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- Movement disorders
I am a Consultant Neurologist and my NHS work is spent at Walton Centre NHS Trust and Whiston and St Helens hospital .
I qualified in medicine in 2004 and trained in general medicine at North west England prior to specialising in neurology.
I completed my specialist neurology training at Greater Manchester Neuroscience Centre (GMNC), developing additional special interests in movement disorders including Parkinson’s disease, atypical parkinsonian disorders , tremors and dystonia's . As a consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre I provide advanced treatment for these patients including Deep Brain stimulation, botulinum toxin and apomorphine injections.
I also have clinical interest in headaches and migraines and provide a wide range of treatments including occipital nerve blocks, multiple cranial nerve blocks, Cranial botulinum toxin (Botox) injections.
I manage a wide variety of General Neurological conditions and symptoms including Dizziness and Vertigo, Fits, Faints, Funny turns, Blackouts, Pins and needles, numbness, tingly hands and legs, Muscle wasting, Limb Weakness, Walking problems/clumsiness, Blurred vision and other visual symptoms, Unexplained pain and fatigue, Sleep problems, Poor memory/concentration, Decreased alertness, Slurred speech and word finding difficulty, Bowel and bladder symptoms, Swallowing problems, Post-concussion syndrome, Facial Spasm, Tremor, Jerks and twitching, Restless Leg Syndrome
Areas of interest
• Headache and migraine (including botox, nerve blocks) ; Movement disorders (e.g. Parkinson's disease) ; Neuro-ophthalmology ; Epilepsy ; Neuromuscular disorders ; sleep disorders ; strokes ; Neurogenetics,MS and other neuroinflammatory diseases
Current NHS consultant posts held
Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals
I am currently involved in a number of clinical trials in Parkinson’s disease at The Walton Centre.
- MBBS Academy of Medical sciences , Kannur University ,Kerala 2004
- MRCP (UK) Royal College of Physicians (London) 2010
- MRCP (Neurology) Royal College of Physicians (London) 2013
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians (Edin) 2017
Reference number 6098096
Details of entry to specialist register
- Neurology, 2014
Affiliations / memberships
Association of British Neurologists (ABN)
British Medical Association (BMA)
Movement Disorder Scoiety (MDS)
Medical Defence Union (MDU)
- Fairfield Independent Hospital, WA11 7RS
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 01744 739311
- Nuffield Health, The Grosvenor Hospital
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 01244 684325
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
01744739311 (Fiarfield patients )
01244684325 (Nuffield patients)