Dr Arun Kumar Gupta

Consultant Psychiatrist

MBBS, MD (Psychiatry), Post Graduate Diploma in cognitive behaviour


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I have been working as a Consultant Psychiatrist since 1985. I have been practicing cognitive behaviour therapy since 2004. I started working in the NHS in 2004. I like to work collaboratively with patients and referrers.I provide a combination of pharmacology and cognitive behaviour therapy so that my patients do not have to go to another therapist for talking treatment.I am a medical member of Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service and I am a medical manager within the NHS as a Lead Consultant and have been Associate Medical Director from October 2017.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Arun Kumar Gupta at Spire include:

Psychiatry

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Clinical interests

Psycho geriatric medicine

Special Clinical Interests: Cognitive behaviour therapy; Post traumatic stress disorder; Anxiety disorders; Phobias; Obsessive compulsive disorder; Depression; Adult ADHD specialist.

Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / Lucknow University / 1981
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Current NHS posts

Consultant Psychiatrist, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Personal profile

I enjoy swimming, yoga, meditation and travelling. I have written extensively in lay press on topics related to mental health. I have participated extensively in TV shows and radio talks aimed at mental health education and promoting positive mental health in India.

Contact information

Telephone 0191 418 8636