Dr Sandoval de Alba

Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist

What can Sandoval help with?
  • Schizophrenic disorders
  • ADHD assessment & treatment
  • Drug induced psychosis and people at risk for psychosis
  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Stress and burnout
  • Panic attacks
  • Sleep disorders
  • OCD
  • Supportive psychotherapy
  • Anger management and impulsivity issues
  • Adjustment disorders

MBBS, Specialist in Psychiatry, FRANZCP, Grad Cert TFP

Sandoval is a Latin-American psychiatrist with 14 years of clinical experience as a consultant. In 2008 he completed his medical degree and specialist psychiatry training in two major university hospitals in Mexico which were recognised by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).

Sandoval also undertook additional training in psychodynamic psychotherapy and completed a long personal analysis with an International Psychoanalytical Association training analyst. After three years of working in the private sector in Guadalajara city, Mexico, he moved to Auckland, New Zealand in 2011, where he completed 6.5 years consulting in an adult community team.

In 2018 he moved to Melbourne, Australia, consulting for 2.5 years in an acute inpatient unit. More recently, he has consulted across a variety of inpatient and community public mental health services in Tasmania, Queensland, and Western Australia.

Sandoval promotes a friendly, safe and supportive therapeutic environment aiming to deliver sustainable and tailored treatment plans that match the person’s needs and preferences.

Sandoval enjoys watching movies, going for long walks with his big Labrador retriever and learning from different people and communities across Australia.

Sandoval sees people 16 years and over.