- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr Bowler qualified with distinction in pathology, medicine and surgery from St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School in 1984, subsequently training in general medicine in London and in general neurology at Atkinson Morley's Hospital (now part of St. George's) with further training in general neurology, stroke and dementia at Charing Cross Hospital where he obtained his MD investigating changes in brain blood flow in stroke.
A 3-year fellowship in London, Ontario at the University of Western Ontario followed where he did further research in stroke and dementia before returning to Charing Cross Hospital.
He was appointed Consultant Neurologist at the North Middlesex and Royal Free Hospitals in 1998 where he practices general neurology in addition to running a specialised clinic in stroke.
He has also taken part in the rota covering the Hyperacute Stroke Unit at University College London Hospital and is now a member of the multidisciplinary team looking after patients with vascular malformations etc. at the National Hospital at Queen Square.
Dr. Bowler has over 40 publications on stroke and vascular cognitive impairment and has co-authored one book on vascular cognitive impairment
Areas of interest
Headache / migraine; Dementia; Stroke and all forms of cerebrovascular disease; Epilepsy; Dizziness; Blackouts
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Neurologist, North Middlesex Hospital, Edmonton, London
Consultant Neurologist, Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead, London
Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London
Stroke, vascular dementia, dementia
Stroke, dementia, vascular malformations, headache, dizziness, blackouts and epilepsy
Numerous; Google "Bowler JV" for listing
- FAHA (Fellow of the American Heart Association) American Heart Association 2001
- BSc (with First Class Honours) St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School 1981
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2001
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians 1987
- MB BS (with distinction in Pathology, Medicine and Surgery) St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School 1984
- Fellow in Neurology (Stroke and Dementia) University of Western Ontario, Ontario (1992 -1995) 1992
Reference number 2922995
Details of entry to specialist register
- Neurology , 1997
- The Cavell Hospital, EN2 7PR
- 13:30 - 18:00
- 020 8366 2122
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.
Other ways of contacting me
I can be contacted directly using Skype. My Skype ID is: johnvbowler