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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Queen Square Private Healthcare Awarded Best Neurological Care Centre Honour

Queen Square Private Healthcare Awarded Best Neurological Care Centre Honour

Queen Square Private Healthcare have been named ‘Best Neurological Care Centre -UK’ of 2017 by Global Health and Pharma’s Private Healthcare Awards. The Private Healthcare Awards were created to reward outstanding service and commitment within the private healthcare sector, with winners chosen on merit from votes received from respected industry partners. Peter Sutton, QS Enterprise‘s […]

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“Queen Square in the News” – Dr Richard Sylvester Discusses Football-related Brain Injury in The Independent

“Queen Square in the News” – Dr Richard Sylvester Discusses Football-related Brain Injury in The Independent

Queen Square Consultant Neurologist Dr Richard Sylvester features in The Independent newspaper today, where he discusses football-related brain injury. Dr Sylvester, who has co-written the FA’s guidelines on managing concussion, sheds light on a recent study by the University of Stirling which led to calls for the banning of football in certain age groups due to […]

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“Queen Square in the News” – Dr Simon Kirwilliam contributes to a National story on Stroke Recovery

“Queen Square in the News” – Dr Simon Kirwilliam contributes to a National story on Stroke Recovery

This month, Queen Square Clinical Psychologist Dr Simon Kirwilliam contributed to a news article on rehabilitation following stroke, which was featured in a number of National online publications. The story focusses on new research which shows the strongest links yet between physical activity training and improving cognitive function in stroke patients. Dr Kirwilliam explains that […]

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“Queen Square in the News” – Professor Ray Dolan awarded prestigious Brain Prize

“Queen Square in the News” – Professor Ray Dolan awarded prestigious Brain Prize

Professor Ray Dolan, Consultant Neurologist in Queen Square has been awarded the prestigious Brain Prize award, alongside Professor Peter Dayan from University College London and Professor Wolfram Schultz from Denmark’s Lundbeck Foundation. The prize has been awarded in recognition for their study of the brain’s reward centre, work which has ‘unravelled the critical role of […]

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“Queen Square in the News” – Anna Duff contributes to National story on Stroke recovery

“Queen Square in the News” – Anna Duff contributes to National story on Stroke recovery

This month, Queen Square Physiotherapist Anna Duff contributed to a news article on stroke recovery which was featured in a number of National online publications. The story focusses on the astounding recovery of British rock climber Mikey Cleverdon, who suffered a stroke at the age of 27, as a result of an arteriovenous malformation on […]

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