Q&A with the Therapy Team at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Q&A with the Therapy Team at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

The therapy team at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN) have established a new private outpatient service based at the Queen Square Private Consulting Rooms.  This new service, which will roll out fully over the next few months, already offers specialist outpatient physiotherapy, and will soon also offer occupational therapy and speech and […]

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“What Actually Happens When We Sleepwalk?” by Dr Sofia Eriksson

“What Actually Happens When We Sleepwalk?” by Dr Sofia Eriksson

We all know the old saying: “Never wake a sleepwalker!” But why not? And what actually is sleepwalking in the first place? Here to answer that and other sleepwalking-related queries is Doctify Neurologist, Dr Sofia Eriksson. What happens to our brains during a ‘normal’ night’s sleep? This is a surprisingly difficult question to answer. During […]

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“6 Things You Never Knew About Narcolepsy” by Dr Sofia Eriksson

“6 Things You Never Knew About Narcolepsy” by Dr Sofia Eriksson

When people have narcolepsy in the movies, they tend to fall asleep immediately, no matter what they’re doing. It’s often played for comedy as sufferers instantly pass out mid-conversation. But what actually causes it? And can people really fall asleep standing up? Here to separate the fact from fiction is neurologist, Dr Sofia Eriksson. What […]

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Dr Nikhil Sharma, consultant neurologist, is awarded a major research grant

Dr Nikhil Sharma, consultant neurologist, is awarded a major research grant

Dr Nikhil Sharma, a consultant neurosurgeon here in Queen Square has been awarded a £1.2million grant to continue his investigation into how changes in gut bacteria may slow the progression of neurodegenerative disorders such as Motor Neurone Disease. Dr Sharma is part of a team who will use imaging techniques to assess whether changes in gut bacteria […]

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – ‘Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus’ – September 2017

The Queen Square GP Seminars – ‘Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus’ – September 2017

On Tuesday September 5th 2017, Queen Square Private Healthcare hosted a seminar with Mr Ahmed Toma, a consultant neurosurgeon at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in Queen Square.  This event aimed to provide the audience of GP’s and other healthcare professionals with a guide to the diagnosis and management of patients with normal […]

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