Neurology is the study of the nervous system and the diagnosis of conditions that affect it. The nervous system is extremely complex and regulates and coordinates the body’s activities. It involves the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles.

Some of the common concerns for seeing a neurologist are:

  • Headaches
  • Dizziness
  • Seizures
  • Vision problems
  • Memory problems
  • Tingling or loss of sensation
  • Movement problems

The neurology department offers treatment for a wide range of neurological disorders and conditions including:

  • Parkinson’s
  • Headaches
  • Strokes
  • Seizure disorders
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Dystonia
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disease

Location

Neurology is based in the Betjeman Centre, Ground Floor, Great Western Hospital

Clinics run in the Betjemen Centre, Cherwell and Wren Units.

Contact

Epilepsy nurse: 01793 605946 or gwh.epilepsy@nhs.net

Multiple Sclerosis nurse: 01793 605946 or gwh.neurologynurses@nhs.net 

Consultant Neurophysiologists: 01793 605114

Parkinson’s Nurse: 01793 646436