Dr Basil Ridha

Consultant Neurologist

BSc, MBBCh, MRCP (UK), MD, MRCP (Neurology), FRCP


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I graduated from the University of Wales College of Medicine with first class honours. I then obtained a post graduate Doctor of Medicine degree from Imperial College London focusing on both diagnostic tools for the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease and potential novel treatments. I worked as a Consultant Neurologist at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals for 10 years.

In addition to working as a general neurologist, I have particularly supported motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis and headache services including the establishment of a dedicated botulinum toxin injection clinic for the treatment of chronic migraines.

I also hold honorary Consultant Neurologist and Senior Lecturer positions at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and University College London, where I support the conduct of clinical trials looking for potential treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Basil Ridha at Spire include:

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Additional information

Headache
Epilepsy
Alzheimers disease
Movement disorders
Multiple sclerosis
Peripheral nerve disease

Special clinical interests: Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, Motor neurone disease.

Honorary Consultant Neurologist at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Honorary Consultant Neurologist at University College London Hospitals (National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery)

I very much enjoy year-round outdoor swimming in Brighton. I love travelling in search of the perfect beach. I enjoy learning foreign languages and I'm currently learning Spanish.