Dr Chula Chandrasekera

MBBS, FRCP


  • Specialities Neurophysiology
  • Telephone 01444 476 777
  • Year of first qualification 1971
  • GMC Number 1624210
  • Fax 01444 476 778

Profile

Dr Chandrasekera has been a Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist for the past 25 years. His expertise lies in Electromyography and nerve conduction stuties, Electroencephalography, Evoked potentials and electroretinography. Electromyography and nerve condition studies are useful in the diagnosis of peripheral nerve and muscle diseases including neuromuscular junction transmission disorders. This encapsulates entrapment neuropathies, peripheral neuropathies, radiculopathies, plexopathies, nerve trauma and diseases such as Myasthenia gravis and muscle disorders such as myopathies, myositic disorders and myotonic disoreders.

Dr Chandrasekera has wide experience in the diagnosis of the above category of disorders using electromyography and nerve conduction studies. Electroencephalography is primarily used in the diagnosis and categorisation of the various forms of epilepsy and he has wide experience in the use of this technique.


Clinics

  • Weekly Friday 14:00 - 18:00

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist at Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre, Haywards Heath

Interests

Other interests

Peripheral nerve and muscle diseases.


Member of

  • Association of the British Clinical Neurophysiologists
  • Member of the Association of British Neurologists

Declaration

Dr Chula Chandrasekera works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

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

Dr Chula Chandrasekera has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Dr Chandrasekera wholly owns an EMG machine used at the Nuffield Health Haywards Heath Hospital.

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