Kanchana currently works full-time as a Psychiatrist in Mason Clinic, Regional Forensic Psychiatry Service. She is also involved in teaching medical students in Psychiatry through the University of Auckland.
Kanchana completed her medical degree in the University of Auckland and achieved post-graduate Fellowship in Psychiatry from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).
She has an interest in medico-legal opinions as well as the assessment and treatment of a wide range of psychiatric illnesses including psychotic disorders, bipolar affective disorders, depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, and substance use disorders.
She is flexible in her working hours and currently offers evening appointments from Monday to Friday as well as weekend appointments. She is available to see patients at the St Heliers and Ellerslie branches.