Psychiatry/Mental Health​

The section of psychiatry believes in providing safe and comprehensive care to our patients ensuring the highest quality of patient care and safety. ​
  • An Inpatient consultation-liaison psychiatry service.
  • Diagnosis and management of acute and chronic mental health disorders.
  • A multidisciplinary approach to ensure excellent patient care and patient safety​.
  • ​Daily psychiatry outpatient clinic managing a variety of mental health disorders including, but not limited to, anxiety and mood disorders, dementia and psychoses​​. 
To book an appointment, please click HERE​
Telephone contact: +254 (0) 709 931 487, (0) 709 931 067​  or +254 (0) 20 366 1331​​

Meet our Doctor

Alphonce Nabiswa, MBChB, FC Psych, DMH (South Africa)​
Assistant Professor​
Dr Nabiswa, earned his MBChB from University of Nairobi in 1986, BSc with Honors in Pharmacology from University of Withwatersand, South Africa in 1994 and a fellowship in Psychiatry from the College of Medicine of South Africa in 1998. He further pursued Diploma in Mental Health from College of Medicine, South Africa in 1996. 

Prior to joining Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Dr Nabiswa served as a Consultant Psychiatrist at Lismore Base Hospital, Australia between 2014 to 2017.

Dr Nabiswa’s main research interest is in the use of ketamine Infusion in the treatment of patients with treatment-resistant depression and suicidal ideation.