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Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 423 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.

Click here to view more information on the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals website.


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 June 2015

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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of planned level

Ward 17


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More information about this data

Latest reviews of this service

Four day inpatient stay August 2015

Admitted to medical assessment unit via a&e Tuesday night. Transferred to neurology ward Wednesday 9pm. Currently awaiting discharge....

21 August 2015

not good

My partner has been on ward 17 for a few days now and to be honest it is terrible. ..half the staff don't know wot they are doing and are...

17 August 2015

No bed in Preston

My wife has been waiting 12 days in Blackburn Hospital Ward B24 to be transferred to Preston Neurology Ward. 12 Days flat on your back ...

10 August 2015

stay tests and operation at Preston royal infirmary

Spent 6 days in neurological dept, ward's 2a, 2b and 2c. Could.not fault the care on the ward's, the information given, the tests, proced...

17 June 2015

6 monthly check up with the doctor.

I have been receiving regular check-ups for my M.S. with the doctor for many years. I have always been treated with great kindness and r...

16 May 2015

Neurology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for June '15 Other services in ward for June '15
Ward 17

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust