Shepparton Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Shepparton Private Hospital specialist Vijay Raj

Dr Vijay Raj

BMedSci, MBBS(Hons), FRANZCP, Cert. Child Adol. Psych

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr Vijay Raj is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and a certified child and adolescent psychiatrist. He provides private specialist support at Shepparton Private Hospital. He also works at Goulburn Valley Health as a psychiatrist in both in-patient and out-patient services.

He is especially interested in the assessment and management of older teenagers and young adults for a wide variety of psychiatric conditions, including mood disorders, psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, emerging personality disorders, autism spectrum disorder and ADHD. Whilst he uses multiple tools, including medications and brain stimulation therapies to promote care and recovery, he maintains a strong psychotherapeutic leaning and focus in his approach to understanding and treating patients.

- Anxiety Disorders, including Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. - Autism Spectrum Disorders and ADHD. - Eating Disorders, including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia - Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder. - Emerging Personality Disorders, including Borderline Personality Disorder. - Mood Disorders, including Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Disorders. - Psychotic Disorders, including Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder. - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.