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Ruth Whitby



General Medicine, Paediatric Medicine

Special Interests

Stress related medicine, Women?s health, Paediatrics and General medicine.


Dr Whitby trained at Kings college Hospital in London qualifying in 1989 and entered General Practice in 1992. She has worked both in the UK and abroad; she spent 5 years in Japan where she became the first foreign national to be awarded a Japanese Medical License. In Tokyo, Ruth worked as a GP to the ex-pat community and developed her interest in stress-related disorders.

Dr Whitby has been a GP in the local community for 15 years and works here in St John's Wood and in Wimpole Street in central London. Her special interests include stress related medicine, working closely with Professor Tanya Byron, women's health, paediatrics and general medicine.

Ruth is married with 2 children.

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