COVID-19 information

Visiting is once again welcomed at The Walton Centre. So that we can safely reintroduce visiting, visits should be pre-booked with an allocated appointment slot. Patients can have two visitors each.

General safety measures remain in place at The Walton Centre - and in our other clinic settings within the community – until further notice. These include temperature checks, the wearing of face coverings and social distancing.

Parkinson's disease Nurse Specialists

Service contact information

Service detail

We provide specialist advice, support and education for patients, and their carers, who have Parkinson’s disease and related disorders. We provide monitoring of symptom management and medication adjustment. We liaise with, and signpost or refer to, other healthcare professionals, social care support and other agencies as appropriate. We support our patients through ward referral, nurse lead clinics and telephone contact as required.

Getting here

The Walton Centre - Main Hospital Building

The Walton Centre Main Building

This building hosts many of our in-patient services, including wards and theatres, and some outpatients services.


Lower Lane, Liverpool, L9 7LJ

Directions and map

The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust is not responsible for third-party sites or content.

Referral information

Referral to our service is via initial consultation and diagnosis with a Walton Centre Consultant

Patient leaflets

Dystonia - Deep brain stimulation

At The Walton Centre  we have been using DBS treatment to help many patients with Dystonia Disease. This information will give you more information about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) treatment and answer some of your questions.

Parkinson's disease - Deep brain stimulation

More information about deep brain stimulation (DBS) treatment in general and answer some of your questions. It is a guide for patients who have been assessed
as suitable for the DBS surgery.

Parkinson's disease Nurse Specialists

What the Parkinson's disease nurse specialists do and how to get in contact with them

Tremor Deep Brain Stimulation

Information for patients being considered for deep brain stimulation

Parkinson's disease Nurse Specialists Consultants

Dr Sundus Alusi

Dr Sundus Alusi has been a Consultant Neurologist since 2004 and has a special interest in movement disorders. Since 2020 she has been the clinical lead for movement disorders at The Walton Centre. 

Dr Dinesh Damodaran

Dr Dinesh Damodaran was appointed Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre in 2014 where he is part of team delivering the Movement Disorder service. 

Dr Malcolm Steiger

Dr Malcolm Steiger is a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre.

Page last updated: 22 June 2021