Dr Alfred White
First Visit
From £170

DR ALFRED WHITE

MD FRCPsych LRCP MRCS MB BS DPM
Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist

map markerBirmingham

My wife and I are budding entrepreneurs - we have an art gallery featuring designer jewellery and furniture situated in the Jewellery Quarter. My 3 children and 7 grandchildren also keep me busy!

MEDSTARS SAYS

Alfred is a thoroughly wise, compassionate and experienced pair of hands with decades of experience. At his Birmingham clinic, he is an expert in disentangling complex psychiatric problems with empathy- particularly where physical and mental illness overlap.

GP referral letter required
REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 1448896

EXPERTISE

Brain Injury

Neuropsychiatry

Occupational Health

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Liaison Psychiatry

INTERESTS

Burns Victims

Depression

Medical Negligence

Psychosomatic Medicine

Trauma

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TESTIMONIALS


"Easy to open up to"

"Very thorough and easy to open up to. I would definitely recommend Alf."

Stuart, Birmingham

Jan 2018


17 PORTLAND ROAD

EDUCATION

Guy's Hospital Medical School 1967

King's College Hospital Medical School 1970

University of Birmingham 1981

LANGUAGES

English

I have been an NHS Consultant Psychiatrist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital / Mental health unit in Birmingham since 1978 and in addition to general psychiatry, I have expertise in the psychiatry of physical disorders, eating disorders, trauma, brain injury, occupational health, and medico legal matters. As a Liaison Psychiatrist, I have specialist interests and expertise in the psychological factors associated with the following physical conditions: cardiac conditions; eating disorders; gastrointestinal disorders; gynaecological disorders; musculoskeletal conditions; neurological disorders; oncology; pain management; psychophysiological disorders; physical disability and rheumatological conditions. My Doctorate research included a study of the psychological effects of accidental trauma. As a result, I have become an expert in this field and my interest is sought in the effects of trauma and additionally on cases of medical negligence. I received the Edgbaston Proprietary Prize in 1958 and the White Prize in Psychological Medicine from Kings College Hospital in 1969. Additionally, I looked after the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit as a Neuropsychiatrist for over 10 years and in this time co-founded the Neuropsychiatric Association. I am also a Human Tissue Authority assessor. I have chaired various trusts and clubs, and I'm currently a Committee Member of the Birmingham Medical Institute and The Royal Society of Medicine. I am also a Royal College of Psychiatrists Examiner. Over the years I have taken up both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching roles and I am proud to have published over 50 articles, editorials and journals on a wide range of topics ranging from Capgras and De Cerambault Syndrome to Attitudes of Doctors in the Event of Them Becoming Mentally Ill.

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • BUPA

Birmingham Medical Institute

Royal College of Psychiatrists

Royal Society of Medicine

Birmingham Medico Legal Society

  • Areas covered: Trauma, Brain Injury, Employment, Medical Negligence, PTSD
  • Hourly Rate: £200
  • Daily Rate: £485

17 PORTLAND ROAD

REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 1448896

EXPERTISE

Brain Injury

Neuropsychiatry

Occupational Health

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Liaison Psychiatry

INTERESTS

Burns Victims

Depression

Medical Negligence

Psychosomatic Medicine

Trauma

ABOUT
EDUCATION

Guy's Hospital Medical School 1967

King's College Hospital Medical School 1970

University of Birmingham 1981

LANGUAGES

English

I have been an NHS Consultant Psychiatrist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital / Mental health unit in Birmingham since 1978 and in addition to general psychiatry, I have expertise in the psychiatry of physical disorders, eating disorders, trauma, brain injury, occupational health, and medico legal matters. As a Liaison Psychiatrist, I have specialist interests and expertise in the psychological factors associated with the following physical conditions: cardiac conditions; eating disorders; gastrointestinal disorders; gynaecological disorders; musculoskeletal conditions; neurological disorders; oncology; pain management; psychophysiological disorders; physical disability and rheumatological conditions. My Doctorate research included a study of the psychological effects of accidental trauma. As a result, I have become an expert in this field and my interest is sought in the effects of trauma and additionally on cases of medical negligence. I received the Edgbaston Proprietary Prize in 1958 and the White Prize in Psychological Medicine from Kings College Hospital in 1969. Additionally, I looked after the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit as a Neuropsychiatrist for over 10 years and in this time co-founded the Neuropsychiatric Association. I am also a Human Tissue Authority assessor. I have chaired various trusts and clubs, and I'm currently a Committee Member of the Birmingham Medical Institute and The Royal Society of Medicine. I am also a Royal College of Psychiatrists Examiner. Over the years I have taken up both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching roles and I am proud to have published over 50 articles, editorials and journals on a wide range of topics ranging from Capgras and De Cerambault Syndrome to Attitudes of Doctors in the Event of Them Becoming Mentally Ill.

INSURERS

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • BUPA
PROFESSIONAL BODIES

Birmingham Medical Institute

Royal College of Psychiatrists

Royal Society of Medicine

Birmingham Medico Legal Society

MEDICO-LEGAL
  • Areas covered: Trauma, Brain Injury, Employment, Medical Negligence, PTSD
  • Hourly Rate: £200
  • Daily Rate: £485
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TESTIMONIALS


"Easy to open up to"

"Very thorough and easy to open up to. I would definitely recommend Alf."

Stuart, Birmingham

Jan 2018