist
MB BS MRCPsych

Practising at

Spire South Bank Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Tara Collinge at Spire include:

Other treatments

Psychiatry

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Professional profile

Dr Collinge has been a Consultant Psychiatrist since 2004. She studied Medicine at University College London and, after qualifying as a doctor in 1995, she undertook her basic psychiatric training at University College Hospital, London. She completed her higher training on the Charing Cross Hospital Rotation in London and attained a dual CCST in adult and old age psychiatry.

Dr Collinge has since worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist in London (Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust) and New Zealand. She took up her current NHS Consultant post in Gloucestershire in 2012. As Dr Collinge has a dual CCST in adult and old age psychiatry, she has the expertise to see patients of all ages (from 18 years and older). She has extensive experience in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. Dr Collinge is registered with most insurance companies as a provider; privately funded patients are also welcome. An initial consultation generally lasts an hour. Follow up appointments are for 30 minutes or an hour, as necessary.


Clinical Interests


Mood disorders – including depression and bipolar disorder, Anxiety disorders- including panic attacks, phobias, OCD and post traumatic stress disorder , Alcohol related problems, Trauma related problems, Psychotic illnesses, Medically Unexplained Symptoms (recognising the effect this can have on an individual’s psychological well being).

Private contact details

Private secretary Lian Franklin
Private secretary telephone 01242 504899
Private secretary email Lian.Franklin@spirehealthcare.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Examiner for the Royal College of Psychiatrists
College Assessor for the South West Division of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Drugs and Therapeutics Committee Member

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Psychiatrist, 2gether NHS Foundation Trust, Gloucestershire

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