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Royal Preston Hospital

Telephone: 01772 716565
Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
Website: http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 426 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 May 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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Ward 17


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Key facts about the Neurology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: service

92%Patients recommend this service. 25 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

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

trying to get seen

i have had degenerative spine over the years but back went on 10 October 2013 and i am still trying to get appointments to get it sorted ...

7 April 2015

No compassion

My sister has been in here waiting for an operation that she has waited for the last 12 months. After paying for a consultation for a sca...

21 March 2015

Pre op visit and more

Have been to Preston a few times now and found everyone working there to be very helpful from the enquiry desk at the reception through t...

12 March 2015

Neurology services at this Hospital

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

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust