Neurology, neurosurgery, neurosciences and stroke
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St George’s is an internationally renowned hospital for neurology, neurosurgery, neurosciences and stroke services. The hospital offers comprehensive services for the diagnosis, treatment and care of all conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord and the peripheral nervous system and muscles.
St George’s is the regional specialist centre for both inpatient and outpatient services for south west London, Surrey and Sussex, serving a population of more than 3 million people. The hospital also plays a central role in the South London Cardiac and Stroke Network.
The vast majority of services are provided in the Atkinson Morley Wing at St George’s Hospital. Neurorehabilitation services are also provided at Queen Mary’s Hospital, a specialist rehabilitation community hospital. The Atkinson Morley Wing and Queen Mary’s Hospital are both new state-of-the-art buildings that were built specially to cater for neurology patients, with staff and patients having access to modern facilities and equipment.
As the only hospital in the UK with a medical school on site, St George’s is a major centre for research and education. This means that St George’s patients benefit from the latest and most innovative treatments and procedures, improving the outcomes for thousands of patients each year.
The department provides a number of specialist services:
- Autonomic disorders
- Botulinum toxin therapy
- Cognitive neurology and dementia
- General neurology clinic
- Headache service
- Infectious diseases and HIV neurology
- Movement disorders
- Multiple sclerosis
- Neuro and vestibular outpatient physiotherapy
- Neurological pathology
- Neuromuscular disorders
- Obstetric neurology
- Pain clinic
- Stroke unit
- Tourette Syndrome
- Traumatic brain injury
GPs and patients can contact the department about appointments through the Neurosciences Bookings Centre.
Services are provided by multidiscplinary clinical teams. Each team is led by one of our internationally renowned consultants, supported by specialist nurses and therapists.
- Mr Matthew Crocker, Neurosurgery
- Dr Niranjanan Nirmalananthan, Neurology
- Gill Cluckie, Stroke
- Dr Andrew Mackinnon, Neuroradiology
- Dr Sancho Wong, Neurorehabilitation
- Dr Andrew Nicolaou, Chronic Pain
- Alex Stamp
Assistant General Manager
- Thomas Jones (Thomas.firstname.lastname@example.org)
Information about the clinicians providing neurology services and the service managers are available on each service page.
Referrals are made by other healthcare professionals and GPs. Healthcare professionals should read the guidance on making urgent and non-urgent referrals.
Neurosciences Bookings Centre
Department of Neurology
Ground Floor, Atkinson Morley Wing
St George's Hospital
Tooting SW17 0QT
GPs and patients can contact the department directly about appointments through the Neurosciences Bookings Centre.