Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 408 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 NOVEMBER 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

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 17weeks for 9 out of 10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

97%Patients recommend this service. 62 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

Needed surgery to remove rare pineal region brain tumour

Had one op to give blood supply to my brain tumour. Went in through my groin and op lasted five hrs. All good and home following day. Bac...

16 January 2016

AndrewB in Hospital!!

i would like to thank everyone involved with my recovery - particularly ward 2b, neuro rehab and all the others of course!! thanks Th...

12 January 2016

Ward 17-Charlotte's stay....

My family and myself would like to thank all the staff and specialists,the Consultant's team especially for the wonderful and respectful ...

17 December 2015

fantastic care would highly recommend

I was first referred to the neurology department less than 12 months ago. My care from day one has been fantastic from secretaries , he...

28 September 2015


Went for an urgent referral visit to the neurology department today after MRI scan. The neurologist was very friendly and reassuring as I...

26 September 2015

Neurology services at this Hospital

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

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust