Consultant Profile

Dr Nahin Hussain

Dr Nahin Hussain MBBS, DCH, MSc, MRCPI, FRCPCH
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Neurology
    • Epilepsy
    • Headache
    • Movement disorders
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Neuromuscular disorders
    • Strokes
  • Paediatric medicine
    Special clinical interests:

    Paediatric neurology, paediatric epilepsy, paediatric headache (migraine), inherited metabolic diseases, movement disorders, neuro-developmental disorders, paediatric neuromuscular conditions, paediatric neurorehabilitation and paediatric neurodisability.

    Research interests:

    Dr Hussain has published widely, with more than 20 peer reviewed articles in national and international journals. He has participated in multi-centre studies and is the reviewer of several Journals.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Leicester Royal Infirmary, University Hospitals of Leicester

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
    European Epilepsy Academy
    British Paediatric Neurology (BPNA)
    Member of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0116 265 3685
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Nahin Hussain is a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist who as well as practising in the NHS, practices privately at Spire Leicester Hospital. Dr Hussain has more than 15 years experience in paediatrics, paediatric neurology, epilepsy and neuromuscular conditions in children. His specialist areas include paediatric neurology, paediatric epilepsy, paediatric headache, inherited metabolic diseases, movement disorders, developmental delay, paediatric neuromuscular conditions, paediatric neurorehabilitation and paediatric neurodisability.

    Personal profile:

    Dr Hussain speaks several languages including Hindi, Urdu and Tamil and enjoys travelling and playing cricket.

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