Dr Gayatri Vadlamani

Qualifications

MD, MRCP, FRCPCH, CUEW

GMC number: 4673080

Practicing since: 1991

Specialties

Paediatrics

Sub-specialties: Paediatric Neurology

Consultation times

  • Ad hoc clinics y arrangement
  • Overview

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About

Dr Gayatri Vadlamani is an experienced consultant Paediatric Neurologist who currently undertakes private practice, working as a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at Nuffield Hospital Leeds delivering outpatient clinics for children with a wide range of neurological disorders. 

Her expertise includes the assessment, investigations, diagnosis and management of a wide range of neurological disorders in children including: 

  • neurodevelopmental disorders such as developmental delay
  • headaches
  • gait disorders such as toe walking 
  • funny turns in children including faints and fits
  • movement disorders including tics 
  • sleep disorders
  • epilepsy
  • aetiology and management of motor disorders including cerebral palsy. 

 Dr Vadlamani has considerable experience in administering Botulinum toxin injections in children with cerebral palsy and related disorders.

Dr Vadlamani qualified in 1991 as a doctor, has worked in in Paediatrics for 28 years since 1993 and in Paediatric neurology for 20 years since 2001, 3.5 years as a registrar and 16.5 years as a Consultant until June 2021.  She acted as the lead for regional epilepsy service including epilepsy surgery at the department of Paediatric Neurology at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS trust that offered regional service to children with neurological disorders, serving a population of 3.8 million. Dr Vadlamani provided regional neurology service to outreach hospitals in Yorkshire and delivered the regional Botox clinics.

Dr Vadlamani also undertook research, published articles in peer reviewed journals and undertook training of other professionals in her various roles throughout her NHS career. She continues in her role as Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds.

COVID-19 update.

Our consultants are now offering remote and face to face appointments. Please contact our appointment bookings team on 0113 388 2067 who will be able to advise. 

Special interests

  • General neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Cerebral palsy

Other interests

  • Developmental disorders
  • Headaches

Personal interests

Gayatri is married with two children, likes to read, sing and listen to music. She also enjoys writing, walking, attending to the garden and spending time with family and friends.

Locations Dr Gayatri Vadlamani works with

Related experience

Research

1. Corticosteroids including ACTH for childhood epilepsy other than epileptic spasms. Gayatri NA, Ferrie CD, Cross H. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. (1):CD005222, 2007. 

2. Parental and Physician Beliefs Regarding the Provision and Content of Written Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) Information. Gayatri N, Morrall M, Pysden K et al. Epilepsia 2010; 51(5):777–782.


3. Neuropsychological outcomes following paediatric temporal lobe surgery for epilepsies: Evidence from a systematic review.   Flint AE, Waterman M, Bowmer G, Vadlamani G, Chumas P, Morrall M. Seizure 2017; 52: 89 – 116.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Paediatric Neurology Association
  • Expert Witness Institute

Other post held

  • Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Insurers Dr Gayatri Vadlamani works with

Dr Gayatri Vadlamani works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

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

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

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