Dr Paul Holmes

Dr Paul Holmes

MBBCH MD FRCP

Neurology

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1 specialist

28 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Excellent understanding with a very compassionate manner. Clear explanation on next steps and possible further investigations. “
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3604397
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1765 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1521 reviews

    About

    For appointments please email secretary.pholmes@gmail.com or call 07931 480985

    Dr. Paul Holmes is a Consultant Neurologist at Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals and Honorary Senior Lecturer at King’s College Hospital. He leads the general neurology service at Guy's & St. Thomas' Hospitals, and sees patients with all common neurological presentations, including migraine, dizziness, vertigo, blackouts and symptoms of tingling, numbess and weakness.  His main work is in providing an acute liaison neurology service, with particular interest in stroke, headache, intensive care neurology and the neurology of HIV infection.  He is often asked to provide a second opinion for patients with complex presentations, especially stroke and TIA.

    Dr. Holmes trained at the University of Witswatersrand, Johannesburg, and came to the UK in 1991, where he completed his specialist training in neurology at Guys & St. Thomas’, King’s and the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square. He obtained an MD in TIA and stroke imaging at the University of London in 2000 and became FRCP in 2005. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • General neurology:

    headache/migraine

    dizziness, vertigo and blackouts

    tinging and numbness

    • Stroke
    • TIA
    • Neurology of HIV infection.
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    Procedures

    • Neurocritical Care
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Spinal Disorders
    • Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Ataxia
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Concussion
    • Dementia
    • Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae
    • Epilepsy
    • Guillain Barre Syndrome
    • Headache
    • Memory Disorders
    • Migraine
    • Neuromuscular Disease
    • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
    • Seizures
    • Stroke
    • Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)
    • Vascular Dementia
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    Education

    Primary Medical Qualification

    MB BCh 1991 University of the Witswatersrand

    Specialist Register entry date

    Neurology From 08 Apr 2003

    MD  University of London   2000

    FRCP  Royal College of Physicians  2005

    Member of the Association of British Neurologists

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Peripheral Neuropathy
    1/1
    Spinal Disorders
    1/1
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    Excellent understanding with a very compassionate manner. Clear explanation on next steps and possible further investigations.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Neurology

    Dr Simon Aylwin
    Dr Simon Aylwin
    Endocrinology

    03-07-2017

    excellent neurologist

    For specialty: Neurology
    For conditions: Headache
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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