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Mill Hill, London

Our Team

Dr. Sharon Taylor

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr Taylor is an enthusiastic therapist and educator and has been employed as a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist within the NHS since 2005 working across the range of child mental health problems. Her NHS practice is at St Mary’s Hospital, London, working at the interface between paediatrics and child mental health. Prior to becoming a child psychiatrist, Sharon completed qualifications in paediatrics.

Over the years Dr Taylor has also completed training in family therapy at the Tavistock Clinic and post graduate training in education, she has developed special interests in anxiety disorder including obsessive compulsive disorder, somatisation disorders (children expressing their distress through bodily symptoms e.g. recurrent abdominal pain), autistic spectrum disorders, children coping with the distress of physical health problems such as allergies and asthma and difficulties of early childhood.

Dr Taylor is also actively involved in training both medical students and postgraduate training in the specialist field of child psychiatry.

Additionally, Dr Taylor has authored over 20 publications, including 4 books, chapters and papers in peer-reviewed journals in the field of paediatrics and child psychiatry.

In 2015 Dr Taylor was elected Vice-chair for Paediatric liaison network of RCPsych:(international group supporting NHS liaison child psychiatrists.

Current appointments

Since 2005 – Consultant in Paediatric Liaison in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, St Mary’s Hospital and Honorary Clinical Lecturer Imperial College London.
Since 2010 – Joint Trainee Programme Director St Mary’s higher trainees in Adolescent and Child Psychiatry & Educational supervisor to higher trainees.

Since 2013 Personal tutor for 30 medical students at Imperial College School of Medicine

Honorary senior Lecturer Imperial college school of medicine

  • 2020-2021 Training in EMDR
  • 2019   Awarded 1st prize for Poster presentation at 18th International conference of ESCAP (out of 120 presentations) on Autoimmune encephalitis mental health management. 
  • 2016   Awarded together with Medical student parent Nell Freeman ‘Project of the Year’ at Imperial College Union Awards for in the words of ICSM ‘ground-breaking initiative that provides practical information & peer support for medics who balance their studies with parenting has been voted by students to be project of the year”.
  • 2016 Elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatry FRCPsych. Awarded as a mark of distinction and recognition of contributions to psychiatry.
  • 2015 Awarded President’s medal for outstanding contribution to Pastoral Care 2015 at Imperial College London
  • 2014 NHS teaching excellence award: Personal Tutor Award 2014
  • 2010 Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Systemic Theory–Distinction (Tavistock)
  • 2007 Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (ref no: 28240)
  • 2005 GMC Specialist Registration for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Number: 3664258
  • 2004 CASLAT (Certificate of Advanced Study in Learning and Teaching) – an accredited, modular postgraduate qualification at Imperial College.
  • 2001    Mental Health Act Section 12 approval. Renewal 2014
  • 2000 – MRCPsych now FRCPsych
  • 1996 – MRCP (Lon)
  • 1992 – MBBS
  • 1989 – BSc (Hons) in Psychology – Class 2.1

Our Consultants

Mr. Eyal Schechter

ENT Surgeon

Dr. Muzafar Hawramy

MBChB, MRCPsych, MSc Clinical Neurology, FHEA

Dr. Kevin Lotzof

Interventional Radiologist

Professor Dinos Missouris

Principal Consultant Cardiologist

Mr. Jonathan Larholt

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon

Dr. Wolfgang Muller

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr. Alessandro Giardini


Dr. Jonathan Ornstein


Dr. Sharon Taylor

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Robert Tobiansky

Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist

Dr. Gabrielle Highman

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Pawel Bogucki

Consultant Dermatologist, GMC: 6106138

Dr. Rami Wakim

Fertility Specialist

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Dr. Mohammad Alam

Consultant Paediatrician and Neonatologist

Dr. Olga Kapellou


Consultant Paediatrician & Neonatologist

Specialises in
Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine, newborn expert