Dr Jay Panicker

About Jay Panicker

Dr Jay Panicker is the Clinical Director for Neurology at The Walton Centre and a Consultant Neurologist. He did his undergraduate training and part of his postgraduate training in India, acquiring MBBS and MD degrees before moving to the UK to undertake postgraduate training in Neurology which was undertaken in Edinburgh and Liverpool.

He started as a Consultant Neurologist with a specialist interest in movement disorders in 2013 and has a specialist interest in deep brain stimulation and normal pressure hydrocephalus. Dr Panicker is currently the lead for risk and clinical governance in neurology.


Neurology, Movement disorders



Clinical/research interests

Movement disorders

Deep brain stimulation

Normal pressure hydrocephalus

Membership of professional regional and national bodies

International Parkinsons Disease and Movement Disorders Society

European Association of Neurology

American Academy of Neurology

Related Services


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

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Page last updated: 12 August 2021