Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

Contact information

0121 627 2000
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre
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B15 2TH

52.4522917, -1.9409877

In addition to their general neurological and neurosurgical services, the department provides 24-hour emergency care and, as QEHB is a major trauma centre, the specialists work as part of a multidisciplinary team delivering urgent and complex care.

The regional centre has eight full-time consultant neurologists and more than 20 other consultants, plus clinical nurse specialists.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham has a dedicated neuromuscular clinic as well as a respiratory and cardiology failure clinics.

How to access the service

To access the service a patient must be referred by either a GP or a consultant.

The team

Dr Yusuf A Rajabally

Consultant Neurologist

Doctor Rajabally qualified and trained in neurology in France, obtaining an MD on genetic neuropathies in 1997. Consultant in Leicester since 2001, running a neuromuscular clinic and involved in clinical research in inflammatory and other acquired neuropathies.

Dr Saiju Jacob

Consultant Neurologist

Doctor Jacob carried out his neurology training in London and the West Midlands, with doctoral research and fellowship at Oxford. His special interests include neuromuscular and neuroimmunology disorders, with weekly clinics for each.

Dr Nicholas Davies

Consultant Neurologist

Doctor Davies trained in Birmingham and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London. Specialist interests include: Neuromuscular disorders, metabolic diseases and ion channel disorders.

Dr Venkataramanan Srinivasan

Consultant Neurologist

Dr Hardev Pall

Consultant Neurologist

Dr Hardev Pall is a clinical neurologist with an interest in teaching and research. He graduated from Bristol University in 1979 and had postgraduate training in Birmingham, London and Cambridge. Clinical interests in movement and motor neurone disorders. Has clinics for movement disorders and patients for deep brain stimulation surgery.

Dr Girija Sadalage

Consultant Neurologist 

Dr Shyam Madathil

Consultant in respiratory medicine

Doctor Madathil obtained his membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2002. He covers general respiratory medicine with a special interest in non-invasive ventilation and sleep apnoea.

Dr William Bradlow 

Cardiology Consultant 

Dr William Moody

Cardiology Consultant

Dr Shyamn Madathil 

Respiratory Consultant

Alice Roe 

Adult Neuromuscular Clinical Nurse Specialist 

Helen Chase 

Neuromuscular Physiotherapist 

Trudy Pelton

Neuromuscular Physiotherapist 

Dr Rajdeep Jain

Neurophysiology Consultant

Dr Paul Mocroft 

Neurophysiology Consultant

Dr Ashish Garg

Neurophysiology Consultant

Jane O'Connor

Transition Care Advisor



Clinics are held at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

  • Specialist neuromuscular consultant clinics
  • Specialist neuroimmunology consultant clinics (for myasthenia gravis)
  • Specialist Inflammatory neuropathy consultant clinics
  • Joint cardiology and neuromuscular clinics (with palliative care)
  • Joint metabolic and neuromuscular clinics
  • Ion channel clinic
  • Neuromuscular nurse clinics
  • NIV clinics