Dr Ricardo Peralta

Dr Ricardo Peralta

MD, MBBS, FRANZCP

Dr Ricardo Peralta has been a practising psychiatrist in Australia since 2007. He has advanced training and a special interest in youth psychiatry, as well as general adult psychosis, depression and bipolar disorder.

Beleura Private Hospital

Psychiatry

135 Mount Eliza Way
MOUNT ELIZA
VIC
3930

Profile

Training in El Salvador, Dr Ricardo Peralta has been a practising psychiatrist in Australia since 2007. He has advanced training and a special interest in youth psychiatry, as well as general adult psychosis, depression and bipolar disorder. Dr Peralta also supports both outpatient and inpatient psychiatric services at Beleura Private Hospital.

Ricardo also accepts referrals for patients who require a management plan and is keen to work with general practitioners to provide further reviews as needed, providing expertise in 291 and 293 assessments.

Professional Qualifications:

  • Graduated Doctor in Medicine from ‘Dr Jose Matias Delgado’ University in 2003
  • Doctor in Psychiatry from El Salvador National Psychiatric Hospital ISSS 
  • Did further advanced training in adolescent psychiatry at Orygen Youth
  • Health, Melbourne, Australia and YEPP (Youth Early Psychosis Program) Melbourne Health 
  • Attained fellowship of RANZCP in 2011 
  • Staff Specialist with Melbourne Health (Northern Hospital) 2011 – 2013 and Lead Consultant South Team 2015

Professional areas of interest include:

  • Specialising in Youths aged 14 and above
  • Complicated Affective disorders – Depression, Bipolar
  • Severe Anxiety disorders
  • Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders
  • Psychotherapeutic and pharmacological management
  • Grief and bereavement
Special Interests
Specialising in Youths aged 14 and above
Complicated Affective disorders – Depression, Bipolar Severe Anxiety disorders
Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders
Psychotherapeutic and pharmacological management
Grief and bereavement