Dr Eileen Thomas

Psychiatrist  MBChB, DipHIVMan, MMed (Psych), FCPsych  ?
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Address:
Clifton
Cape Town

Suite 031, Panorama Medical Centre
48 Hennie Winterbach Street
Panorama
Cape Town

Camps Bay

Blaawberg, Westbeach
Cape Town

Akeso
Cnr Keurboom And Jasmine Street
Milnerton
Cape Town

Works with: Adults, adolescents, couples, individuals, and families.
Specialising in: Sexuality and gender, addiction, relationships, anxiety disorder, chronic medical conditions, fertility related issues, depression, eating disorders, trauma, neuropsychiatric disorders, life changes, and loss/grief.
Working in: English, Afrikaans, and IsiXhosa.
Clifton Panorama Camps Bay Blaawberg, Westbeach Milnerton

I'm a psychiatrist affiliated with the University of Stellenbosch

My clinical areas of interest include: Women and Maternal mental health (including perinatal depression, premenstrual disorders, fertility difficulties, peri-menopausal mood disorders), psychiatric co/trimorbidity in the medically ill (eg Post-stroke depression), Psychodermatology (Psoriases, Acne, Skin picking disorder), Eating disorders (Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia, Binge eating), Chronic Pain Conditions (Fibromyalgia, chronic pelvic pain), Somatic Symptom Disorders (Conversion Disorder), Psycho-oncology, Anxiety, OCD and related disorders and Trauma-related disorders.

I am an active researcher in areas of women's health and traumatology and have published locally and internationally. I provide a holistic, individualized treatment plan tiered according to the presenting condition, comorbidities, patient preference and available funding.

I'm currently a PhD candidate in a study examining potential biomarker for the development of PTSD., as well as involved in research-project exploring utility of medicinal cannabis.

I consult in the Atlantic Seaboard and Westcoast-area Appointments are available afterhours.

Contact

Tel: 72 061 0416
Twitter: twitter

 

HPCSA Number: MP0680028
Practice Number: 0609633