Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 402 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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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 December 2014

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Ward) % 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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Ward 17


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More information about this data

Key facts about the Neurology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: service

95%Patients recommend this service. 44 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

what a difference

I have just come away from an appointment at the Neurology clinic.It was my second appointment and with a different consultant as I had f...

6 February 2015

not listening

I was referred to neurologist by my gp.I found the appointment a waste of time and have had to ask my gp to get me another appointment wh...

29 January 2015

Revisit as in-patient to Ward 17 due to relapse

Taken ill abroad with re-occurence of myasthenia gravis. Flew home to first available bed in Ward 17. Following 5 days of treatment my r...

25 January 2015


He didn't listen to anything I had to say, basically shut the door and said he didn't believe anything I had to say. He began doin the p...

10 January 2015


I go to Preston royal to see the doctor in neurology for treatment every 3 months. The doctor is fantastic, the problem is they don't boo...

23 November 2014

Neurology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for December '14 Other services in ward for December '14
Ward 17

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust