Dr Nick Losseff

Dr Nick Losseff

MB BS, MRCP, MD, FRCP

Neurology

31 years of experience
20 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

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5
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5
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5

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“Dr Losseff has been treating my husband for a stroke he suffered back in April. My husband's case was a complex one and did not present itself with an obvious reason as to why it happened. Dr Losseff conducted numerous tests and diagnostics and brought in specialists to consider/exclude reasons for why my husband's stroke happened. Dr Losseff has been thorough in his investigations and we are now in a situation when the stroke has stabilised. Whenever a need to get in touch with Dr Losseff presented itself, his PA has always been able to facilitate a meeting, whether in person or via Zoom. He has always been clear about any news and suggestions going forward on how to treat my husband's stroke. Dr Losseff is clearly well versed in his field and we feel blessed to be in his care and guidance. Thank you Dr Losseff and Silvie.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3299582
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

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

    About

    Dr Nick Losseff is a consultant neurologist at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery , UCL Hospitals, and The Wellington Hospital.


    Nick qualified from St Thomas' Hospital in London and trained in neurology at Kings, St Thomas, UCH and The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosugery. He was previously awarded the Queen Square Prize in Neurology and The European Neurology Society Prize.


    Nick has been a consultant since 2000 and runs a very active "general" neurology practice (diagnosis and treatment of headache, migraine, seizures, dizziness, funny turns, numbness, etc). He sub-specialises in the assessment and management of stroke and TIA.


    Nick has held several senior leadership positions in the NHS to medical director level, and is best known for his work to improve stroke services in London. He was appointed by NHS England as the London Clinical Director for Neuroscience in 2013. 


    He is listed in the Tatler Doctors Guide as one of Britains top 250 consultants, where he is described as "highly experienced and renowned for his comforting bedside manner". 

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    Special interests

    • Assessment and management of stroke and TIA
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    Education

    MB BS   1988

    MRCP (UK) 1993

    MD 1997

    FRCP 2004

     

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Neurology
    8/31
    Stroke
    4/31
    Migraine
    3/31
    Vasculitis
    2/31
    Carotid Artery Disease
    1/31
    Carotod Artery Dissection
    1/31
    Concussion
    1/31
    Dizziness
    1/31
    Epilepsy
    1/31
    Head injury
    1/31
    Headache
    1/31
    Parkinsons
    1/31
    TIA (Transient Ischaemic Attack)
    1/31
    Vertigo
    1/31
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    Patient seen for:
    Stroke Neurology
    Dr Losseff has been treating my husband for a stroke he suffered back in April. My husband's case was a complex one and did not present itself with an obvious reason as to why it happened. Dr Losseff conducted numerous tests and diagnostics and brought in specialists to consider/exclude reasons for why my husband's stroke happened. Dr Losseff has been thorough in his investigations and we are now in a situation when the stroke has stabilised. Whenever a need to get in touch with Dr Losseff presented itself, his PA has always been able to facilitate a meeting, whether in person or via Zoom. He has always been clear about any news and suggestions going forward on how to treat my husband's stroke. Dr Losseff is clearly well versed in his field and we feel blessed to be in his care and guidance. Thank you Dr Losseff and Silvie.
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    Dr Losseff was so professional and knowledgeable. He put me and my partner at ease and took time to answer all of our questions, providing meaningful explanations and reassurance. I would recommend Dr Losseff to anyone.
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    Patient seen for:
    Migraine Dizziness
    I saw Dr Losseff for an initial consultation and had a very positive experience. He was very kind and calm in his manner, which helped put me at ease and feel reassured. He took the time to hear my perspective and was very thorough in his questioning to understand the symptoms I have been experiencing. He then gave me some insight into his impression and referred me for further tests and treatment. As a fellow health professional, I understand the importance of having a positive experience and I would 100% recommend him to my friends and family (hopefully they will not need it though!). As a side note, Silvie, Dr Losseff's PA is also incredibly responsive and helpful. Thank you both!
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    Dr Losseff has provided me with excellent care and attention over the years, and I would highly recommend him to others
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    As a fellow healthcare professional I cannot speak more highly of Dr Losseff He is very clearly at the top of his field, is a very good listener, an excellent diagnostician , and a very nice person He gave me great confidence and was very thorough and very efficient I cannot recommend him more highly as a Neurologist.
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    Patient seen for:
    Migraine Headache
    My experience with Dr. Nick Losseff was absolutely excellent. Prompt, explaining in very easy to understand terms. The results of the treatment amazing, my twoenty-year-old headaches migraine just gone. I wish my GP and other specialist treated me man years before instead of prescribing stronger pain killers. Years of suffering for no reason until Dr. Losseff's treatment. Furthermore, Dr Losseff's pa Silvia was and is also amazing. Prompt response, organising scans promptly providing answers to all my enquiries, pure excellence!
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    Patient seen for:
    Stroke
    My wife was diagnosed with a stroke, and was reviewed initially by Dr Losseff at Queen Square. This was under NHS, and based up on his knowledge and bedside manner, I felt further review was needed as soon as possible to ensure the best recovery for my wife. We decided to utilise private services, and I have not been disappointed. Dr Losseff and his secretory (Silvie) are absolutely amazing...I expect the highest standards and Dr Losseff and Silvie have provided the best care, and my wife is recovering well thanks to them. Thank you both.
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    Dr Losseff made me feel comfortable and at ease, he explained things well and in a simple manner for me and did thorough check up.
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    Wonderful bedside manner - he immediately put me at my ease. He was also punctual. I am not able to comment on his professional expertise.
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    Thank goodness we came to see him for a second opinion Took time and care to explain and we we definitely be seeing him again
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology
    I felt very comfortable during the whole experience with Dr. Losseff. He walked me through every process and made me feel like there was a solution to what I was experiencing. Everything was very professional.
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    Patient seen for:
    Neurology Parkinsons
    I have been a patient of Dr Losseff for some 12 years. His manner is very relaxed and soothing which helps me to relax and co=operate during his very thorough examination and questions. He always makes me feel great at the end of each annual check up telling me how well I am doing which gives me the determination to carry on and live with my medical condition (Parkinsons) and makes me confident that altough I won't beat it, it won't beat me. He is always available for a meeting, and if he is not in agreement with something I suggest he will politely tell me so. I consider myself lucky I was referred to him.....
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    A really useful and reassuring visit. Dr Losseff was very thorough and explained things clearly,He combined these skills with a sympathetic and sensitive approach. Thanks again .
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    This was my third appointment with Dr Losseff. As on others I found him helpful and informative. I left with confidence in his opinion of the reason for consulting him
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    Dr Losseff was absolutely wonderful in diagnosing my condition. He has an exceptionally good bedside manner and quickly put me at ease. He reviewed my relevant clinical history in great detail and several issues fell into place which had clearly been underlying for years. The treatment in terms of supplements has been incredibly beneficial. I am extremely grateful to Dr Losseff for his expertise. He is incredibly easy to talk to.
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    Dr Losseff was very thorough thank you for your care and attention. Highly recommend his expertise.
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    I do not leave a lot of reviews generally about doctors as I am not easily impressed especially with NHS service as I have and expect high service standards which with NHS are non existent, but I had to write in to say how impressed I have been from the moment I enquired to book an appointment with Dr Nick Losseff, his secretary Ayla who is super efficient managed to get me an appointment in days, when the NHS waiting time was in excess of 6 months. Dr Losseff was great in listening to me explaining my symptoms and account, and explained the diagnosis in layman terms so it all made sense to me. Extremely professional and knowledgable, he has put me in touch with a top osteopath and this all rounded service is already helping me get better. With immense gratitude
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    Very nice and honest and helpful and kindly emailed me and rang when I felt anxious
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    Nick has been very helpful in explaining my condition & symptoms to me and always been supportive of proactive rehabilitation and therapies. What separates him from other consultants, is that he has always showed his willingness to listen and taken a considered approach in his diagnoses.
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    Patient seen for:
    Carotid Artery Disease
    Nick, Is very impressive, thorough, helpful, understanding and filled me with confidence. I feel lucky to have been reffered to him.
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