Dr Ian Nnatu

Dr Ian Nnatu

MB BS, PG DIP (CBT), FRCPsych, MSc

Psychiatry

21 years of experience
15 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall

4.88

Bedside Manner

4.91

Explanation

4.84

Top feedback

“It’s good talking to him, he speaks calmly and reassuring. So far it has been great!“
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Subspecialties

  • Addiction
  • Substance Misuse Psychiatry
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4680950
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £360

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    Nightingale Hospital

    11-19 Lisson Grove, London, United Kingdom, NW1 6SH
    403 reviews

    Priory Hospital North London

    Grovelands House The Bourne, Southgate, United Kingdom, N14 6RA
    94 reviews

    About

    Dr. Ian Nnatu is a well-respected Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist practising at Priory Hospital North London and for the NHS at Charing Cross Hospital London. He was featured in the 2019 & 2020 power list as one of the most influential black people in the UK. With over 20 years’ experience, Dr. Nnatu’s expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of a range of psychiatric and mental health disorders enables him to provide first-class care. He has a special clinical interest in depression, anxiety, stress and addictions. He is one of a few Consultant Psychiatrists trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) providing a holistic and tailored approach to treatment.

    He graduated with a Medical Degree in 1994 and completed an extensive training scheme in psychiatry, along with a postgraduate Diploma in CBT in 2006. He was awarded the prestigious Fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, where he is also the Public Engagement Officer of the London Division and has recently completed a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Leadership from the NHS Leadership Academy. Dr. Nnatu is involved in medical education as an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London and offers courses and seminars to healthcare professionals to keep them up to date in the latest findings and treatments available.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments


    • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy


    • Depression
    • Stress Related Disorders
    • Anxiety Disorders
    • Alcohol Misuse
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    Medical procedures

    • Addiction
    • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Anxiety Disorder
    • Depression
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Anorexia
    • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
    • Bulimia
    • Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder (EUPD)
    • Panic Disorder
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobias
    • Post Natal Depression (PND)
    • Psychosis
    • Puerperal Disorder
    • Schizophrenia
    • Stress
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    Education

    • MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Lagos 1994
    • MRCPsych Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists 2002
    • Postgraduate Diploma in CBT Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London 2006
    • FRCPsych Fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatrists 2013
    • MSc Master of Science in Healthcare Leadership NHS Leadership Academy 2018
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    Reviews

    4.88 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Anxiety Disorder
    13/32
    Depression
    11/32
    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    4/32
    Addiction
    2/32
    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    2/32
    Anxiety
    1/32
    Bi polar, depression
    1/32
    Bipolar Disorder
    1/32
    Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
    1/32
    Borderline Personality Disorder
    1/32
    Bulimia
    1/32
    Insomnia
    1/32
    Psychiatry
    1/32
    Recurrent Depression
    1/32
    Stress
    1/32
    anxiety/sleep problems
    1/32
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    (4/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Anxiety Disorder Depression Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    Really great. Went into deep detail during the consultation and encouraged me to expand on things that I’ve never spoken about, which have subsequently helped me to understand how I’m feeling a lot better.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Anxiety Disorder Depression
    It’s good talking to him, he speaks calmly and reassuring. So far it has been great!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Anxiety Disorder Depression
    Dr Nnatu is very easy to talk to. I felt instantly comfortable opening up to him. He never rushes through appointments. He thoroughly listens and takes into account all aspects of your feelings, as well as your medical history. He is kind, patient and collected. For someone who has found the process of seeking mental health help incredibly difficult, Dr Nnatu has put me at ease within a very short amount of time. I am incredibly grateful for all his help.
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    (4/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Depression Anxiety Disorder Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    I was very nervous Dr Nnatu Made me feel at ease. Listened to my issues. Suggested options for my issues and gave me time to make decisions. Great experience.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    Dr Nnatu was very compassionate and answered any questions I had clearly and concisely. I felt I was being taken seriously and given the best treatment possible.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Anxiety Disorder Depression
    Dr.Nnatu was friendly, courteous and very helpful in the diagnosis
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Anxiety Disorder Depression
    Absolutely brilliant. Helped me out with my issues and referred me to a very good person.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Depression Anxiety Disorder
    Because of current restrictions, I was a little apprehensive of my appointment because of it being held on zoom, but within minutes Dr Nnatu had made me feel very comfortable. During my hour consultation Dr Nnatu was incredibly insightful and very understanding. Would highly recommend to anyone seeking his help.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Depression
    Appointment was excellent. Not rushed. Covered plenty of ground.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Addiction
    He was a really good listener. Easy to talk to and made me feel comfortable. He didn’t force a narrative on me, instead he helped me make sense of my own thoughts.
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