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Dr Wimaladharma Ranasinghe - Clinical Director of Mental Health Services


  • Addictive Disorders
  • Anxiety Spectrum Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Complex Trauma
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobic Spectrum
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychosis
  • Psychotherapy
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Youth and Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr Wimaladharma Ranasinghe is a General Adult Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist who joined the team at Brisbane Waters Private Hospital 6 years ago. He is the Clinical Director of the Mental Health Unit at Brisbane Waters Private and works in the public sector in CAMHS.

Dr Ranasinghe is Australian trained and has worked across a variety of settings including tertiary hospitals and regional and rural areas across NSW, including locally at both Wyong and Gosford hospitals. Dr Ranasinghe worked in rural NSW (Dubbo) for many years in a multitude of settings.

Dr Ranasinghe’s areas of interest include:

  • Anxiety Spectrum Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Acute and chronic psychotic illness including first episode psychosis
  • Youth mental health issues
  • DVA
  • Workers Compensation
  • ADHD
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Dr Ranasinghe also has experience in delivering and supervising Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS).

Dr Ranasinghe is keen to see patients with personality disorders and anxiety spectrum disorders and is trained in psychotherapy including:

  • Long term psychodynamic psychotherapy
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Motivational enhancement therapy

Dr Ranasinghe is pleased to accept referrals for inpatients immediately and has capacity to see outpatients.

MBBS , MD (Psych) , Cert. Psychotherapy Psych. , FRANZCP
Consulting Rooms

Brisbane Waters Private Hospital Level 2/ 21 Vidler Ave Woy Woy NSW 2256

Phone: 02 4343 0265
Fax: 02 4342 7164
Email: [email protected]

For Urgent Intake Assessment please contact 1800 814 226