Dr Anand Trip, Consultant in Medical Neurology
Special interests: Multiple Sclerosis and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Biography: Dr Trip studied at the University of Edinburgh Medical School and did postgraduate neurological training in London where he also completed a PhD at the UCL Institute of Neurology. He is a Consultant Neurologist at Northwick Park Hospital and also at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square. He sees patients with all types of neurological problems but has a special interest in neuroinflammatory disorders, neuro-ophthalmology and headache. At Northwick Park, he has two general neurology clinics, provides neurological input to the Regional Rehabilitation Unit and shares in-patient ward referral duties with the other consultant neurologists.
Dr Catherine Mummery, Consultant in Medical Neurology
Special interests: Dementia and Epilepsy
Biography: Cath Mummery graduated from University College Hospital London in 1990 and did a PhD in cognitive neurology at the Institute of Neurology, UCL. She completed her specialist neurology training at National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN) and at Kings College Hospital and was a consultant at KCH from 2002-2004. She has been in her current post as consultant neurologist at NHNN and NPH since 2004. She is associate clinical director at NHNN and lead neurologist at NPH.
She is interested in all forms of neurological disorder and undertakes general clinics and ward reviews at NPH. She has a particular interest in memory disorders and in epilepsy and leads the national cognitive disorders service at NHNN. She is the lead for clinical trials in dementia at NHNN.
Dr Orlando Swayne, Consultant in Medical Neurology
Biography: Orlando Swayne studied medicine at Cambridge University and then at the Royal Free School of Medicine, where he graduated. He completed his neurology specialist training in London, and obtained a PhD in Neuroscience from UCL. He has an academic interest in the control of movement by the brain, and in Neurorehabilitation following stroke, having done original research in these fields both at the UCL Institute of Neurology and at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke in the USA. He also completed a post-training fellowship in Neurorehabilitation.
Dr Swayne was appointed in 2013 to his current post as consultant neurologist both at Northwick Park Hospital and at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN). He is an honorary Senior Lecturer at the UCL Institute of Neurology, and is a member of the Management and Strategy Group for the UCL Partners Centre for Neurorehabilitation Research. At the NHNN he is clinical lead for the Albany Rehabilitation Unit, while at Northwick Park he is neurology trust lead for audit and for education.
Dr Sophie Molloy, MBBChBAO MRCPI MD, Consultant in Medical Neurology
Special interests: Parkinsons and movement disorders, dementia
Biography: Dr Molloy is a consultant neurologist with a specialist interest in movement disorders and neuropsychiatry. She is based at Central Middlesex Hospital on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and runs general neurology clinics on those days (Tuesdays in morning). She is also linked to Imperial and has a Movement Disorder service there, based at Charing Cross. She has a strong interest in clinical trial activity and offers her patients opportunities to become involved in clinical research where appropriate. She is the Neurology and DeNDRoN lead for North West London Clinical Local Research Network.
Dr Charles Kaplan, Consultant in Medical Neurology
Special interests: Stroke
Dr Josephine Swanton, Consultant in Medical Neurology