Dr Krishen Bindiganavile Ranganath

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Dr Krishen Bindiganavile Ranganath

MBBS (Bangalore University) MRCPsych (The Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK) CCT in Adult and Rehabilitation Psychiatry (UK) Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry (Ireland) PG Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychiatry (University of Birmingham, UK) PG Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics (National Law School of India University, Bangalore)

Psychiatrist

Apollo Hospitals Sheshadripuram
  • 15 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Telugu,Tamil,Kannada
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  •  MON-FRI | 03:30 PM-05:15 PM Show More

Awards and Achievements

  • I was awarded ROSCA in 2gether NHS foundation trust for "The Best Supporting Colleague 2008

Cllinical Excellence Award 

  • Approved Consultant Appraiser and appraised consultants in the trust. 
  • Selected for the Sevem Deanery Graduate School of Psychiatry business skills internship through a competitive inerview by the Chief Operating Officer and director Of Medical Education and involved in the management project Provison of Mental Health Services- Procurement Project in Herefordshire
  • elected as the Joint CEO and committee memberfor Gloucester Hindu Cultural Association and organized health talks and a varity of cultural events for the community
  • As a house officer, participated in Govt of India - UNICEF sponsored Pulse Polio Immunisation Programmes during 1999-2001 and took a lead role in the running of Free Medical Camps
  • have passed State Level drawing examinations

Research and Publications

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    Macpherson, R. Hovey, N. Ranganath, K. Uppal, A and Thompson, A (2007)

    An audit of clinical practice in an ACT team against NICE guidelines in schizophrenia, Journal of Psychiatric Intensive Care, Volume 3, Issue 02, December 2007, pp 113-117

     

    Macpherson, R. Hovey, N.Ranganath, K. Uppal, A and Thompson, A (2008) NICE guidelines on treating schizophrenia – audit, correspondence section Psychiatric Bulletin, 32:75

     

    Macpherson, R. Hovey, N. Ranganath, K. Uppal, A and Thompson, A (2008)

    An audit of clinical practice in an ACT team against NICE guidelines in schizophrenia, Poster Presentation, South West RCPsych Biannual Meeting, May 2008, Buckfastleigh, UK

     

    Ranganath, K. Greef, S. (2009) PCAT referral audit – Assessing the quality of referrals from GPs to Primary care assessment and treatment team, Poster Presentation, South West RCPsych Biannual Meeting, Nov 2009, Bristol, UK

     

    Ranganath, K. Macpherson, R. NICE guidelines in schizophrenia (2010)

    101 recipes for audit in psychiatry, edited by Clare Oakley, Elena Baker-Glenn,Meinou Simmons, Floriana Coccia, Neil Masson, and Iain McKinnon

     

    Clinical and evidence base for Recovery Inpatient Units published in the final report of 2gether NHS Foundation Trust Recovery Units Review, (2010)

     

    Seshadri, M. Wilkinson, A. Ranganath, K. Wille, S. Arokiasamy, C. Bathurst, C. Robinson, C. Morgan-Henshaw, P. (2018)

    An audit on re-referrals to a rural secondary care mental health team in England, Poster Presentation, The Royal College of Psychiatrists International Congress June 2018, ICC, Birmingham, UK

     


     

Qualification

MBBS (Bangalore University) MRCPsych (The Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK) CCT in Adult and Rehabilitation Psychiatry (UK) Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry (Ireland) PG Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychiatry (University of Birmingham, UK) PG Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics (National Law School of India University, Bangalore)

Work Experience

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    After completing MBBS from Bangalore University, Dr Krishen trained in Psychiatry in the UK and completed his specialist training in Adult Psychiatry and Rehabilitation Psychiatry. He has also had the experience of working in other sub-specialties like Geriatric Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry, Learning Disability Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Forensic Psychiatry and Early Intervention in Psychosis. He also holds a Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry from Ireland. He did an internship in Medical Leadership in the UK. He holds a Certificate (Part 1) in Clinical Psychopharmacology from the British Association of Psychopharmacology. He completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychiatry from the University of Birmingham, UK.

     

    He worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist in the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK. He was the Lead for Mental Health Act and the Lead Consultant for Recovery Teams. He also had his own Private Practice in the UK.

     

    With his clinical knowledge and broad experience, Dr Krishen provides a high quality, evidence based, holistic, comprehensive, fully confidential, personalised and innovative mental health service. He is proficient in English, Kannada, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. He also offers online consultations (telepsychiatry).

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Chair of Consultant Peer Group in Herefordhsire, UK (Oct 2014 - Feb 2016)
  • Lead consultant - Recovery Teams in Herefordshire, UK (July 2011 - April 2014)
  • Mental Health Act Medical Lead for Herefordshire, UK )(Dec2011 - Oct 2015)
  • Consultant Psychiatrist - Adult Psychiatry, UK  Winfield Hospital (Private Practice) (April 2012 - Dec 2015)
  • Certificate in clinical Psycopharmacology, Part 1 (Oct 2009)
  • British association of Psychopharmacology, UK

 

Medical Council Registration

60983

Special Interests

Depressive Disorders

Anxiety Disorders
Panic disorder

Mood disorders (Bipolar Affective Disorder)

Psychosis (Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Eating Disorder
Stress Reactions and Adjustment Disorder

Personality Disorders

Addiction Disorders

Medically Unexplained Symptoms
Neuropsychiatry

Sleep disorders

 

 

 

Summary

Dr Krishen Ranganath is a highly experienced Consultant Psychiatrist with 15 years of experience in the field of Psychiatry in the UK and has wide ranging expertise in treatment and management of mental health problems.

 

 


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