Dr Alex Pilsky


Title: Dr – Psychiatrist

Qualifications: MBBS; FRANZCP; M Psychiatry, Cert Forensic Psychiatry, Cert Assessor Permanent Impairment

Special Interests: General adult psychiatry including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychosis, addictions and medical – legal reports.

Dr Pilsky obtained his medical degree from Monash University in Melbourne in 1998. He completed psychiatry training in Sydney in 2006 obtaining advanced qualifications in general adult and forensic psychiatry and Masters in Psychiatry from the University of Sydney. In 2008 whilst working in Prince of Wales hospital Dr Pilsky was appointed Conjoint Lecturer in Psychiatry at the University of New South Wales.

Dr Pilsky has a broad range of clinical interests in general psychiatry and specialises in assessment and management of adolescents, adults and families. He maintains a prolific private practice in Kogarah and Caringbah. Dr Pilsky regularly admits patients to Wesley Hospital Kogarah, the only private psychiatric facility in the south of Sydney. In 2008 he was appointed a Medical Director of Wesley Hospital Kogarah. Dr Pilsky has lectured amongst general practitioners in the area of treatment of mood disorders and perinatal psychiatry. He regularly participates in continuing medical education and is passionate about improving patient outcomes via supporting general practitioners and other health professionals.

Dr Pilsky believes in closely collaborating with patients and their next of kin to achieve best results via the most appropriate combination of evidence based treatments including empathic listening, medication, individual and group therapy.

Availability:
Mon 9:30am – 6:00pm/ Wed 9:30am – 6:00pm/Thurs 9:30am – 1:30pm

Location:
20 English Street, Kogarah

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Client Age Group:
Late adolescent to older age

One or more persons:
Individual and Family

Language other than English:
Russian

Gender:
Male