The Neurology service provides specialist care to patients across Cheshire, Merseyside, North Wales and the Isle of Man. Our network of satellite clinics operates from 15 acute hospitals, providing both outpatient services and support to inpatients. It is a large and busy neurology service which in 2020/21, saw almost 70,000 new and follow up outpatients and treated over 3,500 inpatients in either The Walton Centre’s day case or ward facilities.
A multi-skilled professional team includes 46 consultants and 28 specialist nurses, who work alongside an experienced therapy team to provide the holistic and multidisciplinary care required for our patients. Sub-speciality clinics are also provided in epilepsy, movement disorders, headache, neuromuscular, multiple sclerosis, motor neurone disease, vascular and neuro myelitis optica.
Dr Anita Krishnan is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre, specialising in headaches and CSF pressure disorders.
Dr Wojciech Pietkiewicz is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Alakendu Sekhar is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Roger Mills is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Andrew Larner is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Liene Elsone is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Hanan Osman Hassan is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Dr Richard Ellis is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.
Our specialist nurse service provides patients, families, carers and other health professionals information and advice regarding epilepsy and its management.
The service provides clinics to support four consultants specialising in headaches
Providing specialist advice, support and education for patients, and their carers, who have Parkinson’s disease and related disorders
Epileptic seizures occur when there is an episode of abnormal electrical activity within the brain.
The Walton Centre runs a clinic for patients with a range of neurogenetic disorders, principally various forms of cerebellar ataxias.
Motor neurone disease (MND) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks the upper and lower motor neurones.
We offer a comprehensive diagnostic, therapeutic and support service for adult patients with neuromuscular disorders (NMD)
Neuromyelitis Optica is a rare neurological condition and is characterised by relapses affecting the optic nerves and spinal cord.
Page last updated: 10 August 2021