Consultant Profile

Dr John O'Dwyer

Dr John O'Dwyer MB, BCh, MA, MD, DipHSM, PGDipStat, MRCPI
Practicing at:
Spire Clare Park Hospital
  • Neurology
    Special clinical interests:
    • Strokes
    • Neuromuscular disorders
    • Muscle disease
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Movement disorders including dystonia and hyperkinetic
    • Headaches
    • Epilepsy
    • Botox
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    • Frimley Park Hospital 
    • Honorary Consultant at St Georges Hospital
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    • Association of British Neurologists
    • Movement Disorders Society
    • British Medical Association
    • American Academy of Neurology
    • European Stroke Association
    • South-East Neurological Association
    Financial interests/shares:

    Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.

    Contact Details 
    Private secretary:
    Janet  Delves
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01252 851 789
    Private secretary fax:
    01252 850 985
    Tuesday Afternoon
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr O'Dwyer obtained his primary medical degree from Trinity College, University of Dublin in 1998. He completed general medical training and became a member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 2002 having spent 6 months in Neurology. He completed his doctoral degree with research on Dystonia, including collaboration with specialists in New York and Paris. He came to London in 2010 and was Senior Registrar for the new Hyper Acute Stroke Unit at the Atkinson Morley wing of St Georges Hospital.

    He is lead for epilepsy at Frimley Park Hospital and lead for botox/dystonia at St Georges Hospital. His clinical interests include all types of epilepsy, other paroxysmal disorders including headache, parkinsonism, and dystonia/hyperkinetic movement disorders.

    He has actively continued to write papers for neurology clinical and research journals. He has ongoing research interests in both epilepsy and movement disorders.

    Personal profile:

    He is married with one son, and lives in central London. His interests outside medicine include rugby, sailing, diving, music and art

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    Dr John O'Dwyer

    Dr John O'Dwyer Neurology Consultant, Farnham, Surrey, Hampshire, private hospital specialist.

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