Tina Malan (ID*) Dr.

English, Afrikaans

Core competencies

  • Adult psychiatric conditions including, but not limited to depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, stress disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Mental health problems with medical conditions e.g. chronic pain, cancer and neurological conditions
  • Burnout in the workplace
  • Women’s mental health problems e.g. infertility, during and after pregnancy
  • Integrative psychiatry - safely integrating traditional, natural and nutritional medicine with conventional western medicine 


South Africa
Dr. Tina is a South African trained psychiatrist, specialising in British and American models. Prior to moving to the UAE she worked in the field of psychiatry for almost 10 years, including some time in Australia. She has also worked in other fields of medicine, including general practice, oncology and nutritional medicine, which has provided her with a holistic approach to her patients.

Dr. Tina obtained a Psychiatry Master’s Degree at the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town, South Africa as well a Fellowship Degree with the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa. She has also been involved with pharmaceutical clinical trials and has a postgraduate diploma in Health Research Ethics.

Dr Tina is comfortable managing many different adult mental health conditions in a biopsychosocial manner by thorough assessment and personalising management for each patient. As a Western female expatriate in Dubai, she has a full understanding of the adjustment and other mental health issues around living in a foreign country.


Masters degree in Psychiatry, South African Board certified
*Independent Doctors(ID): Defined as individuals not employed by Mediclinic Middle East who are granted the privilege to treat patient at MCME facilities, in either inpatient or outpatient settings, as applicable.


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