Dr Athinodoros Valavanis



GMC number: 7175280

Practising since: 2004



Consultation times

  • Ad Hoc
  • Overview
Book online today Enquire now

Or call us on

01483 555 800


Dr Valavanis qualified from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) in 2004 with a degree in Medicine. After completing post-graduate training in general adult neurology he completed a fellowship at The UCL Institute of Neurology / The National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery where he sub-specialised in movement disorders. 

After qualifying, Dr Valavanis practised general neurology across many big NHS trusts around the UK. In 2020 after his research and input into a successful project on multiple sclerosis, Dr Valavanis was awarded a PhD from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Dr Valavanis currently works at The Royal Surrey Foundation Trust, Frimley Park Hospital and Dorking Community Hospital offering outpatient and in-patient services in movement disorders, and all general neurology. 

Special interests

  • Movement Disorders (Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, Essential Tremor)
  • Headache disorders
  • General neurology
  • Neuro-inflammatory disorders

Personal interests

Dr Valavanis enjoys spending time with his family, and when possible, likes to travel, scuba dive, and gardening.

Languages spoken

English, Greek

Locations Dr Athinodoros Valavanis works with

Related experience


Doctoral Thesis (Ph.D.) 

“The impact of atherosclerosis in the clinical presentation and the MRI of patients with MS as is detected by ultrasounds “


  • General Medical Council
  • International Parkinson & Movement Disorder Society
  • British Medical Association
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • European Federation of Neurological Societies

Other posts held

  • Royal Surrey Foundation Trust – Locum Consultant Neurologist
  • Frimley Park Hospital – Locum Consultant Neurologist


Dr Athinodoros Valavanis does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Athinodoros Valavanis does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Athinodoros Valavanis does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.