Dr Ganesan Duraiswamy
MBBS, MD, FRANZCP, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Dr Duraiswamy is a Consultant Psychiatrist working at Monash Health, Delmont Private Hospital, Mother Baby Unit of Mitcham Private Hospital, Melbourne Pain Group. Dr Ganesan Duraiswamy is a dedicated psychiatrist with over 14 years of professional experience. Dr Duraiswamy holds public appointment with Monash Health where he is one of the senior VMOs training psychiatry registrars, medical and nursing students.
Dr Duraiswamy believes in a holistic approach focusing not only on symptom reduction but improving the quality of life of his clients along with functional recovery. Dr Duraiswamy believes in patient centred approach with emphasis on psychological and social factors. He has special interest in Psychotherapy. He also incorporates Yoga and meditation where appropriate.
He is keen on research and has published the most cited research on Yoga and Schizophrenia. He has also presented in many international conferences. Dr Duraiswamy works collaboratively with GPs and also offers 291 assessments.
In addition to general adult psychiatry his areas of interest are:
- Postpartum and Perinatal Issues- Has admitting rights to a Mother Baby Unit.
- Chronic Mood disorders including Personality Disorders
- Early Psychosis and Bipolar.
- PTSD and trauma
- Adult ADHD.
Fax: 03 90178929
Dr Amit Zutshi
MBBS, MD(Psychiatry), FRANZCP
Dr Amit Zutshi brings along more than 18 years of experience in Psychiatry. He has been actively involved in research and teaching. He has published numerous Medline-indexed scientific papers in the fields of Mood and Anxiety disorders, Neuro-imaging, Bipolar disorders and Substance Dependence.
Dr Zutshi works with patients using a broad bio-psychosocial approach, tailoring treatment strategies, including: brief and long term psychotherapy (psychodynamic, supportive and CBT) and pharmacotherapy, thus providing comprehensive care, ensuring best patient outcomes. He consults patients aged 18 – 65.
Dr Zutshi works with general practitioners as well as psychologists and other health practitioners to provide best evidence based clinical care. He is open to doing one time comprehensive assessment and management plans for GPs (item no: 291). Dr Zutshi sees WorkCover, TAC and DVA patients. Dr Zutshi lives locally with a young family and his other interests are playing badminton, dancing and travelling.
Fax: 03 90178929