Dr Eldred has been an NHS Consultant since 2008, and has experience of Medico-legal reporting over the past 12 years. He has GMC specialist accreditation in adult psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. He has built a widely respected clinical career, primarily in acute mental health care (Inpatient, Crisis and Home Treatment services), treating a broad range of conditions including trauma, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, addictions and psychosis, in addition to PTSD and asylum issues.
Dr Eldred has been involved in NHS leadership and service development in the South West since 2012. He was Clinical Director for Bristol for 5 years, and currently holds both clinical and leadership NHS contracts. He is recognised for developing care pathways, multi-agency partnership working, and for improving clinical governance. He has experience leading investigations into care delivery failings, and serious incidents including suicides. Dr Eldred was awarded the NHS Leadership Academy Award for Executive Healthcare Leadership in 2017.
Dr Eldred is based in the South West and can usually offer a local appointment within three weeks, aiming to complete reports within two to three weeks of the appointment. He is happy to travel to see adults in a range of locations across the UK, and prides himself on a flexible approach to meet the client’s needs.