Dr Shashank Chattree

Consultant Psychiatrist - Adult

The Priory Hospital Preston (staff)

Rosemary Lane

Location telephone: 01772 691 122

Location email: preston@priorygroup.com

Secretary name: Judith Fielding

Consultant telephone: 01772 691122

Consultant email: preston@priorygroup.com

Dr Shashank Chattree


Consultant psychiatrist and Medical director

Recent appointments

Consultant psychiatrist in general adult psychiatry. Lancashire Care NHS Trust (Royal Blackburn Hospital). Appointed in 1983. Dr Chattree has 25 years experience as a consultant in psychiatry in the UK from the NHS and independent sector. Currently full time Medical director and consultant psychiatrist at the Priory Hospital Preston

Previous appointments

1980-1983 Senior registrar in psychiatry. South Glamorgan & Mid Glamorgan Health Authorities


MBBS Rajasthan University, India 1973
DPM - 1978 London
MRCPsych - June 1997
Elected as Fellow of Royal College of Psychiatrists - 2002

Research and publications

Dr Chattree has been involved in several clinical trials of compounds developed for management of depression, psychosis and anxiety disorders

Outpatient clinics

The Priory Hospital Preston, Beardwood Hospital, Blackburn and Britannia House, The Sidings, Whalley.

Dr Shashank Chattree is a consultant psychiatrist at The Priory Hospital Preston. In 2008 Dr Chattree was appointed Medical Director of the Hospital, he has over 25 years experience as a consultant within the NHS and independent sector. Dr Chattree has a special interest in eating disorders and is the Lead Consultant for the Eating Disorder Unit, he also has a special interest in PTSD.