Neurogenetics

Queen Square offers a fully integrated service encompassing expert clinical assessment, diagnosis and counselling for a range neurogenetic conditions.

Neurogenetics in Queen Square

Queen Square offers a fully integrated service encompassing expert clinical assessment, diagnosis and counselling for a range neurogenetic conditions.

The specialist consultants who work within the neurogenetic service are renowned for their clinical and scientific expertise in a number of conditions, specifically:

  • Inherited movement disorders including Huntington’s Disease., Ataxia and familial Parkinsonian Disease
  • Neuromuscular Disorders including peripheral neuropathies, channelopathies & mitochondrial disorders.

Since neurogenetic conditions are generally long term and incurable, Queen Square is committed to providing a flexible aftercare service to its patients, often working in close partnership with the patient’s local health and care services to ensure continuity of care.

Supported by the UCL Department of Molecular Neuroscience and The Neurogenetics Laboratory, the neurogenetics service is constantly in developing in line with clinical need and provides its patients and medical professionals with a fully comprehensive and cutting-edge service.

Patient testimonial

I really cannot thank you enough for the enormous kindness you and your staff showed me when I came in for my MRI last week. I was extremely nervous, having panicked during an MRI scan before at another hospital. However, your staff put me at ease from the first moment I stepped foot in your department. I have now had my MRI done, and can go back to see my consultant with all of the information he needs. Thank you.

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