Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee

Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee

BSC, PHD, MBBS, MRCP(UK), MRCP(UK)NEUROLOGY

Neurology

Recommended by  
2 specialists

16 years of experience
8 years as a specialist
Video consultation
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.93

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4.94

Explanation

4.93

Top feedback

“Dr. Bhattacharjee was very focused and clear with me about my chronic migraine situation and what I needed to do to get on the path to making my condition better. He is knowledgeable, personable, and up to date on current developments in the field. “
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Practices worked at

The Wellington Hospital

St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
789 reviews

The Wellington Hospital Elstree Waterfront

The Waterfront Beaufort House Elstree Road, Elstree, United Kingdom, WD6 3BS
250 reviews

Specialist's working hours

Mon
09:00 - 17:00
Tue
09:00 - 17:00
Wed
09:00 - 17:00
Thu
09:00 - 17:00
Fri
09:00 - 17:00
Sat
09:00 - 17:00
Sun
09:00 - 17:00

About

Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee is a Consultant Neurologist, with NHS practices at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (Queen Square) and Royal Free Hospital London where he runs highly specialist neurology clinics, as well as a large general neurology practice at Lister Hospital in Hertfordshire.

He read medicine at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals (Kings College) and achieved an intercalated 1st Class BSc in Physiology and was top in the University of London exams, and then undertook an MB/PhD programme funded by the Migraine Trust and completed medical finals with distinction. He trained in prestigious medical post-graduate posts at St. Thomas’, Hammersmith, Royal Brompton, National (Queen Square) and Kings College Hospitals. He undertook Specialist Registrar training in Neurology at the Royal Free Hospital and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (Queen Square) where he holds consultant posts now.

Dr Bhattacharjee sees patients with all common neurological diseases including headaches, blackouts and epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and Multiple Sclerosis. He runs highly specialist clinics in peripheral nerve & neuromuscular disease, neuroimmunology/antibody mediated neurology disease and is one of only a few neurologists running clinics in neuropathic pain as part of a highly specialised pain unit at UCLH. Due to his expertise in neuroimmunology diseases, Dr Bhattacharjee routinely deals with patients with rheumatological, renal, dermatological and infectious diseases where there is neurological involvement. Additionally, he regularly runs a clinics with a Consultant Haematologist, seeing patients with haematological diseases affecting the nervous system.

He is a member of the Royal Free IVIg committee Subregional Immunoglobulin Assessment Panel and developed a large plasma exchange service with the haematology department treating patients with neuro-immunological disorders at the Royal Free. Dr Bhattacharjee is frequently invited to present his work at national and international conferences, and has served in an advisory capacity to pharmaceutical companies involved in the treatment of neuro-immunological diseases.

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Medical procedures

  • Spinal Tap
  • Tensilon Test
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Special interests

  • Headache
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
  • Concussion
  • Epilepsy
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dementia
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae
  • Dysarthria
  • Facial Spasm
  • Guillain Barre Syndrome
  • Memory Disorders
  • Motor Neurone Disease (MND)
  • Movement Disorders
  • Muscle Twitching
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myopathy
  • Narcolepsy
  • Nerve Root Entrapment
  • Neurological Pain
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Numbness & Sensation Abnormalities
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
  • Prion Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome (RSD)
  • Seizures
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
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Education

  • BSc University of London,1998
  • PhD University of London, 2003
  • MBBS University of London, 2004
  • MRCP Royal College of Physicians, 2007
  • MRCP(UK)(Neurology) Royal College of Physicians, 2009
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Reviews

4.93 Overall Patient Trust rating
Overall Experience
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Explanation
Headache
5/72
Migraine
2/72
Numbness & Sensation Abnormalities
2/72
Bell’s Palsy
1/72
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
1/72
Heac
1/72
Headaches
1/72
Memory Disorders
1/72
Muscle Twitching
1/72
Neurological Pain
1/72
Seizures
1/72
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Dr. Bhattacharjee was very focused and clear with me about my chronic migraine situation and what I needed to do to get on the path to making my condition better. He is knowledgeable, personable, and up to date on current developments in the field.
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Overall Experience
(5/5)
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(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Dr Anupam was very professional and empathetic. He listened and explained very clearing his diagnosis, medication available and follow up plans. He was reassuring and helpful.
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
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(5/5)
Very friendly, professional and helpful.
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(5/5)
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Smart and too the point diagnosis
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Overall Experience
(5/5)
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(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Dr. Bhattacharjee was very clear, and made sure I understood everything he was saying so that I went away from the consultation with a good understanding. I felt comfortable and reassured, and knew what the next steps were with complete clarity.
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Overall Experience
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
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Had a great video appointment with Dr Bhattacharjee. He was able to dissect my seizure to the minute and explain exactly what happened, and offer really useful advice. Highly recommended!
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Overall Experience
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Dr Bhattacharjee was professional, friendly and very thorough in his approach. He listened well and discussed all the options with me before making decisions on further investigations / treatment options. Excellent experience all round.
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Overall Experience
(4/5)
Bedside Manner
(4/5)
Explanation
(4/5)
Dr was very welcoming and spoke in a way that was understood,He explained why I had the symptoms and how we would tackle them.
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Overall Experience
(4/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Explanation
(4/5)
Dr Bhattacharjee listened compassionately to my ailments and found the right exploratory procedures to make a diagnosis. Also he did not rush follow up appointments. I would definitely go back to him if I need too. His secretary was helpful too and replied to emails swiftly.
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Overall Experience
(5/5)
Bedside Manner
(5/5)
Explanation
(5/5)
Patient seen for:
Dr. Bhattacharjee took the time to understand my situation. He cast his explanations into terms that I could easily understand. Very happy with the consultations
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Other Reviews

Peer recommendations

Recommended by 2 doctors for:
2

Neurology

Dr Azad Ghuran
Dr Azad Ghuran
Cardiology

27-10-2020

Dr. Bhattacharjee is an excellent, knowledgeable, professional and meticulous neurologist whose opinion is greatly respected. He is well liked by his patients and I have no reservation in recommending him.

For specialty: Neurology
For conditions: Epilepsy
Connection: Is a colleague
Mr Ameet Shah
Mr Ameet Shah
Ophthalmology

22-12-2020

Dr Bhattacharjee is a first rate neurologist with extensive knowledge in his field. He is extremely thorough in his approach to patient care and is highly respected by colleagues.

For specialty: Neurology
For conditions: Spinal Disorders, Vascular Dementia, Neuromuscular Disease, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Headache, Migraine, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Guillain Barre Syndrome, Dysarthria, Seizures, Concussion, Stroke, Movement Disorders, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Peripheral Neuropathy, Post-Herpetic Neuralgia, Parkinson’s Disease
For procedures: Nerve Conduction Test, Gait Analysis, Electromyography (EMG), Neuroradiology (Imaging)
Connection: We trained together
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