Consultant Profile

Dr Tom Heafield

Dr Tom Heafield MBBS, FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire South Bank Hospital
  • Neurology
    • Epilepsy
    • Headache
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Strokes
Special clinical interests:

Obstetric neurology, critical care

Research interests:

Cerebral circulation

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

Member of the Association of British Neurologists
Member of the American Academy of Neurologists
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Claire Pritchard
Private secretary telephone number:
07916 125455
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Heafield qualified at St Mary's in 1984 and worked in Derby and Birmingham, and was appointed Consultant Neurologist to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Midland Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery in 1994. Between 1996 and 2005 Dr Heafield worked in the TIA service and Neurocritical Care Service at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Dr Heafield runs three or four NHS clinics per week at Worcester including a Neurology/Obstetric clinic and a day case neurology service.

At the Queen Elizabeth Hospital he runs two clinics per week and takes part in the Regional Neurosciences Consultant Rota.

Dr Heafield's special clinical interests cover a wide range of neurological conditions including:

  • Stroke /TIA
  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson
  • Motor neurone Disease
  • Leaning difficulties
  • Epilepsy
  • Obstetric Neurology

He also offers Medico Legal servicies across all aspects of neurology.

Personal profile:

Dr Heafield's time is divided between Worcester and Birmingham and juggles committments to his enjoyable job, young family and pets. When his youngest son of four is older he hopes to take up skiing, running, tennis and horse riding again.

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