- provides a diagnostic service to aid in the diagnosis of a wide range of neurological conditions.
- low waiting time for tests for both Adult and Paediatric Outpatients and Inpatients.
- dedicated professional team comprising Consultant and Clinical Physiologists.
Neurophysiology is a medical speciality studying disorders of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System.
A variety of tests are performed to investigate how the brain and nervous system are functioning. These include:
EEG (Electroencephalopathy) – Study of the electrical activity of the brain.
Nerve Conduction Studies – Study of the electrical activity of the nerves.
EMG (Electromyogram) – Study of the electrical activity of the muscles.
EP (Evoked Potentials) – Studies of the brain’s response to stimulation of the sensory pathways.
Neurophysiology is an allied speciality of Neurology but provides a service to a variety of referring specialities, including Paediatrics, Orthopaedics and Ophthalmology, and GPs.
Royal Surrey Neurophysiology Team
Consultant Neurophysiologist Dr Michael Sheehy
Head of Neurophysiology Sharon Boxall
Senior Clinical Physiologists Helen Hall & Elaine Glasspool
Sharon Boxall: Tel 01483 464128
Secretaries: Tel 01483 464128