Du Plessis L J

Psychiatry

Fields of Interest Anxiety (including OCD and PTSD), Bipolar, Dementia, Depression, Personality Disorders, Psychosis
Telephone +27 21 852 8927
Cell +27 60 788 2559
Fax +27 21 852 8928
Address 2b Tre Mondi
Niblick Way
Somerset West, 7130
Location Cape Town, City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa

Consultation hours: Flexible

I completed both my pre and post graduate studies at the University of Pretoria. Prior to entering private practice, I did national service at 1 Military hospital, gaining valuable experience in the management of Post-traumatic stress disorder. After 17 years of private practice in Pretoria, I left for the UK and became an affiliate of the Royal College Read More

of Psychiatrists. Working in a holistic approach model and with evidence-based medicine in mind during my 8 year stay, resulted in better outcomes for patients with improvement in all spheres of functioning (work, social, family).

Areas of interest

Depression, Bipolar mood disorders, Anxieties (including OCD and PTSD) personality issues, psychosis and schizophrenia, dementias (e.g. Alzheimer's)
Psychopharmacology (I have participated in a couple of clinical trials of new medicines), Psychiatric assessment of all patients 16 years and older.

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Du Plessis, Louis J

Somerset West, Western Cape

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