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Dr Imtiaz Ahmed - Neurology

Dr Imtiaz Ahmed is a Consultant Neurologist at Oaks Hospital specialising in movement disorders, Parkinson's disease, dementia, stroke, epilepsy, headache, spasm, and spasticity.

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Clinical interests

Movement disorders, Parkinson's disease, dementia, stroke and cerebrovascular diseases, epilepsy, headache, treatment for cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm, Siallorhoea in Parkinson’s disease and spasticity.

Academic background

Dr Ahmed completed his MBBS in India in 1995 and completed clinical research in ‘Stroke in the Young’ leading to his MD degree in 2001. After coming to the UK in 2002, he received MRCP in 2002. Dr Ahmed trained extensively in general medicine, stroke and Parkinson’s Disease in the Cambridge Deanery. 

He did research in Parkinson’s Disease, dementia and dyskinesias at Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London and also received training at the National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery. He was awarded a MD (Res) degree and DIC from Imperial College London.

After that Dr Ahmed completed specialist neurology training in Severn Deanery Bristol. He also received MRCP in Neurology in 2010. He completed a fellowship in Interventional Neuroraiology in Zurich, Switzerland. In 2012 he was made a Fellow of the European National Board. 

Dr Ahmed is a Consultant in Neurology in Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust and is involved in teaching students and junior doctors in Colchester.

Professional Memberships

Member of the American Academy of Neurology, The European Neurology Society and MDDUS.

NHS base

Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust

Clinic Times

Thursday pm

What our patients say

My daughter had an appointment with Dr Ahmed who immediately put us at ease with his expertise and wonderful bedside manner. Within 5 minutes of being in his presence he diagnosed my daughter with FND which we had suspected all along. Can't thank doctor Ahmed enough for putting us at ease and being so helpful and understanding and for his expertise in all neurological matters. What a wonderful Doctor, there needs to more like doctor Ahmed.

September 2021
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