Dr Richard Sylvester

Dr Richard Sylvester

BM BCH PHD

Neurology

Offers video consultation
23 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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5

Explanation

4.89

Top feedback

“Great experience with Doctor Sylvester, he conducted a series of tests to diagnose me and then I did an MRI. His diagnosis took slightly longer than expected but it was an overall very positive experience.“
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Subspecialty

  • Neuro-Rehabilitation
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4647784
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £350

    Follow-up appointment: £185

    Practices worked at

    The Institute of Sport Exercise & Health (ISEH)

    170 Tottenham Court Road, London, United Kingdom, W1T 7HA
    148 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    16:00 - 19:30
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    About

    Dr Richard Sylvester is a Consultant Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and Homerton University Hospital. After graduating from Oxford University in 1999, Dr Sylvester completed specialist training in London and was awarded a doctorate in Cognitive Neuroscience from UCL.

    Within the field of neurology, Dr Sylvester specialises in cognitive neurology and runs a clinic for neuro-rehabilitation following traumatic brain injuries. Additionally, he runs a general neurology practice at UCLH and Homerton, diagnosing and treating patients with a wide range of neurological disorders.

     

    Dr Sylvester pays a special interest to sports related concussion and manages athletes following head injuries at the UCL Institute of Sport and Exercise Health. He sits on the expert concussion advisory panel for the English Football Association and worked as an independent concussion expert for the Rugby World Cup.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • General Neurology
    • Cognitive Disorders
    • Sports Related Concussion

    Special interests

    • Concussion
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    Education

    Education:

    • PHD Neurological Sciences University College London 2009
    • MRCP London 2002
    • BM BCH Oxford University 1999

    Memberships:

    • Association British Neurologists
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