Royal Preston Hospital

01772 716565 Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood , Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 322 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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The Neurology Department works closely with neuroradiology, neurophysiology, neurosurgery and neurorehabilitation to diagnose and treat all types of neurological conditions, including common conditions, migraine/headache disorders, epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, stroke, multiple sclerosis, dystonia, and motor neurone disease.  We have specialist clinics for multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, dystonia, peripheral nerve and headache.

The neurology team includes consultant neurologists, specialist registrars/specialty trainees, and specialist nurses in Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, motor neurone disease and epilepsy.

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Learn more about our staff

The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Neurology JULY 2017

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Key facts about the Neurology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 25 weeks for 9/10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

95%Patients recommend this service. 22 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Terrible MS care

Unfortunately 12 months ago my wife was diagnosed with MS. After being diagnosed we were told an MS nurse would contact us promptly to di...

20 September 2017

Excellent all round care, Well done.

My wife was admitted via A&E late on Friday. A&E very good lot of attention given. Transferred to Ward 17 Neurology for assessment. At we...

17 September 2017

Disappointed with Ward 17

i recently had a relative stay on ward 17 which was very disappointing to say the least. Firstly the staff level was very poor on the wa...

14 September 2017

Outstanding professionalism, expertise, care and compassion

We are visiting from Australia and on Monday 4 September I sustained head and neck injuries after slipping in wet conditions while walkin...

11 September 2017


I've never been so disappointed by a hospital in all my life. Passing a 20 year old girl from pillar to post because you have run out of ...

17 August 2017

Neurology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for July '17 Other services in ward for July '17
Ward 17

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust