Dr Amir Shameli

Specialist Details

Country : Australia
Location : Sydney
Languages : English
Gender : Male


Medical Doctorate (MD)
MSc Clinical Neuropsychiatry

Specialises in:

Adult and Acute Psychiatry
Mood Disorders
Psychotic Disorders
Anxiety Disorders



Dr Amir Shameli is a Consultant in General Adult Psychiatry. Having done his specialist psychiatry training in the world-class Oxford training scheme in England, he holds specialist qualifications in both United Kingdom and Australia, and has worked in both countries as a Consultant Psychiatrist.

Dr Shameli’s Specialist qualifications include Fellowship of The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP), Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, London (MRCPsych), Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in General Adult Psychiatry, UK and Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical Neuropsychiatry, UK. He completed his general medical training and obtained Doctorate of Medicine (MD) in Iran.

His main area of interest are mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar affective disorder), anxiety disorders (including generalised anxiety, social anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder) and psychoses.

In addition to Adult Psychiatry which is his main area of expertise, he has experience in old-age psychiatry, psychotherapy, forensic psychiatry, child & adolescent psychiatry and addictions.

Dr Shameli is passionate about high quality patient care and evidence- based practice (use of best available and most up to date research evidence). His professionalism and respect for patients and colleagues has been consistently noted by others throughout his career.

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