Dr Rudy Capildeo: Neurology

Dr Rudy Capildeo



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About me

Senior Clinical Neurologist currently full-time in the independent sector, previously Consultant Neurologist at Basildon and Queen's Hospital, Essex, retiring from the NHS in 2003. Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Fellow of the Medical Society of London and the Royal Society of Medicine, Speaker and Lecturer local, national and international meetings.Trustee of the Independent Doctors Federation (IDF). Chairman of the Social Committee of the IDF (including major fundraising).
Enjoys all aspects of teaching.

Areas of interest

Headaches/migraine; Parkinson's Disease; Multiple Sclerosis; Epilepsy; Dementia - Alzheimer's and Vascular; Stroke Illnesses; Myasthenia Gravis; Rehabilitation of Neurological Illnesses; Brain and Spinal Tumours; Spinal Disorders; Peripheral Nerve Diseases including Guillain-Barre; Medico-legal work since 1985; Dizziness; Sleep; Neuroepidemiology

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Procedures completed Conditions treated

Conditions treated

  • 78000

    General Symptoms | General symptoms; Amnesia; Blackout; Coma and Stupor; Convulsions; Dizziness; General Malaise; Giddiness; Hallucinations; Hyperhidrosis; Insomnia, Organic Origin; Isolated Convulsions; Lethargy; Malaise Due To Tropical Illness; Malaise, General; Poor Memory; Puo; Pyrexia Of Unknown Origin; Vaso-Vagal Attacks; Vertigo

  • 78401

    Headache |

  • 78400

    Head and Neck, Symptoms Involving | Symptoms of the head and neck; Aphasia; Dysphasia; Epistaxis; Facial Pain; Headaches; Hoarse Voice; Nasal Bleeding; Neck, swelling; Neck, Symptoms Involving; Nose, Bleed; Swelling in Neck

  • 34600

    Migraine |

  • 78040

    Dizziness/vertigo | Giddiness; Light headedness

  • 78020

    Syncope and collapse | Fainting; Fainting attacks; Blackout; Vaso-vagal attacks

  • 34800

    Other Conditions Of Brain | Cerebral disorders; Brain, Compression; Cerebral Ayst; Compression of Brain; Cyst, Cerebral; Encephalopathy; Oedema, Cerebral

  • 78100

    Symptoms Involving Nervous and Musculoskeletal Systems | Ataxia; Athetosis; Balance Disturbances; Meningismus; Smell Sensation Disturbance; Spasms; Taste Sensation, Disturbance; Tetany; Transient Paralysis; Tremor, Unspecified

  • 35400

    Mononeuritis of Upper Limb & Mononeuritis Multiplex | Nerve disorder / carpal tunnel syndrome; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Causalgia; Lesion, Radial Nerve; Lesion, Ulnar Nerve; Mononeuritis Multiplex; Ulnar Palsy

  • 71900

    Other and Unspecified Disorders Of Joint | Unspecified disorder of joint; Haemarthrosis; Joint, Effusion; Joint, Pain; Joint, Stiffness; Pain in Feet; Pain in Joint; Stiffness of Joint; Walking Difficulties

  • 34900

    Other and Unspecified Disorders Of Nervous System | Nervous disorders; Nervous Disorders, Unspecified

  • 37800

    Squint and Other Disorders of Binocular Eye Movements | disorder of the eye; Esotropia; Exotropia; Heterophoria; Heterotropia; Ophthalmoplegia; Squint; Strabismus

  • 72420

    Lumbago (pain in the lumbar - lower back) | Back; Lumbago; Lumbar

  • 35700

    Neuropathy, Inflammatory And Toxic | Guillain-Barre Syndrome

  • 33200

    Parkinson's Disease | Parkinson's disease; Paralysis Agitans

  • 20300

    Multiple Myeloma And Immunoproliferative Neoplasms | Multiple myeloma; Myeloma

  • 78051

    Sleep disturbance (not including sleep apnoea) | Sleep disturbance; Hypersomnia; Insomnia; organic origin

  • 84200

    Sprains and strains of wrist and hand | Sprain, Hand; Sprain, Wrist; Strain, Hand; Strain, Wrist

  • 35200

    Disorders of Other Cranial Nerves |

  • 38600

    Vertiginous syndromes and other disorders of vestibular system | Ear disorder; Labyrinthitis; Meniere's Disease; Otitis Interna; Vestibular Neuronitis

  • 43600

    Acute, But Ill-Defined Cerebrovascular Disease | Cerebral Vascular Accident (stroke); Apoplexy; Cerebrovascular Accident; Cerebrovascular Disease (Ill-Defined); Stroke

  • 51900

    Other diseases of respiratory system | Diaphragm, Disorders (Not Hernia); Mediastinitis; Tracheostomy Malfunction

  • 40100

    Hypertension, Essential | High Blood Pressure; Hypertension

  • 35000

    Trigeminal Nerve Disorders (Face) | Nerve disorder; Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • 78600

    Respiratory System and Other Chest Symptoms | Disorders of the chest and respitory system; Chest Infection; Chest Lump, Swelling Or Mass; Chest Pain; Cough; Haemoptysis; Hiccough; Stridor; Wheeze

  • 38000

    Disorders of External Ear | Ear disorder; External Otitis; Impacted Cerumen; Otitis Externa; Otomycosis; Perichondritis of Pinna; Swimmer's Ear; Wax in Ear

  • 84000

    Sprains and strains of shoulder and upper arm | Shoulder, Sprains and Strains; Sprain, Shoulder; Sprain, Upper Arm; Strain, Shoulder; Strain, Upper Arm

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