Mr Tolu Adesina
Consultant Geriatrician and Stroke Physician
"A very friendly and ultra professional hospital with committed staff who clearly enjoy what they do."
I have been a Consultant Geriatrician and Stroke Physician since May 2009.
I have multiple areas of interests including all aspects of general and geriatric medicine, assessment of the older adult with complex medical problems, stroke and transient ischaemic attacks, funny turns/dizzy spells, peri operative assessments, hypertension and heart failure in older patients, memory impairment and dementia. I am a member of the British association of Stroke Physicians and also a Royal College of Physicians Representative.
I completed my specialist training in general internal medicine and geriatric medicine on the North West London SPR rotation before taking up a substantive consultant role as a Consultant Geriatrician with an interest in stroke medicine at University College London and North Middlesex University Hospitals.I moved to West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust in 2014.
In addition to my clinical role, I am also the Clinical Lead for stroke services in West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Tolu Adesina at Spire include:
Spire Harpenden Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
MBBS / University of Ilorin, Nigeria / 1995
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
I have been the Clinical Lead for Stroke services at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS trust since June 2014