Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 326 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 OCTOBER 2016

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)
neurorehabilitation unit


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of planned level


of planned level


of planned level

Ward 17


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of planned level

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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

100%Patients recommend this service. 27 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Disgraceful Staff

Horrendous experience at RPH.After my consuitation at Neurophysiology my wife and I waited in out patients reception for 3 hours and when...

18 May 2017

My daughters care

Ward 17 are currently looking after my daughter, the whole team have been considerate, caring compassionate. I believe that it is often t...

2 May 2017

Waste of time

Waste of my time, terrible bed side manner and this was in out patients clinic. They didn't listen to me and what I had to say, it was li...

12 April 2017

first class experience

Every single aspect of my stay in the hospital was excellent. The doctor was very clever ,compassionate and efficient. The Nursing staff...

28 March 2017

Neurology Nurse Practitioner Team

I get regular treatment by the Neurological Nurse Practitioner Team. They are very professional, up-to-date and genuinely pleasant people.

6 March 2017

Neurology services at this Hospital

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

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust