When you attend the clinic, you will have many questions. Dr Paviour’s patient information provides details of how he will examine important aspects of your condition and treatment. Any details you discuss in the clinic will, if you wish, be sent to the referring clinician (often your GP). You will also receive a copy.
It can be difficult to cover in detail everything you may need to know during a consultation. However, Dr Paviour will cover the most important aspects of a diagnosis and treatment.
Dr Paviour’s Patient Information – Conditions
Dr Paviour has a specialist interest in Parkinson’s disease and other Movement Disorders. He also focuses on the management of neurological disorders and complications in pregnancy. He can discuss many conditions with you.
Headache is the most common neurological disorder. It is often a significant problem for the patient. However, it is rarely caused by tumours or a ‘serious’ underlying disease.
Parkinson’s disease is the most common neurodegenerative cause of parkinsonism. It begins between the ages of 40 and 70 years, with peak age onset in the seventh decade.
Multiple sclerosis is a disease affecting nerves in the brain and spinal cord, causing problems with muscle movement, balance and vision. In MS, the myelin, which protects the nerves, becomes damaged, MS is a demyelinating inflammatory disorder.
Dr Paviour’s Patient Information offers more insight into his practice, diagnosis and treatment of these and other conditions.
Dr Paviour is a Consultant Neurologist with a busy NHS and private practice. He graduated in 1998 after training in London, winning the Medical School Gold Medal. Following junior medical jobs in London and at the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals and passing his MRCP examinations, he returned to London and completed a Ph.D. at the Institute of Neurology. He then completed specialist Neurology training in London.
To discuss any symptoms of neurological conditions, please refer to Dr Paviour’s patient information or contact us for more details.