Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 314 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 APRIL 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

97%Patients recommend this service. 30 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Royal Preston ward 17

I recently spent 10 days in ward 17. It was a very worrying time but the care from everyone was outstanding. The work load for the nurses...

6 July 2017

Concern re head pain behind left eye

I saw a neurology consultant at spire but as an NHS patient in January 2017. I started with an usual pressure pain behind my left eye in ...

12 June 2017

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

Neurology services at this Hospital

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

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust