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Dr Matthew Sawa is a Consultant Psychiatrist who has received extensive training around the UK, including London, Norfolk, Merseyside and Kent. Furthermore, he has been awarded, with distinction, a Masters Degree in Health Care Education and Management from Kingston University.
Dr Sawa currently works at Hillington Hospital in West London, as a psychiatrist for a rapid response and home treatment team which provides immediate support. Previously, he worked for 7 years in a busy inpatients unit at Kent, where he gained important experience regarding the assessment and management of all major mental illnesses.
Dr Sawa is an expert in managing conditions such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychoses, OCD, PTSD, ADHD/ADD and dual diagnosis (co-existing substance abuse and mental illnesses). He has a special interest in rehabilitation and focuses on re-integrating the individual back to their everyday life as soon as possible. He adopts a holistic approach in providing evidence-based treatments along with psycho-social approaches and also emphasises the role of diet and a healthy lifestyle. He always aims to provide help in a compassionate way and has great experience in assessing people from a variety of different backgrounds after his extensive training in several areas of the UK.
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- Anxiety Disorder
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Panic Disorder
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Sleep Disorders
- Adjustment Disorder
- Bipolar Disorder
- Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
- Borderline Personality Disorder
- Conversion Disorder
- Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder (EUPD)
- Personality Disorders
- Post Natal Depression (PND)
- Puerperal Disorder
MB ChB 1997 University of Mosul
Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists since 2006
Masters degree in Health Care Education and Management, Kingston University, London. 2012
Section 12 Approved Doctor and Approved Clinician since 2010
Royal College of Psychiatrists
"Dr Sawa is a highly valued and trusted colleague. His work as a Consultant Psychiatrist is undertaken carefully, with excellent diagnostic skills and clear treatment planning. He is a thoughtful communicator who engages patients very effectively. I often recommend him to referrers and patient enquiries. "
"Dr Sawa is a hugely experienced psychiatrist with a wealth of experience in his field. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to my friends and family. He has a very calm and empathetic style of communicating and I have only heard excellent feedback from others who have worked with him. "
"Dr Sawa is an excellent Clinician who is kind and compassionate, well liked by his patients and an amazing colleague to work with. I have no hesitation in recommending his services to my patients. I wish him the very best."