Dr. Naicker is a passionate psychiatrist with a deep commitment to providing evidence-based, empathetic, and holistic care.Her extensive educational background and dedication to her patients make her a trusted name in the field of psychiatry.

Specialist Psychiatrist


Education & Training

Dr. Dennilee Naicker completed her undergraduate training, earning her MBChB degree from Walter Sisulu University. Her passion for psychiatry led her to pursue postgraduate studies, where she achieved a Master of Medicine in Psychiatry from the esteemed University of Pretoria. Her commitment to excellence didn't stop there, as she further honed her skills by attaining Fellowship status with the College of Psychiatrists South Africa.



Dedicated to Your Well-being.

Dr. Naicker's dedication to her patients' well-being is evident in her tireless efforts to provide the best care possible. She goes the extra mile to ensure that her patients feel supported throughout their treatment journey. Whether it's managing psychiatric conditions, offering therapy, or providing guidance on lifestyle changes, Dr. Naicker is fully committed to your mental health.

Holistic Approach to Mental Health Care.

Dr. Naicker believes in a holistic approach to mental health care. She understands that mental well-being is intricately connected to physical health, lifestyle, and social factors. Her treatment plans take into account the full spectrum of your life, addressing not only the symptoms but also the underlying causes of mental health challenges.

Evidence-Based Practice.

Dr. Naicker is a firm believer in the importance of evidence-based psychiatry. She stays up-to-date with the latest research and treatment modalities to ensure that her patients receive the most effective care possible. Her commitment to evidence-based practice means that you can trust her recommendations and treatment plans.

Empathetic and Compassionate Care.

Beyond her impressive qualifications, Dr. Naicker is known for her unwavering empathy and compassion. She understands that mental health challenges can be incredibly difficult, and she takes the time to listen and understand her patients' unique experiences. Her approach is centered on building a strong doctor-patient relationship built on trust and understanding.



Psychiatric Evaluation

Thorough assessment of patients' mental health, including diagnostic interviews, to create personalized treatment plans. This includes medicolegal assessments and reports.

Medication Management

Prescribing and monitoring psychiatric medications, with a focus on efficacy and minimal side effects.


Providing evidence-based psychotherapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and supportive counseling.

Crisis Intervention

Offering timely support and intervention during mental health crises to ensure patient safety and stability.

Lifestyle and Wellness Guidance

Recommending lifestyle changes, stress management techniques, and strategies for improved overall well-being.

Telepsychiatry Services

Providing convenient and confidential virtual appointments for patients who prefer remote access to care.

Collaborative Care

Coordinating with other healthcare providers and specialists to ensure holistic treatment for patients with complex medical and psychiatric needs.



Dr. Dennilee Naicker's psychiatric practice is dedicated to helping individuals achieve mental wellness through a combination of evidence-based treatments, compassionate care, and a holistic approach. Whether you are seeking support for yourself or a loved one, you can trust Dr. Naicker to provide comprehensive and personalized psychiatric services tailored to your unique needs.

Specialist Psychiatrist

  • Dr. Naicker specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of a wide range of psychiatric conditions, including but not limited to:
    • Depressive Disorders
    • Anxiety Disorders
    • Bipolar and other related Disorders
    • Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    • Personality Disorders
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    • Substance Use Disorders
    • Neurocognitive disorders
    • Neurodevelopmental disorder such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

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