Dr Richard Sylvester

Dr Richard Sylvester

Consultant Neurologist

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Dr Richard Sylvester
Dr Richard Sylvester
About Dr Richard Sylvester

Dr Sylvester is a Consultant Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

In addition to offering general neurology expertise, he runs rehabilitation clinics addressing cognitive issues after traumatic brain injury.  He also has a particular interest in sports related concussion and is an advisor to the English Football Association.

Dr Sylvester was also awarded a PhD in cognitive neurology from UCL, with his research focussing on the use of functional MRI (fMRI) to investigate human attention and awareness.

Special interests
  • General neurology
  • Cognitive disorders
  • Sports related concussion
Education
  • PHD Neurological Sciences University College London 2009
  • MRCP London 2002
  • BM BCH Oxford University 1999
Memberships
  • Association British Neurologists
Private medical secretary

 Lottie Wade