Dr Chalmers was a student at Oxford University, where he was awarded both pre-clinical and clinical scholarships. He trained in general medicine in Oxford and in London, and in neurology at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. He was a Medical Research Council training fellow at the Institute of Neurology.
Dr Chalmers was appointed to a consultant post in Sussex in 2000. He has a busy general neurology practice at Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust and at Hurstwood Park Neurosciences Centre, and has subspecialist training in neuro-genetics and neuro-ophthalmology. He is also the lead clinician for the Sussex neurology network.
Dr Chalmers research training was in the neuro-genetics laboratory at the Institute of Neurology, and he has published research primarily in the fields of neuro-genetics and neuro-ophthalmology.
- Association of British Neurologists
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Other posts held
- Consultant Neurologist, Hurstwood Park Neurosciences Centre
Insurers Dr Richard Chalmers works with
Dr Richard Chalmers works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA Health
- Benenden Health
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Dr Richard Chalmers does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Richard Chalmers does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Richard Chalmers does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.