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- Stroke medicine
I am Consultant Neurologist providing care to patients with neurological conditions and a particular interest in stroke and headache medicine. I was appointed in Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in 2014 after having completed a specialised neurology and stroke training program in “La Paz” Teaching Hospital and postgraduate studies at the Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain in 2009.
Areas of interest
I am providing patient care in Leeds to individuals affected with neurological conditions such as strokes, common and rare headache disorders, epilepsy, dementia, Parkinson's disease and neuromuscular disorders. I am also involved in training doctors and medical students and currently appointed as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Substantive NHS Stroke Neurology Consultant
Leeds General Infirmary
Gt George Street
Stroke and Headache Medicine
Botox and Peripheral Nerve Block Clinic for Headache management
Tennis and Running
Saxophone and jazz
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Spanish - Native or bilingual
I have extensively published on peer reviewed international medical journals and
I have contributed as author and Co-Author in international Neurology and Stroke book Chapters
I have contributed (oral and poster communications) in local and International neurology conferences over the past 10 years.
Courses offered to GPs
Teaching and Educational courses for local
GP in West Yorkshire: Secondary and Primary Headache disorders , Stroke syndromes and General neurology.
- Doctor of Medicine and Surgery - DMed Catholic University of Santiago-Guayaquil 2003
- CCT Neurology La Paz University Teaching Hospital , Madrid, Spain 2009
- Post Graduate Diploma, PGDip University Autonoma of Madrid, Madrid, Spain 2009
- Neurosonology Certification European Society of Neurosonology and Cerebral Hemodynamics 2010
- Fellow Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians London 2019
Reference number 7183478
Details of entry to specialist register
- Neurologist, 2003
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Physicians London, Fellow. FRCP
Royal College of Physicians, London.
British Association for the Study of Headaches -BASH
Member Spanish Society of Neurology
General Medical Council, UK 7183478
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.