Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee

Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee

BSC, PHD, MBBS, MRCP(UK), MRCP(UK)NEUROLOGY

Neurology

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 2 specialists
18 years of experience
10 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.94

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

4.94

Top feedback

“Friendly, easy to follow and highly professional.“
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6102796
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,868 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital Elstree Waterfront

    The Waterfront Beaufort House Elstree Road, Elstree, United Kingdom, WD6 3BS
    819 reviews

    Queen Square Private Consulting Rooms (Now University College Hospital)

    23 Queen Square, London, United Kingdom, WC1N 3BG
    217 reviews

    Pinehill Hospital

    Benslow Lane, Hitchin, United Kingdom, SG4 9QZ
    174 reviews

    The Physicians' Clinic

    13-14 Devonshire Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7AE
    168 reviews

    The Royal Free London Private Patients Unit

    Pond Street, London, United Kingdom, NW3 2QG
    157 reviews

    Rivers Hospital

    High Wych Road, Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom, CM21 0HH
    133 reviews

    One Hatfield Hospital

    Hatfield Avenue Hatfield business Park, Hatfield, United Kingdom, AL10 9UA
    100 reviews

    The Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth

    60 Grove End Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 9NH
    23 reviews

    Hadley Wood Hospital

    52 Moxon Street, London, United Kingdom, EN5 5TS
    11 reviews

    About


    Consultant Neurologist, Dr Anupam Bhattacharjee runs highly specialised neurology clinics at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and the Royal Free Hospital in London. He also runs a large general neurology practice at Lister Hospital in Hertfordshire.


    Dr Bhattacharjee treats patients suffering from all common neurological diseases, such as headaches, blackouts, and epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, and Multiple Sclerosis. His specialised clinic at the Royal Free Hospital deals with peripheral nerve and neuromuscular diseases and receives referrals from across the country. He is a specialist in immunological diseases and regularly treats other diseases where there is neurological involvement for example with rheumatological, renal, and dermatological diseases. In addition, he co-runs a clinic with a Consultant Haematologist where he treats patients with haematological diseases affecting the nervous system.


    Dr Bhattacharjee studied medicine at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals, earning a first-class degree in Physiology and was top in his exams. He then pursued an MB/PhD programme funded by the Migraine Trust, qualifying with distinction. He went on to train at a number of London hospitals before training as a Specialist Registrar in Neurology at the Royal Free Hospital and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

     

    Dr Bhattacharjee is a member of the Royal Free IVIg committee Subregional Immunoglobulin Assessment Panel and has developed a large plasma exchange service with the Royal Free's haematology department to treat patients with neuro-immunological disorders. Dr Bhattacharjee is often asked to present his work at national and international conferences and is an advisor to pharmaceutical companies involved in the treatment of neuro-immunological disorders.

    Procedures

    • Spinal Tap
    • Tensilon Test
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    Special interests

    • Headache
    • Numbness & Sensation Abnormalities
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Neurological Pain
    • Concussion
    • Memory Disorders
    • Seizures
    • Tremor
    • ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Epilepsy
    • Guillain Barre Syndrome
    • Movement Disorders
    • Muscle Twitching
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Stroke
    • Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Chiari Malformation
    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • Dementia
    • Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae
    • Dysarthria
    • Facial Spasm
    • Motor Neurone Disease (MND)
    • Muscular Dystrophy
    • Myopathy
    • Narcolepsy
    • Nerve Root Entrapment
    • Neuromuscular Disease
    • Parkinson’s Disease
    • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
    • Prion Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome (RSD)
    • Spinal Disorders
    • Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)
    • Ulnar Neuropathy
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    Education

    • BSc University of London,1998
    • PhD University of London, 2003
    • MBBS University of London, 2004
    • MRCP Royal College of Physicians, 2007
    • MRCP(UK)(Neurology) Royal College of Physicians, 2009
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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.94
    Bedside Manner
    4.95
    Explanation
    4.94
    Headache
    21/86
    Neurology
    11/86
    Numbness & Sensation Abnormalities
    7/86
    Peripheral Neuropathy
    7/86
    Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    5/86
    Neurological Pain
    4/86
    Concussion
    2/86
    Memory Disorders
    2/86
    Seizures
    2/86
    Tremor
    2/86
    ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
    1/86
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    1/86
    Epilepsy
    1/86
    Guillain Barre Syndrome
    1/86
    Movement Disorders
    1/86
    Muscle Twitching
    1/86
    Muscle Weakness
    1/86
    Stroke
    1/86
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    Made me feel relaxed. He was interested in my case and explained things really well. And gave me a diagnosis!
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    Dr Bhattacharjee has been absolutely brilliant with me during this very traumatic and uncertain time in my life. He has been patient and extremely empathetic, and has guided me in terms of my treatment plan every step of the way.
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    He was very kind, professional, open, thorough, informative and thoughtful in the way he treated me and explained his thoughts on my situation.
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    Explained things clearly. Took as long as was needed to make sure you understood what he was saying. Expressed a clear path forward as to "what would happen next" and finally, just showed an interest in me as a person rather than just a patient. Would have no hesitation recommending him to anyone that asks.
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    A lovely doctor! Very patient, understanding and compassionate. I highly recommend him.
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    I found Dr Bhattacharjee extremely thorough in his investigations and explanations. He took the time to listen and advise an appropriate course of medical plan based on my symptoms. I feel confident under his care.
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    Very calm, thorough and reassuring. Provided an excellent explanation of the issue.
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    What a wonderful human being. Made me feel at ease straightaway. He quickly came to a conclusion about the reason for my condition. Provided clear and sensible options to resolve with an option to initially try an exercise before trying drugs. Very pleased to say after one day of exercise my condition that has caused me not to be able to sleep for so long has not been solved. Can certainly recommend from both a bedside manner but more importantly medical.
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    He was calm, clear in his explanation and informative. Very helpful with answering our questions and patient.
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 specialists
    Dr Azad Ghuran
    Dr Azad Ghuran
    Cardiology
    Is a colleague

    "Dr. Bhattacharjee is an excellent, knowledgeable, professional and meticulous neurologist whose opinion is greatly respected. He is well liked by his patients and I have no reservation in recommending him."

    27-10-2020

    Recommended for:
    Epilepsy
    Mr Ameet Shah
    Mr Ameet Shah
    Ophthalmology
    We trained together

    "Dr Bhattacharjee is a first rate neurologist with extensive knowledge in his field. He is extremely thorough in his approach to patient care and is highly respected by colleagues."

    22-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    Spinal Disorders, Vascular Dementia, Neuromuscular Disease
    , Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Headache, Migraine, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis), Guillain Barre Syndrome, Dysarthria, Seizures, Concussion, Stroke, Movement Disorders, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Peripheral Neuropathy, Post-Herpetic Neuralgia, Parkinson’s Disease

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