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- Stroke medicine
I completed my specialist training in general internal medicine and Geriatric medicine on the North west London SPR rotation before taking up a Substantive Consultant role as a Consultant Geriatrician with an Interest in Stroke medicine at University College London and North Middlesex University Hospitals.
I moved to West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust in 2014 as the Trust Clinical Lead for Stroke overseeing an expansion in Consultant workforce and significant improvement in the Trust’s Stroke performance.
I have multiple areas of interests including all aspects of general and geriatric medicine, assessment of the older adult with complex medical problems, Stroke and Transient ischaemic attacks.
I am a member of the British association of Stroke Physicians and also a Royal College of Physicians Representative.
I have been the Clinical Director for the medicine for the elderly and stroke directorate in West Hertfordshire Hospital NHS Trust since October 2020.
Areas of interest
stroke in young adults;all aspects of general and geriatric medicine; stroke and transient ischaemic attacks/mini strokes; funny turns/dizzy spells; peri operative assessments; hypertension and heart failure in older patients; memory impairment and dementia.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Geriatrician & Stroke Physician and Lead Clinician for Stroke Services.
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Stroke in younger adults.
Avid supporter of Arsenal Football Club
Capsular warning Syndrome. BMJ Case Reports 2013; doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-010503
Cytomegalovirus proctitis mimicking rectal cancer in an immunocompetent elderly patient. BMC research notes 2014. 7:799
- MB.BS University of Ilorin, Nigeria 1995
- FRCP Royal College Of Physicians of the United Kingdom 2016
Reference number 5196471
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom 2003
Details of entry to specialist register
- Fully Registered medical practitioner with Specialist Registration, 2009
Affiliations / memberships
British Association of Stroke Physicians
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.