GMC Number: 7447863
Dr Spyridi believes that every breakdown could be seen as the beginning of a breakthrough. In order to achieve this breakthrough though, one should allow all the available sources of support including their own values and strengths, their loved ones help as well as professional advice.
Her aim is to provide mental care tailored to patient’s needs and preferences, based on the latest clinical and research evidence. Dr Spyridi wishes to ensure that medication is prescribed safely only on an if needed basis and non pharmacological treatments are also considered.
Dr Spyridi is a Consultant Psychiatrist with over than 10 years proven experience in Adult Psychiatry, working with a wide variety of Mental Health Conditions including Early Psychosis, Anxiety and Mood related disorders.
Dr Spyridi qualified as a medical doctor in 2000 from Athens Medical School in Greece and continued her postgraduate studies obtaining a master’s degree in Medical Research Technology and a doctorate in Psychiatry concentrated on cognitive impairment in psychosis. Dr Spyridi also received training on Brief Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and CBT. She completed her full training in Psychiatry in 2008 and has worked in several NHS settings in the UK, Greece and Cyprus since then. In 2016 she left the NHS to work as a private Consultant.
Dr Spyridi has special interest in the management of anxiety and depression in working age and highly functioning population.
Her special interests are also the interface between physical and mental health as well as the early identification of typical or atypical psychosis.
Dr Spyridi is fluent in English and Greek and can provide services in either language. Available for consultations daily after 6.30 in the morning.