Comprehensive Mental Health Assessment & Treatment
Dr. Nikhila Deshpande is a qualified and an internationally experienced Consultant Psychiatrist with the dual specialisation in general adult and old age psychiatry in the GMC specialist register. She is a founding director of Tranquil TMS which is the first centre in the Northwest of England providing rTMS treatment.
Dr. Deshpande is also a senior consultant in the Cheshire and Wirral partnership NHS Foundation Trust. She has completed her postgraduate & higher training in Psychiatry at West midlands’ Training program. She became a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in 2002. She has been dealing with serious mental illnesses over 25 years. Prior to that, she completed her under graduation and postgraduation in psychiatry in Mumbai, India prior coming to the UK in 1998. Her interests include Anxiety disorder, depression, post traumatic disorder, Panic disorders, Obsessive compulsive disorders.
Dr Babu Nayar is a Consultant Psychiatrist with over 20 years’ experience in the diagnosis and treatment of complex mental health disorders. Having completed his Higher Psychiatry Training in the Northwest of England, he has been a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, London, UK since 2002. He is on their Specialist Register with endorsements in General Adult, Old Age and Rehabilitation Psychiatry.
He is currently a Consultant in the NHS, having joined Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust in 2007. He is also Co-director and Senior Consultant at Tranquil TMS in Cheadle, Manchester – a specialist clinic with a particular focus on non-invasive, non-pharmacological treatment of Depression and Anxiety using magnetic pulses. He has a keen interest in Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Memory Disorders and Organic Psychiatry, in particular the complex interplay between physical disorders and mental health presentations.
Conditions We Treat
Generalised Anxiety Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Later Age Depression
Memory Disorders & Dementias
What We Offer
- Comprehensive, quick assessments
- Memory assessments
- Comprehensive report
- Follow up appointments
- Medico legal appointments
- Insurance Companies
- Memory assessments
Assessments will be completed as pre-arranged out-patient or virtual appointments. A full initial assessment usually takes 1-1.5 hours, and will consist of a comprehensive mental health assessment and completion of specific assessment / rating scales for mood, anxiety and cognition as required. It also includes a review of medical history, records and preparation of a full report or letter to GP with a detailed treatment plan.
- Psychology (Signposting if indicated)
Once a diagnosis is made, treatment options will be discussed and finalised in collaboration with the patient with the aim of reducing symptoms and improving the person’s quality of life.
Our fees for a detailed initial assessment is £300.
Follow-up assessments will be charged at £150 per appointment.