Dr Matthew Cahill  

Dr Matthew Cahill

MBBS, MRCPsych, DipPsychMed

Consultant Psychiatrist

Psychiatry
Matthew Cahill Consulting Ltd
Alex House
260-268 Chapel St
Salford
MANCHESTER
M3 5JZ
I am a Consultant Psychiatrist with a breadth and depth of experience in clinical practice, medical reporting and medicolegal work.

I have over 15 year’s experience assessing and treating patients with a full range of general adult mental health problems, including mood disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders and other anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorders, psychotic disorders, eating disorders and personality disorders.

In addition to general adult psychiatry, I have specialist expertise in eating disorders. am the clinical lead for the Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Eating Disorder Service. I am the responsible clinician in a regional specialist eating disorder unit, and three community outpatient teams throughout the Trust’s footprint.

I am the Chair of the Clinical Network Meeting, a member of the North West MARSIPAN (Management of Really Sick Patients with Anorexia Nervosa), and an elected member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Faculty of Eating Disorders Executive Board.

I have completed the Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Diploma.

My areas of expertise include:

Adult psychiatry, including: • Accident • Anxiety disorders • Bereavement and grief • Chronic pain • Capacity • Depression • Eating disorders • Fitness to plead • Liaison psychiatry • Medical negligence • Mental disorder • Military and armed forces.

Mood disorders • Occupational • Paranoia • Personality disorders • Post-traumatic stress disorders • Psychotic disorders • Road traffic accidents • Schizophrenia • Self-esteem • Self-injury • Somatisation & conversion disorders • Stress disorders • Testamentary capacity • Trauma.

 

Additional Information:

Regional Limits:

Yes
No

Expert Witness Work:

Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes

 

Expert Witness Activity:

70%
20%
10%
2

30

Lawyer Consultation:

No