I aim to offer person-centred care, which involves a comprehensive assessment of your needs and provision of detailed information to help you to choose the best-suited treatment options available to you.
Dr Kaleem Baig
Dr Baig joined Priory Hospital Southampton as consultant psychiatrist in 2015. His clinical work involves both inpatient and outpatient care, and he is recognised by major private insurance providers. Dr Baig is also medical director for the hospital and is actively involved in establishing systems and processes to ensure delivery of high-quality care. He is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management.
Following completion of his medical degree in Pakistan, Dr Baig completed his psychiatric training in London with Guy’s and Maudsley Psychiatric Training Scheme. He is on the specialist register of the General Medical Council for General Psychiatry with additional expertise in liaison psychiatry (mental health problems in the context of medical illness). Before moving to Priory, he worked for Dorset Healthcare where he had consultant responsibility for an inpatient unit and home treatment team. His areas of special interest include affective and anxiety disorders, eating disorders, stress and work-related problems and issues at the interface of physical and mental health. Dr Baig has been an accredited clinical and educational supervisor for doctors specialising in psychiatry and also works as an associate with the General Medical Council.
Dr Baig’s key research interests are medical ethics and healthcare law. He has published on community treatment orders and has been involved in research on eating disorders.
Clinical Articles and Research Papers
- Increased use of antipsychotic long-acting injections with community treatment orders
- Naturalistic outcomes of community treatment orders: antipsychotic long-acting injections versus oral medication
- Sanity & The City, Part 3: Relationships at work
- Schools 'should teach kids about dangers of binge drinking'
- Adjustment Disorder
- Anger Management
- Anorexia Nervosa
- Binge Eating Disorder (BED)
- Bipolar Disorder
- Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
- Bulimia Nervosa
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
- Drug Induced Psychosis
- Eating Disorders
- Gender Dysphoria
- Ketamine Addiction
- Medically Unexplained Symptoms (MUS)
- Mental Health Treatment
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Other Specified Feeding or Eating Disorders (OSFED)
- Perinatal Depression
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
- Treatment Resistant Depression
- Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
- Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych)