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Dr. Austin Fernandes

Department :


Designation :

Full Time Consultant

Qualification :

M.B.B.S., M. D. (Psychiatry)

Biosketch :

Dr. Austin is a Psychiatrist with more than 10 years of experience in the field. He has completed his MBBS from KEM Hospital in Mumbai and thereafter gone ahead to complete his MD Psychiatry from INHS ASVINI (Indian Navy).

While pursuing his post graduation at INHS ASVINI has had the opportunity and the experience in treating patients of different cultural backgrounds from throughout the country. He has a keen interest in alcohol de addiction and has published his thesis on the same.

He has had experience in working at LTMMC Sion Hospital, KEM Hospital, GTB Sewri Hospital, St Elizabeth’s Hospital and Masina Hospital. During his tenure at GTB Sewri he has been appreciated for bringing down the suicide rate to nil and improving the mental health of the patients already suffering from chronic illness. He has a keen interest in research and has many publications to his credit.

He has an expertise in treating stress disorders, depression , anxiety , psychosis, mood disorders, childhood psychological disorders, memory disorders and deaddiction.