Dr McAuley is a consultant neurologist practising on Wednesdays at Spire Roding Hospital.
After qualifying in 1989 at Cambridge Univeristy and working on a medical rotation at Manchester Royal Infirmary, he undertook specialist training in Neurology on the North Thames rotation and at the National Hospital, Queen's Square, where he was awarded the Ralph Noble Prize for his MD thesis. He took up his consultant post in 2001 and was subsequently elected FRCP in 2004.
Since working as a consultant, Dr McAuley has gained a wealth of clinical experience in his NHS practices at King George Hospital, Ilford, Essex, and at the Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel. He also holds an Honorary Senior Lecture post at Queen Mary College, London, where he set up an electrophysiological research laboratory to investigate motor control and the pathophysiology of movement disorders.
As well as a broad background in general neurology, Dr McAuley has particlular experience in the management of movement disorders, such as Parkinsonism, tremor and dystonia, and in the treatment of movement disorders, chronic pain and refactory epilepsy with neurostimulation devices. He also specialises in the management of stroke, headache and vertigo.