Queen Square Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases


Meet the team 

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The team is led by: 

Prof. Michael HannaConsultant Neurologist 
Dr. Ros QuinlivanConsultant Neurologist 
Dr. Rob Pitceathly Consultant Neurologist
Dr. Enrico BugiardiniClinical Research Fellow 
Dr. Chiara Pizzamiglio Clinical Research Fellow  

Other services 

Natalie James Clinical Nurse Specialist 
Sarah HolmesClinical Specialist Physiotherapist  

Out-patient clinics for patients with mitochondrial disorders are held regularly. 

Our nurse specialist also offers invaluable practical advice concerning available social and income support. 

Specialist speech and language therapy and diet advice are available if there are problems with swallowing or nutrition.

Occupational therapy, physiotherapy and orthotics are also available and can improve mobility and enable an independent lifestyle. 

Telephone clinics are available between clinic appointments. These clinics are run by the clinical nurse specialist and physiotherapist. The telephone clinics support medical needs, and offer advice and support.

Patient information days 

There is an annual patient information day for both patients and their relatives/carers to give practical support and an update of current research in the field.

This is scheduled for the summer of 2016 and more information will be available in due course. 

For enquiries, please contact Enquiry.MitochondrialService@nhs.net

For referrals, please contact uclh.Referrals.londonmitoncg@nhs.net