Dr. Shaju George

Specialist Psychiatrist

Specialty: Psychiatry

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah

Dr. Shaju George has completed his Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery from Calicut University, India

Dr. Shaju is a Specialist Psychiatrist with 18 years of clinical experience in Psychiatry. He obtained his Specialisations in Psychiatry from prestigious medical colleges in India. He is experienced in offering both outpatient and inpatient services for behaviorally ill clients.

In addition to his MD from India, he is a specialist Aero medical examiner in Aviation psychiatry with certification from Flying medicine, UK and accreditation from GCAA, UAE. He is a fellow in Indian Psychiatric society. He is associated with various corporate like Emirates airlines, RTA, Arabtec, Dulsco, Empost, AL Naboodha, AL Ghurair to cater their mental health needs.

Some areas of his special interest are Mood disorders especially Depression, Anxiety disorders like Panic disorder, Stress related issues, Sleep problems, OCD, Psychotic disorders, Sexual problems, Women and Child mental health issues.

Other Services offered are

  • Pharmacological management

  • CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy)

  • ERP (Exposure and Response Prevention)

  • Psychotherapy, Hypnosis, Aversion Therapy, ECT (Electro Convulsive Therapy)

  • OCD (Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder)

  • Deaddiction

  • Child Guidance

  • Family, Marital & Couple Counselling

  • Suicide Prevention

He was instrumental in conceptualizing and implementing school health program - CARE (Child & Adolescent Resource Enhancement) and also a post graduate course in psychiatry during his previous tenure at Cochin in India. He is a regular speaker at various national and international professional and public fora. He regularly conducts workshops on various topics related to mental health. He is very active in mass media communication programs on mental health including, print media, radio & T.V channels and social networks. He is the founder of first ever social network group for mental health professionals in UAE- ‘Beautiful Minds’.

Membership & Affiliations:

  • Fellow, Indian Psychiatric Society: FIPS

  • Aeromedical examiner: GCAA,General Civil Aviation Authority


Practice Locations

NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah

Al Zahra St., Near Clock Tower, Al Musalla, P.O. Box: 3499, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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