One of Israel's most experienced psychiatrists. The experience is used to individually comprehend and diagnose each new patient without interference from preconceived concepts or former diagnoses or therapies.
Specializing in the use (and when not to use) medications in psychiatric disorders.
Myths regarding psychiatric illness and treatment are dispelled, and patients are helped to clearly understand a given diagnosis and treatment. Senior psychiatrist at Shaare Zedek Medical Center for 18 years, including Director of the hospital's Alzheimer's Disease Clinic for 10 years. Attendance and participation in international conferences.
Involvement in all aspects of clinical Psychiatry in ages 17-120, with special interest in Bipolar Illness, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder and behavioral disturbances due to organic brain disorders.
Involvement of spouses, parents and other family members in the treatment process with patient's agreement.
Sydney University Medical School; Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Medicine 51762, Psychiatry 5566, Israel
Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Bachelor of Medicine (honours), Sydney University
At time of making appointment
Comprehensive psychiatric evaluation Diagnosis and differential diagnosis Psychopharmacological treatment combined with psychotherapy when appropriate Detailed explanation of the above to the patient Referral for therapy when appropriate