Dr Jigna Stott

Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr. Jigna Stott has joined Maudsley Health Abu Dhabi from the UK. She is a Consultant Psychiatrist with dual accreditation in General Adult Mental Health and Older Adult Mental Health. She also holds an endorsement in Liaison Psychiatry.

Dr. Stott graduated from St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2005. She also holds a Masters in Psychiatry, a Postgraduate Degree in General Practice, a Postgraduate Degree in Medical Education, and holds full membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. Dr. Stott completed a dual higher training in General Adult Psychiatry and Old Age Psychiatry. She also obtained accreditation in Liaison Psychiatry.

She has previously worked in both in-patient and community settings. She has worked with a wide range of disorders including:

  • Psychotic disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Medically Unexplained Symptoms
  • Dementia

Dr. Stott has a keen interest in Medical Education. She is the founder of a communication skills teaching program that works with medical students at a number of UK Universities. She has also worked with the Royal College of Psychiatrists to promote mental health and has also led to a research project in conjunction with Health Education England.

In joining Maudsley Health Abu Dhabi she brings her wide-ranging and dynamic skills to the team and aims to raise the profile of Mental Health in the UAE.