Please note that there is a prescription charge of £30.00 for standard and £75.00 for controlled drug prescriptions which needs to be paid for in advance.

There are different types of medication for different problems and we suggest you read carefully the patient information leaflet which accompanies your medication in the box for details of any specific side-effects.

Dr Pereira will already have advised you whether you can drive machinery on your medication, when it should be taken and for how long.

A useful resource for medication can be found here:-

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Dr Stephen Pereira

MD, FRCPsych, DPM, Msc, MBBS

Consultant Psychiatrist and CBT Specialist

Dr Pereira helps patients to meaningfully understand, make peace, develop insight and let go of the past – to be precise, clear, connected, resourceful, calm and engaged with the present, in order to release mental space, energy and contentment for the future.

About Dr Pereira

Established private practice
in the City of London
since 1993

Professional Memberships

  • Royal Collage of Physicians
  • Independent Doctors Federation
  • British Medical Association
  • National Association of Psychiatric Intensive Care Units

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  • WPA
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