Dr. Tomás TeodoroPsychiatry

    Specialities — Psychiatry

    Areas of Differentiation:

    • – Common Psychiatric Disorders (depression, anxiety, sleep problems and obsessive-compulsive disorder);
    • – Bipolar Disorder;
    • – Psychosis;
    • – Adult Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder;
    • – Old Age Psychiatry (including depression, psychosis, psychological and behavioural symptoms in dementia);


    Languages — Portuguese | English

    Academic Training:

    • – Post-graduate Course of Neuropsychological Assessment and Dementia at Instituto CRIAP (2015);
    • – Integrated Master in Medicine at the Faculty of Medical Sciences of NOVA University of Lisbon (2014);


    Professional Activity:

    • – General Medical Internship at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental;
    • – General Practice and Family Medicine Residency at Agrupamento de Centros de Saúde de Cascais;
    • – Psychiatry Residency at Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa;
    • – Undergraduate Teaching Assistant of Surgical Pathology at Faculty of Medical Sciences of NOVA University of Lisbon;
    • – Invited Teaching Assistant at NOVA Medical School – Faculty of Medical Sciences;
    • – Teaching Assistant in Psychiatry at Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon;
    • – Researcher at the Aging and Integrated Mechanisms of Disease Group at the Chronic Disease Research Centre at NOVA University of Lisbon;
    • – Researcher at the Centre for Philosophy, Psychopathology and Phenomenology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon;
    • – Invited Professor of the Mental Health Module of the Post-Graduate Course on Health and Ageing, at NOVA Medical School – Faculty of Medical Sciences;
    • – Tutor of Medical Students  in Psychiatry Clinical Clerckships at NOVA Medical School – Faculty of Medical Sciences Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon;
    • – Author of several scientific publications in peer reviewed journals at national and international level, as well as scientific communications at national and international meetings..



    • – Portuguese Medical Association;
    • – Portuguese Society of Psychiatric and Mental Health;
    • – Portuguese Society of Neuropsychopharmacology.


    Publications and recent Communications:

    • Teodoro, T., Oliveira, R. (2019). Fahr’s syndrome and neuropsychiatric symptoms: differential diagnosis in neuropsychiatry. Acta Médica Portuguesa, 32(7-8): 558-561, doi: 10.20344/amp.12427;
    • – Silva, R., Afonso, P., Fonseca, M., Teodoro, T. (2019). Comparing sleep quality in institutionalized and non-institutionalized elderly individuals. Aging & Mental Health, doi: 10.1080/13607863.2019.1619168;
    • – Teodoro, T., Oliveira, R., Afonso, P. (2019). Atypical Lyme Neuroborreliosis, Guillain-Barré Syndrome or Conversion Disorder: Differential Diagnosis of Unusual Neurological Presentations. Case Reports in Neurology, 11:142-147. doi: 10.1159/000499901;
    • Gonçalves, J., Gomes, M. I., Fonseca, M., Teodoro, T., Barros, P. P., & Botelho, M-A. (2017). Selfie aging index: an index for the self-assessment of healthy and active aging. Frontiers in Medicine, 4, [236]. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2017.00236;
    • Teodoro T., Pereira, D., Ponte, A., Moreno, M., Vian, F., Durval, R. “Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder & Borderline personality disorder”. 7th World Congress on ADHD, Lisboa, Portugal 2019;
    • – Teodoro, T., Gomes, F., Figueiredo, I., Oliveira, R. “Perspetivas sobre alterações da linguagem no primeiro episódio psicótico”. Encontro Nacional da Sociedade Portuguesa de Psiquiatria e Saúde Mental, Coimbra, Portugal 2019;
    • – Teodoro, T., Salgado, J., Garcia, S., Pinto, I., Avelino, M.J., Martins, M., Mateiro, R. “Gender differences in first episode psychosis patients”. 11th International Conference on Early Intervention in Mental Health, Boston, EUA 2018;
    • Teodoro, T., Martins, T., Sotto-Mayor Botelho, M.A. “Frailty and depression in the elderly: relationship between two prevalent conditions in geriatric patients”. European Psychiatry Association Congress, Nice, França 2018.