Dr Gerry Saldanha

Qualifications

MA, FRCP, BA, MBBS

GMC number: 3338771

Practicing since: 1989

Specialties

Neurology

Consultation times

  • Weekly Wednesday 08:45 - 12:45
  • Overview

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About

Dr Saldanha has been a Consultant Neurologist since 2000. He holds weekly general neurology clinics here at Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Hospital and in his NHS post. He is currently Training Programme Director for Neurology in South London, a role he has done for many years. In this role, he oversees the training of neurology junior doctors and helps develop their careers. In his NHS post at The Tunbridge Wells Hospital he is involved in the care of acutely unwell patients with neurological problems.

Dr Saldanha obtained a degree in Chemistry at Oxford University which included a pharmacological research project. He then qualified in Medicine having trained at St Thomas' Hospital, London. He undertook specialist neurology training at a number of hospitals in London including a senior registrar post at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square. He was then appointed Consultant Neurologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust in 2000. He is also an Honorary Consultant Neurologist at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London.

Dr Saldanha specialises in the following neurological symptoms and conditions at Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Hospital:

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Imbalance
  • Numbness and weakness
  • Tremor
  • Seizures
  • Blackouts and memory problems
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Stroke
  • Transient Ischaemic Attack
  • Brain Tumours.

Special interests


Other interests

  • Multiple sclerosis (MS)
  • Migrane
  • Peripheral nerve disorders

Personal interests


Languages spoken


Locations Dr Gerry Saldanha works with

Related experience

Research


Memberships

  • Association of British Neurologists
  • Royal College of Physicians

Other post held

  • Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
  • Kings College Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Gerry Saldanha works with

Dr Gerry Saldanha works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

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

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

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