Dr Andrew Parker is a consultant psychiatrist specialising in general adult and addictions psychiatry, with over 20 years’ experience. He is the addictions lead consultant psychiatrist at Nightingale Hospital.
Dr Parker trained in psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry in London. As a Consultant in the NHS (St George’s) until 2010, he led an award-winning Assertive Outreach Team for psychosis and drug misuse. Dr Parker has been with Nightingale Hospital since 2008.
Dr Parker treats most adult psychiatric conditions including severe stress, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and OCD. He also conducts specialist assessments for adult ADHD. In addictions, he specialises in alcohol dependence, cocaine and ‘party' drug misuse, and is interested in 12-Step facilitation.
Dr Parker’s qualifications include degrees in psychology, medicine and philosophy of mind. He is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and a GMC certified specialist in adult general and addictions psychiatry.