Ebrahim, Irshaad - consultant neuropsychiatrist in sleep disorders


Consultant profiles


Email: Irshaad.Ebrahim@gstt.nhs.uk

Area of expertise: sleep  

  • Biography

    Dr Irshaad Ebrahim obtained his medical degree from the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa. After completing a research fellowship in Canada, he trained in psychiatry at University College London, King's College London and Guy's and St Thomas'. He has postgraduate qualifications in family therapy and neuropharmacology.

  • Specialist interests 

    • Insomnia
    • Narcolepsy
    • Parsomnias including sleepwalking and REM sleep behaviour disorder
  • Research interests

    • Neurobiology and neurochemistry of narcolepsy
    • Novel treatments for insomnia
    • Forensic aspects of sleep medicine