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Dr Sivakumar Sathasivam

Dr Sivakumar Sathasivam

Consultant Neurologist
MB BCh, MRCP (UK),LLM PhD

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

Spire Cheshire Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Sivakumar Sathasivam at Spire include:

Other treatments

Neurology, neuromuscular disorders, headache, peripheral nerve disease

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Professional profile

As a Consultant Neurologist at The Walton Centre I cover all aspects of General Neurology and provide a specialist service for patients with neuromuscular and motor neurone disorders. I qualified from Queen's University of Belfast in 1995. I continued my General Medical Training in Liverpool, Glasgow and Newcastle. I then proceeded to be a Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Sheffield where I completed my PhD in Motor Neurone Disease in 2004, after being awarded the Action Research Fellowship. I did my Specialist Registrar training in Neurology at the Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, where I was appointed a Consultant Neurologist in 2007. My higher medical training in Neurology was completed at The Walton Centre. I currently help set questions for postgraduate examinations for doctors conducted by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London, Glasgow and Edinburgh. I am an Educational Supervisor for Neurology trainee doctors. My interest in medical ethics have led me to complete a LLM in Medical Law and Ethics in 2011. I have published extensively on a wide variety of topics such as headaches, myasthenia gravis, motor neurone disorders, peripheral neuropathy, epilepsy and medical ethics.


Private contact details

Telephone 01925 215 087
Private secretary Chris Manley - 07756212587
Private secretary email chrismanley@hotmail.co.uk
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Current NHS posts

Consultant Neurologist, The Walton Centre, Liverpool.

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