Dr Viraj Bharambe

About Viraj Bharambe

Dr Viraj Bharambe is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.

He studied medicine at the University of Southampton and completed post-graduate medical training in Cheltenham, Gloucester and London. He undertook neurology training at The Walton Centre where he developed specialist interests in cerebrovascular medicine and epilepsy. 

His clinical work includes general neurology and stroke clinics as well as neurology outreach at Aintree University Hospital. His specialist clinics at The Walton Centre include first seizure, complex epilepsy and complex cerebrovascular clinics. 

He leads on the neurology placement for Edge Hill University and travels to Universidade Católica de Moçambique for two weeks a year to deliver the neurology block for medical students and help train postgraduate doctors. 




  • BM
  • BSc(Hons)
  • MRCP

Clinical/research interests

  • General neurology
  • Vascular neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Medical education

Membership of professional regional and national bodies

  • Royal College of Physicians (London)
  • Association of British Neurologists
  • British Medical Association

Related Services


The Neurology service provides specialist care to patients across Cheshire, Merseyside, North Wales and the Isle of Man. 


The Walton Centre has a world-class reputation for our epilepsy service. Our epilepsy services are huge and comprehensive, including specialist video-telemetry diagnostics, an epilepsy surgery programme - offering the full range of procedures - and specialist neuropsychological support for patients with epilepsy and those with non-epileptic attack disorder.

Cognitive neurology

Cognitive neurology is the field that deals with brain diseases which primarily affect thinking.

Page last updated: 19 July 2023