Dr Ricardo Peralta
Dr. Ricardo Peralta trained in El Salvador. He has been a practising psychiatrist in Australia since 2007.
Dr Peralta completed advanced training in adolescent psychiatry and has a special interest in youth psychiatry, as well as general adult psychosis, depression and bipolar disorder.
Dr Peralta is committed to developing a broad private psychiatric practice on the Mornington Peninsula and in Patterson Lakes, with minimal waiting times maintained with regular consulting offered from local OPTIMIND rooms. He also supports both outpatient and inpatient psychiatric services at Beleura Private Hospital.
Dr Peralta also accepts referrals for patients who require a management plan and is keen to work with general practitioners to provide further reviews as needed.
AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST & EXPERTISE:
- Specialising in Youths aged 14 and above
- Complicated Affective disorders – Depression, Bipolar
- Severe Anxiety disorders
- Schizophrenia & other psychotic disorders
- Psychotherapeutic & pharmacological management
- Grief and bereavement
- Personality Disorders