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- Stroke medicine
Dr Shane Roche qualified in Dublin in 1980. He moved to London in 1985. He trained at Charing Cross, Central Middlesex and St Mary’s Hospitals. He was appointed a Consultant in 1992 at St Mary’s Hospital which is now part of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He works both at St Mary’s and the Hammersmith Hospitals. He also runs a Community Rehabilitation unit for older people.
He has many clinical interests and is responsible for patients with very complex needs. He is very aware of the need to communicate quickly with GPs and other health care professionals as part of the patient pathway to successful treatment. He lectures on many conditions including, Parkinson’s disease, Dementia and Delirium, Hypertension, Heart failure and Stroke.
Areas of interest
All aspects of geriatric and general medicine, stroke, funny turns and dizzy spells, falls, frailty and rehabilitation, complex older patients, Parkinson's disease and movement disorders, neurology in the older person, complex diagnostis problems, pre and post operative assessments, dementia and memory impairment, assessment of capacity, delirium, depression in the older person, osteoporosis, hypertension, heart failure, domiciliary visits.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Courses offered to GPs
Dr Roche regularly talk to GP's on many subjects including Dementia, Parkinson's disease, Heart failure, Stroke and Hypertension.
Very low readmission rates.
Low mortality rates.
I have hundreds of letters of satisfaction from patients
Dr Roche is named as one of the top 250 consultants in the UK (Tatler magazine)
- MB BAO LRCP&SI Royal college of Surgeons in Ireland 1980
- MRCP Royal college of Physicians London 1984
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- FRCP Royal college of Physicians London 1994
Details of entry to specialist register
- I am on the specialist register for General and Geriatric medicine, 1996
Affiliations / memberships
MB, BCH, BAO, MRCP, FRCP
- BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital, HA1 3RX
- 13:00 - 16:00
- 020 3312 1077
- Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth, NW8 9NH
- 17:00 - 19:00
- 020 3312 1077
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