Dr Hema Ananth is a Consultant Psychiatrist of Halcyon Doctors and specialises in the care of older adults. She established the Westminster Memory Service in 2009 and the Kensington & Chelsea Memory Service in 2011. Dr Ananth has a wealth of experience in the diagnosis and management of cognitive disorders as well as mood disorders and psychosis.
Dr Ananth is interested in medical education and research. She offers courses to GPs focusing on depression, memory loss, psychosis, anxiety disorders, risk assessments and mental capacity. She has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals including the American Journal of Psychiatry and the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine.
Dr Hema Ananth is specialised in different types of cognitive impairment, offering bespoke assessment, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care. Some of the conditions she treats are:
She also has extensive experience conducting mental capacity assessments and other medico-legal work.