- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
I trained in Neurology in London (National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and St Thomas Hospital) and Birmingham. I was the Clinical Lecturer in Neurology (2004 to 2008). I have extensive experience in the diagnosis and management of all common and uncommon neurological conditions. I run the Multiple Sclerosis service at Russells Hall Hospital.
Areas of interest
Headache / migraine; Multiple sclerosis; Epilepsy; Parkinson's Disease; Muscle Weakness; Neuropathies
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Neurologist - Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Consultant Neurologist - Dudley Group of Hospitals
I am an Honorary Professor at the University of Aston and Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham. I have an active research programme, principally investigating the cause, diagnosis and potential treatments for MS.
ARC BSc Studentship, Foulkes Foundation Travel Award, Wellcome Prize PhD Studentship, Wellcome Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship, Marjorie Hutchings Prize in Psychiatry, Brain Entry Fellowship, Stephen Whittaker Prize, Michael Jefferson Prize.
Nature, Brain, Blood, Brain, BMJ, Journal of Biological Chemistry, Journal of the Royal College of Physicians, Clinical Medicine, Brain Research Bulletin, Journal of Neuroimmunology, Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, European Journal of Immunology, Neurobiology of Disease, Parkinson's Disease, Science Signaling, Expert Reviews in Neurotherapeutics.
Courses offered to GPs
Wide ranging, including the diagnosis and management of Headaches, Multiple Sclerosis, Movement disorders (including Parkinson's disease), Epilepsy and Neuro-ophthalmology, .
- MBChB University of Birmingham 1998
- BSc (First Class) University of Birmingham 1994
Reference number 4503631
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- PhD University of Birmingham 1998
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- Michael Douglas , 2009
Affiliations / memberships
Association of British Neurologists
American Academy of Neurology
- BMI Droitwich Spa
- 09:00 - 12:30
- 01905 793315
- BMI The Priory Hospital
- 14:30 - 17:30
- 0121 684 0195
- West Midlands Hospital, B63 2AH
- 19:30 - 21:00
- 01384 632640
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.