Dr Piers Newman

Qualifications

BSc FRCP

GMC number: 3341582

Practicing since: 1988

Specialties

Neurology

Consultation times

  • Weekly on a Wednesday afternoon
  • Overview

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01743 282505

About

Dr Newman studied medicine at London University and qualified in 1988.  He trained in Neurology in London, Bristol, Oxford and Birmingham.  Dr Newman has been a full- time NHS Consultant Neurologist in Telford since January 1999 and has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating all aspects of General Neurology.  In addition, Dr Newman has developed expertise in the use of Disease Modifying Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis   and the use of Botulinum Toxin for various forms of dystonia, axillary hyperhidrosis and migraine. 

Personal interests

Sports including swimming, cycling, running and travel

Languages spoken

English

Locations Dr Piers Newman works with

Related experience

Research

Dr Newman was Research Registrar at Charing Cross Hospital in London investigating the pathology of Motor Neurone Disease.  He has publications in a range of peer reviewed Neurology journals


Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London)
  • Member of the Association of British Neurologists

Other post held

  • Consultant Neurologist at: Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton
  • Tutor in Neurology with Keele Medical School

Insurers Dr Piers Newman works with

Dr Piers Newman works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

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

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

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