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Dr Victor Aziz

Dr Aziz is a consultant psychiatrist specialising in older adults’ mental health. He qualified as a doctor from Alexandria University Medical School, Egypt in 1990. He undertook training in psychiatry in Alexandria Egypt before training in the UK in 1994. Dr Aziz was trained in Dartford where the local rotations link with Guys and St Thomas’s and Maudsley Hospital rotations. Dr Aziz took his higher training is South Wales as part of Wales Deanery rotation in both old age and general adult psychiatry before being appointed as a consultant psychiatrist.

Dr Aziz has been appointed as a consultant psychiatrist in Cwm Taf University health board since 2006. He was appointed as honorary senior lecturer with Cardiff University Medical School and was responsible for Cwm Taf Undergraduate Department. He has a doctorate degree in psychiatry and a degree in medical education.

Dr Aziz was elected as chair of the Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry, Royal College of Psychiatrists-Welsh Division in 2013 and as the Wales Deanery School of Psychiatry Quality Lead in 2016. He also sits on the Welsh Government Speciality Advisory Committee-Old Age and on the Education Training Committee of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. His work both in the College, Medical Education field and with the Wales Government has helped push the quality of patients’ care forward.

Expertise

Victor is specialised in the diagnosis and treatment of older adults (aged over 50) with a wide range of conditions including:

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Affective Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Vascular dementia
  • Lewy body dementia
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Capacity Assessment
  • Medico-legal work

Assessment and Treatment

Victor provides thorough diagnostic assessments, treatment and ongoing reviews. He aims to see you within a matter of days from referral and can see you at your home or at our consulting rooms.

Appointment prices

Initial assessment of 90 minutes incl. report, priced at £450.

Comprehensive diagnostic & capacity assessment of 120 minutes incl. report, priced at £750.

Optional follow-ups at £300 for 60 minutes, and £200 for 30 minutes.

Home visit supplements starting from £100.