The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sports Related Concussion” – July 2017

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sports Related Concussion” – July 2017

On Tuesday 11th July 2017, Queen Square Private Healthcare welcomed an audience of primary care professionals to the 4th in our popular series of GP Seminars.   For this event, we were pleased to welcome Dr Richard Sylvester, who is a consultant neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery here in Queen Square. He […]

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Q&A with Dr Tabish Saifee, Consultant Neurologist

Dr Tabish Saifee is a Consultant Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in Queen Square and the London North West Healthcare NHS Trust. He runs large neurology clinics for both NHS and private patients with all neurological disorders.  However, his specialist interest is in movement disorders, for which he was awarded a […]

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sleep Disorder” – May 2017

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sleep Disorder” – May 2017

On Tuesday May 16th 2017, Queen Square Private Healthcare welcomed an audience of GP’s, other primary care professionals and charity representatives to the lecture theatre in Queen Square for a seminar with Dr Sofia Eriksson, consultant neurologist and clinical lead for neurological sleep disorders at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. As explained by […]

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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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Patient Satisfaction Survey Results for the Queen Square Imaging Centre – March 2017

The results are in for this month’s patient satisfaction survey for the Queen Square Imaging Centre. We are extremely pleased with the feedback we have received this month and are rightly proud of the team who work hard to make sure that every patient’s experience is a good one.

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Patient Satisfaction Survey Results for the Queen Square Imaging Centre – February 2017

The results are now in from our most recent patient satisfaction survey for the Queen Square Imaging Centre. We are very proud of our dedicated team of clinical and administrative staff who ensure that we can maintain such a high level of customer service.

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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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Improving access and safety in MRI for patients with implantable cardiac devices

Improving access and safety in MRI for patients with implantable cardiac devices

The use of cardiac pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) has increased dramatically in recent years, due in part to expanded indications for their use, and an aging society.  Furthermore, as many as 75% of patients who currently have an implantable cardiac electronic device will need MRI during their lifetime. In the past, cardiac pacemakers and […]

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sciatica” – January 2017

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Sciatica” – January 2017

The event report from the Queen Square GP Seminar event on Sciatica, held on Tuesday 17th January 2017 in Queen Square, London.

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Dizziness and Vertigo” – November 2016

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Dizziness and Vertigo” – November 2016

On Tuesday November 8th 2016, Queen Square Private Healthcare welcomed an audience of GPs to the lecture theatre in Queen Square for a very popular event in the 2016 Queen Square GP seminar series.  For this, the last event of our 2016 seminar series, we were pleased to welcome Professor Adolfo Bronstein, Consultant Neurologist and […]

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Q&A with Anna Duff, Specialist Physiotherapist

Anna Duff is a highly specialist and experienced physiotherapist working at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.  She is involved in the treatment of a wide variety of complex neurological and mobility difficulties, and has recently joined the Queen Square Private Consulting Rooms to bring her services to private patients and consultants in Queen […]

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Headache” – September 2016

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Headache” – September 2016

On Tuesday September 6th 2016, Queen Square Private Healthcare welcomed an audience of GPs and charitable organisations to the lecture theatre in Queen Square for a very popular event in the 2016 Queen Square GP Seminar series.  For this event, we were very pleased to host Dr Manjit Matharu, a Consultant Neurologist at the National […]

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Q&A with Professor Huw Morris, Consultant Neurologist

In this Q&A, we speak with Professor Huw Morris about his role as a consultant neurologist in Queen Square, and his special expertise Parkinson’s Disease

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The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Epilepsy” – July 2016

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Epilepsy” – July 2016

The event review for the Queen Square GP Seminar which focused on the management of chronic epilepsy, held on Tuesday July 5th 2016.

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MRI Scans and Claustrophobia: Dispelling the myths and managing anxiety

MRI Scans and Claustrophobia: Dispelling the myths and managing anxiety

Patients who suffer from claustrophobia may often dread the prospect of an MRI scan. However, in this article we dispel some of the myths surrounding MRI and make suggestions as to how anxiety can be managed successfully.

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Q&A with Dr Sanjeev Rajakulendran, Consultant Neurologist

In this Q&A, we speak with Dr Sanjeev Rajakulendran about his role as a consultant neurologist in Queen Square, and his special expertise in epilepsy.

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The Queen Square GP Seminars –  “Pain Management and Neuromodulation” – May 2016

The Queen Square GP Seminars – “Pain Management and Neuromodulation” – May 2016

The event review for the Queen Square GP Seminar held on Wednesday May 4th 2016, featuring presentations on pain management and neuromodulation.

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WATCH | Queen Square Enterprises: The First 30 Years

In 2015, QS Enterprises celebrated its 30th anniversary. In this video, the original founders of the company explain how and why our innovative, and unique business was created.

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Q&A with Dr Fergus Robertson, Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist

In this Q&A, we speak with Dr Fergus Robertson about his role as a consultant interventional neuroradiologist in Queen Square, and his special expertise in the endovascular treatment of aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations.

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Q&A with Mr Graham Faulkner, Chairman of QS Enterprises

In this Q&A, we speak with Mr Graham Faulkner, Chairman of QS Enterprises about the successes, and future of the UK’s first health sector social enterprise.

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Q&A with Mr Andrew McEvoy, Consultant Neurosurgeon

In this Q&A, we speak with Mr Andrew McEvoy about his role as a consultant neurosurgeon in Queen Square, and his special expertise in the surgical treatment of Brain Tumours and Epilepsy

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The Queen Square GP Seminars Event Review – “Dementia” – March 2016

The Queen Square GP Seminars Event Review – “Dementia” – March 2016

The event review for the Queen Square GP Seminar held on Tuesday March 1st 2016 which focused on Dementia and Alzheimer’s.

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Neurology in Queen Square

Neurology in Queen Square

By Dr Hadi Manji, Consultant Neurologist at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, also known the world over as ‘Queen Square’, opened its doors in 1860. Originally known as The National Hospital for the Relief and Cure of the Paralysed and Epileptic, the hospital was founded mainly […]

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Q&A with Mr Ludvic Zrinzo, Consultant Neurosurgeon

In this Q&A, we speak with Mr Ludvic Zrinzo about his role as a consultant neurosurgeon in Queen Square, and his special expertise in deep brain stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders.

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Q&A with Dr Susie Henley, Clinical Psychologist

In this Q&A, we speak with Dr Susie Henley about her role as a clinical psychologist in Queen Square, and her work with patients who are suffering from neurological illness.

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Migraine: A Headache Specialist’s Perspective

Migraine: A Headache Specialist’s Perspective

By Dr Kevin Shields, Consultant Neurologist, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery   When I tell colleagues that I run a specialist headache clinic I am often met with a wry smile. I have always been perplexed by this curious reaction, as headache is one of the most common neurological complaints encountered in daily […]

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