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Neurology

Neurology

 

How to find us

Our clinics are held in the Main Outpatients Department (MOPD) in Area K

and in the Neurophysiology Department, Area J.

The nearest parking is in Car Parks 3 and 4. There is disabled parking outside.

Click here for the hospital map


Services

  • General neurology
  • Neuro-rehabilitation
  • Specialist clinics including Headache, Epilepsy, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, first seizure, botulinum toxin
  • Helplines advice to patients and health professionals

Monday – Friday 8.30 am to 4 pm    

MS Helpline:            01604 523929

Epilepsy Helpline:    01604 544926

Headache Helpline: 01604 544635


What should I bring to my appointment?

Please bring a list of any medication you are currently taking. 

Please bring a witness account of any blackouts/seizures.

For MS clinics, please also bring a urine sample.

 

How much time should I allow before my appointment?

Please arrive 5 minutes before your appointment in order to report to reception.

 

About the team

The neurology team includes two consultant Neurologists, a consultant in Neuro-rehabilitation and specialist nurses in epilepsy, neurology, headache and multiple sclerosis (MS).

 

Consultants

  • Dr Nithi
  • Dr Tomlinson
  • Dr Somasuntram

Medical Secretaries:

Kath Suer (Dr Nithi) Tel No. 01604 545284

Nicola Smith (Dr Tomlinson/Dr Somasuntram) Tel. No. 01604 545850

 

Specialist nurses

  • Mel Goodwin       (Epilepsy)

     Epilepsy Helpline: 01604 544926

Medical secretary - Karlie Blackmore Tel. No.01604 523154

 

  • Angela Abdallah (Headache/Neurology)

      Headache Helpline: 01604 544635

Medical secretary - Karlie Blackmore Tel. No. 01604 523154

 

MS specialist nurses

  • Emma Matthews
  • Beryl Cobb
  • Nicola Conway

MS Helpline: 01604 523929

MS Coordinator - Karen McCrea Tel. 01604 545846

 

Parkinson’s Disease nurses

(Please note nurses are based at Favell House)

Tel. 01604 678045

 

 

Useful contacts/Links on other websites


Any other information

A range of patient leaflets are available within the clinics including epilepsy, headache, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease.

 

 

 

 

 

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