Dr Syed Rashid Ali has 25 years of experience in assessing, prescribing and reviewing medication for the treatment and management of mental health illnesses including Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, Bipolar Disorder, Psychosis, D&A Dependency, Personality Disorders, Somatoform Disorders, Schizophrenia, and dual diagnosis of mental illness with substance use disorder. Dr Ali also has an interest in Adolescent mental health and is able to see young persons 14 years and older however he does not treat patients for ADHD.
Dr Ali also sees patients involved with Work-cover, personal injury, and NDIS when required and regularly involves GP’s in patient care. Dr Ali is also available for Tele-Health consultations by video and phone.
Ideally, GPs refer patients to Dr Ali for psychiatric management however as a private consultant he can also accept self-referrals and referrals from health professionals such as Psychologists, Social Workers, Mental Health Nurses, and Occupational Therapists.
As a Career Medical Officer in Psychiatry, Dr Ali’s consultations are privately based and are not eligible for a Medicare or Private Health Fund rebate.