Back Refine search Reset
Please choose a search criteria from below
Filters Clear all
Specialties
Treatments

45 results found in London, UK

Sort by:
Showing 31 - 40 of 45 results
Neurology
51 years of experience
Neuro-Rehabilitation

Dr Greenwood is a Consultant Neurologist who has sub-specialist interest in stroke medicine, traumatic brain injury, restorative neurology and rehabilitation after brain injury.

Dr Greenwood has focused on the development of acute and early inpatient rehabilitation services for patients after vascular and traumatic brain injury and has reflected this as a founder consultant member and lead clinician of the novel Acute Brain Injury service at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. He has also been Lead Consultant at the Homerton Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit since 1985. His research interests are in the pathology, impairment and function after brain injury. He also founded the Acute Neurological Rehabilitation Unit at the Wellington Hospital in 1999, and has been involved in its development since then from 8 beds to the current 46.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Stroke
  • acquired brain injury
  • traumatic brain injury
  • neurological rehabilitation
  • restorative neurology
Read more
Neurology
25 years of experience

Dr Kevin Shields is a Consultant Neurologists, with particular specialism in the management of headache disorders. Dr Shields has an NHS base at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Whittington Hospital. He is one of the few neurologists who is also qualified in neurophysiology, a separate diagnostic specialism that studies the electrical cavity of the nervous system.

 He qualified first in his class at Trinity College, Dublin, in 1997 and was awarded the Hudson Gold medal. He became a member of the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland in 1999, before moving to the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London to begin neurology training. While there, he trained for several years under the supervision of Professor Peter J Goadsby, one of the world’s leading experts in headache disorder. Dr Shields was awarded a PhD for his research into mechanisms of pain transmission in headache from the University of London in 2005. He received the Sir Charles Symonds Prize from the Association of Neurologists and the Lord Adrian Prize from the British Society of Clinical Neurophysiology for his research. Dr Shields has also been published extensively in peer-reviewed  journals and books.



Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Neurophysiology
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)

 

  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Epilepsy
  • Hyperhydrosis

 

Read more
Neurology
22 years of experience
Neuro-Rehabilitation

Dr Swayne is an experienced neurologist who studied medicine at Cambridge University - he awarded a PhD in neuroscience from UCL and spent a year studying brain plasticity after stroke. 

He is interested and experienced in all aspects of general neurology including headache, epilepsy, MS and stroke - he has a specialist interest in Neurorehabilitation. Dr Swayne has published multiple original papers and book chapters on the control of movement by the brain and the role of brain plasticity in post-stroke recovery. He is also interested in the assessment of symptoms including funny turns, tremor and sensory disturbances. 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • angiogram
  • ultrasound
  • Neurorehabilitation 
  • Stroke 
  • Acute neurology 
  • Headache 
  • Movement disorders 
  • epilepsy 
  • Multiple Sclerosis 

 

 

 

 

 

Read more
Neurology
39 years of experience

Dr Orrell qualified from Manchester University in 1982. He trained in neurology in Leeds and London. He was Senior Registrar in Neurology at Charing Cross Hospital, London, and Visiting Professor in Neurology at University of Rochester, New York, USA for 12 months.

Dr Orrell is interested in the whole range of neurological conditions, including headache, epilepsy, stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease and rarer conditions. He has special interests in disorders of nerve, muscle and brain, and international recognition in disorders of muscle, nerve, motor neuron disease (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), and neurogenetics.

Dr Orrell was appointed Consultant Neurologist at the Royal Free Hospital, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (UCLH), and East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, in 1998.  He is Associate Professor at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, University College London.

At the Wellington Hospital, Dr Orrell provides consultation and diagnostic service for patients with all neurological problems. These include headache, migraine, epilepsy, dizziness, stroke, brain tumours, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson"s Disease, movement disorders, memory problems, Alzheimers Disease, nerve and muscle disorders (myopathy, muscular dystrophy, myositis, neuropathy, myasthenia, motor neuron disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), and rarer conditions, with further investigation and management to suit the patient and their condition.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Headache
  • Epilepsy
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Motor Neurone Disease/Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Neurogenetics
  • Headache
  • Epilepsy
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Motor Neurone Disease/Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Neurogenetics
Read more
Neurology
19 years of experience

Dr Christopher Carswell is a Consultant Neurologist working at HCA and for the NHS. He has an interest in all neurological problems including headaches, limb weakness/numbness, dizziness, strokes, epilepsy. He has a specilaist interest in cognitive neurology and memory problems.

He completed his clinical neurology training in both central London and Sydney (as the Association of British Neurologists Australasian Fellow). He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London and was awarded a PhD in neuroscience by University College London.

He has been published many clinical papers, textbook and medical journal articles and is an Honorary Clinincal Lecturer at Imperial College London.

Dr Carswell is passionate about listening carefully to his patients concerns, providing an accurate diagnosis and creating a tailored management plan to ensure the best quality of care.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Dementia
  • Headache
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Epilepsy/Faints
  • Stroke
Read more
Neurology
Recommended by 2 specialists
17 years of experience

Consultant Neurologist, Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee runs highly specialised neurology clinics at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Royal Free Hospital in London. He also runs a large general neurology practice at Lister Hospital in Hertfordshire.


Dr Bhattacharjee treats patients suffering from all common neurological diseases, such as headaches, blackouts, and epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, and Multiple Sclerosis. His specialised clinic at the Royal Free Hospital deals with peripheral nerve and neuromuscular diseases and receives referrals from across the country. He is a specialist in immunological diseases and regularly treats other diseases where there is neurological involvement for example with rheumatological, renal, and dermatological diseases. In addition, he co-runs a clinic with a Consultant Haematologist where he treats patients with haematological diseases affecting the nervous system.


Dr Bhattacharjee studied medicine at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals, earning a first-class degree in Physiology and was top in his exams. He then pursued an MB/PhD programme funded by the Migraine Trust, qualifying with distinction. He went on to train at a number of London hospitals before training as a Specialist Registrar in Neurology at the Royal Free Hospital and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

 

Dr Bhattacharjee is a member of the Royal Free IVIg committee Subregional Immunoglobulin Assessment Panel and has developed a large plasma exchange service with the Royal Free's haematology department to treat patients with neuro-immunological disorders. Dr Bhattacharjee is often asked to present his work at national and international conferences and is an advisor to pharmaceutical companies involved in the treatment of neuro-immunological disorders.

Read more
Neurology
28 years of experience

Dr Michael Lunn is a Consultant Neurologist and Clinical Lead in Neuroimmunology at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

After studying medicine at Emmanuel College Cambridge, Dr Lunn worked at the Royal Brompton and Hammersmith Hospitals in London before specialising in Neurology at Queen's Square, Guy's, St Thomas's and Charing Cross Hospitals. He was then appointed as a Consultant at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in 2005.

Within the field of Neurology, Dr Lunn pays special interest to the inflammatory neuropathies namely Guillain-Barre syndrome and CIDP. He lectures on these topics in the UK and in Europe. 

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Inflammatory neuropathies
  • CIDP
  • Paraproteinaemic neuropathies
  • Peripheral nerve disease

 

Read more
Neurology
42 years of experience

 

Dr Bryan Youl is a Consultant Neurophysiologist, who typically sees patients at the request of neurologists, rheumatologists, orthopaedic and hand surgeons and GPs. Dr Youl assesses peripheral nerve and muscle disorders employing nerve conduction studies and electromyography and a particular interest is seeing musicians who have nerve or muscle injuries. Dr Youl’s NHS base is the Royal Free Hospital in north London and he also sees patients privately at a number of locations. He holds a range of professional memberships, including the Association of British Neurologists, the British Medical Association, the British Peripheral Nerve Association, the British Peripheral Nerve Society, the British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology and the Royal College of Physicians.

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Neuro-rehabilitation
  • Electromyography
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Movement disorders
  • Neuromuscular disease
Read more
Neurology
38 years of experience

Dr Marie-Helene Marion is a medical graduate from the University of Paris, trained in Neurology and clinical Neuro-pharmacology in Paris and London.

She pioneered the use of Botulinum toxin in Neurology in 1986 and in particular developed the indications for jaw, tongue and laryngeal dystonia.

She moved back to the UK in 1999 to work for 12 years as a consultant neurologist, running a movement disorder unit at St George's Hospital in London and as as a senior lecturer as St George's medical school. She is now the director of the London BTX centre and the chair of the British Neurotoxin Network, www..neurotoxinnetwork.org which gathers neurologist in the UK, running Botulinum toxin clinics.

She works in an ENT-neurology NHS clinic with Ms Hicklin at St George's for laryngeal disorders. She is a medical adviser for the Dystonia society UK and blogs for patients with dystonia www.infodystonia.com. She has written numerous articles and is still very active in giving lectures and participating in workshops on the uses of Botulinum toxin in Neurology.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Tremor (hands, head, voice)
  • Botox treatment for neurological conditions (blepharospasm, cervical dystonia, facial palsy, migraine, excessive sweating)
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Tremor (hands, head, voice)
  • Botox treatment for neurological conditions (blepharospasm, cervical dystonia, facial palsy, migraine, excessive sweating)
Read more
Neurology
30 years of experience