What is a Neurologist?
A neurologist is a consultant doctor who specialises in the diagnosis and management of neurological symptoms and conditions. Each neurologist who has trained in the UK has undergone a long and rigorous period of training. This is very important because the specialty of Neurology is an especially broad one, covering many aspects of human conditions, some common, some very rare and complicated. A neurologist must keep up to date in every aspect of their practice our knowledge of neurological disease is advancing rapidly.