Dr Ben Simpson
MA, MB, BS, MRCP, PhD
I am a consultant neurologist and qualified from Cambridge and London. I trained in Cambridge, London and the Midlands. I have a PhD from Imperial College London in scanning patients with Parkinson’s disease and memory problems. my main clinical interests are headaches, Parkinson’s disease, tremors, dystonia and botulinum toxin injection therapy.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Ben Simpson at Spire include:
Dr Simpson treats Alzheimer’s disease, Epilepsy, Headache, Memory disorders, Movement disorders, Multiple sclerosis, Muscle disease, Neurogenetics, Neuro-immunology, Neuromuscular disorders, Neuro-ophthalmology, Pain management, Peripheral nerve disease, Strokes.
Spire Leicester 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.
Association of British Neurologists
British Medical Association
Royal College of Physicians
American Academy of Neurology
Movement Disorders Society
East Midlands Neurology Training Assessment Panel
Medical Defence Union
Parkinson’s disease and related movement disorders, scanning in Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease.
Consultant Neurologist, University Hospital Lecester - Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital.
I enjoy the outdoor life, especially running, mountaineering and Scuba diving. Indoors, I like music and cooking.