Psychiatrists are medical doctors who have specialised in the treatment of mental illness. They often use medication to treat their patients, but are also able to offer psychotherapy. They are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa under the specialist register.
Dr Mahomed is a female psychiatrist currently practising in Rosebank/Rondebosch in Cape Town. Her areas of interest include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, female mental health, psychotic disorders, adult ADHD, etc. as well as a special interest in addictions and dual diagnosis. Dr Mahomed has worked in the United Kingdom in specialized psychiatric units with adults and adolescents, as well as at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, in Johannesburg with adults and at an inpatient SANCA rehabilitation centre in Gauteng managing patients with substance use disorders and co-morbid mental illnesses.
HPCSA Number: MP0534455