Dr. Naresh Kumar Buttan

Livewell Southwest, Plymouth

Dr. Naresh K. Buttan is a Consultant Psychiatrist in General Adult Psychiatrist with vast experience over last 17 years of working in various countries and settings. He is currently employed in NHS funded organisation in Plymouth and also practices privately at Harley Street and Nuffield Health Plymouth Hospital.

He also does provide medico-legal reports for various
organisations and judicial system as an Expert Witness. He is a trained medical appraiser and sits in couple of college committees. His educational interests bring him the honour of holding Training Programme Director for Psychiatry trainees in Peninsula PGME (Deanery) and Undergraduate Psychiatry Lead for Plymouth Medical and Dental Schools. He is attached with Plymouth University. He has written articles for public awareness and spoken at various conferences and forums. His special interests are in Transcultural Psychiatry, Impact of
Migration and Trauma on Mental Health, Psychoneuroimmunology and Psychopharmacology.

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Interface between Psychiatry and Neurology

This presentation aims to highlight the overview of the link between ‘Brain & Mind’ and how conditions affecting one can affect the other. Few examples of epilepsy and psychosis, Parkinson’s disease and OCD and depression, OCD & Psychosis, delirium, stroke & depression and other neurological disorders with behavioural manifestations are discussed. This is not an in depth- analysis or any research paper, just revising the existing knowledge and sharing the experiences.


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    Martin Knight MD FRCS MBBS
    The Spinal Foundation

    Cluneal Nerve Diagnosis and a Radiofrequency Treatment Protocol

  • Rosanne Tyas: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Rosanne Tyas
    Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability

    Emotional Support and Adaption: Considering emotional aspects of music therapy with people with a neuro-disability.

  • Dr Martine Stoffels: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Martine Stoffels
    Priory Brain Injury Services & Phoenix Mental Health Services

    r-TMS in neuropsychiatric conditions.

  • Dr Nicholas Silver: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Nicholas Silver
    The Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool; The Brain Charity

    More than just a headache, more than just prescribing drugs

  • Ms Kayleigh Wain: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Ms Kayleigh Wain
    Priory Healthcare

    Communication and Swallowing Disorders common in Acquired Brain Injury