Dr Nadeem Akhtar

Speciality Neurology
Special clinical interests   Headache
Epilepsy
Current NHS postLong-term, full time locum post at Walsall Manor Hospital as Consultant Neurologist
Year of first medical qualification2005
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies   MEDSU
MDU

Background Information

Professional profile: Dr Nadeem Akhtar is working as a Neurologist in Walsall Manor Hospital after finishing his specialist training in Neurology. He has over ten years of experience in Neurology at various levels. Previously, he has worked with many experienced Neurologists in various teaching University Hospitals and major Neurology centers of UK including London, Bristol, Nottingham, Stoke on Trent, and Coventry. Based on this clinical experience, he has written this handbook Neurology equations to simplify various aspects of clinical diagnosis of neurological conditions whilst introducing the new concept of neurology equations.

Within his general Neurology clinic Dr Akhtar deals with the following symptoms; Headaches, Dizziness, Seizures, Vision problems, Memory problems, Tingling (Pins and Needles) or loss of sensation and Movement problems.

Personal profile: Dr Akhtar is a TV presenter, he presents a programme on health awareness, motivational, stress and time management, called Mind, body and soul on sky 745.  He is a has  written some poems with neurological flavor, examples include, Alien Limb phenomenon, Dementia (Forgetting but not lost) and poems about rare epileptic disorders (Gelastic seizures etc.)