Dr Shazia Mungly graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. She completed her internship and worked for over one year as a resident medical doctor in a private clinic in Mauritius. During her community service at Edendale Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, she obtained her diploma in mental health. She also holds a postgraduate diploma in dermatology from Queen Mary University, London. She then completed her specialist training in psychiatry at the University of Cape Town. She is a fellow of the College of Medicine of South Africa and has a Master’s degree in Psychiatry from the University of Cape Town.

She is registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa and the Medical Council of Mauritius as an independent specialist psychiatrist. She is also registered as a general practitioner with the General Medical Council of the United Kingdom.

Her special interests are mood, anxiety, psychotic, trauma stress related disorders and women’s mental health.

She is undergoing training in pain management and has completed three out of six modules for a Certificate in Pain Management by Train Pain Academy, South Africa.

She attended workshops in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Insomnia, Dielectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT Institute of South Africa) and in Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

She is completing a course in Women’s Mental Health with Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

At Monash University, she has also passed the theoretical examinations for Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) . TMS will provide an innovative treatment where other medical treatment for depression has failed.

She is a certified BrainWorking Recursive Therapist (BWRT Level 2) which is an innovative new concept of psychotherapy developed by Terence Watts in the United Kingdom.

She uses a multimodal approach which includes psychotherapy, pharmacotherapy, and electro modulation. Electro modulation includes Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (coming soon) and Intravenous ketamine with a GP anaesthetist.

She believes in individualised, holistic, and evidence-based care to promote healing and personal recovery of a patient in a therapeutic milieu.

Dr. Shazia is fluent in both English and French and provides consultations in both languages.

Dr Shazia est bilingue et livre ses prestations en Anglais comme en Francais



MBChB (Stell)
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa

Diploma in Mental Health, College of Medicine of South Africa

PGDipDerm (QMUL)
Post graduate diploma in Dermatology, Queen Mary University of London

FCPsych (SA)
Fellow of the College of Psychiatrists, College of Medicine of South Africa

MMedPsych (UCT)
Master of Medicine in Psychiatry, University of Cape Town

Professional Registrations

  • Specialist Psychiatrist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa
  • Specialist Psychiatrist with the Medical Council of Mauritius
  • General Medical Practitioner with the General Medical Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of South African Society of Psychiatrists
  • Member of Pain SA, South Africa
  • Member of South African Addiction Society
  • Member of the Brain Working Recursive Therapy

Mrs Zaitoen Geary

Secretary / Receptionist

Zaitoen is the very first contact person. She will arrange your appointments and attend to any administrative matter.




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