Meet the team
Dr Amit Kishore
Consultant Stroke Physician
Qualifications: MSc, MRCP Geriatric medicine, Certificate of completion Specialty training Geriatric Medicine, General Internal Medicine and Stroke Medicine MBBS.
Dr Kishore is a Consultant Stroke Physician. He is involved in delivering high-quality hyperacute stroke care, including thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy. He provides acute stroke inpatient care and outpatient care for TIA patients. He also offers neurocritical care advice to stroke patients, in-reach cover to the Stroke Rehabilitation Team, and has set up a regional Embolic Stroke of Unknown Source Clinic at SRFT.
Dr Dwaipayan Sen
Consultant Physician in Stroke Medicine and Aging & Complex Medicine
Clinical Director at Greater Manchester Comprehensive Stroke Centre
Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences, Salford Royal Hospital
Honorary Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Manchester
Qualifications: FRCP (Glasgow), MRCP Geriatric Medicine, MBBS (Cal).
Dr Sen qualified in 2002 from Calcutta University and gained a postgraduate qualification of MRCP (UK) in 2006 from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. He obtained MRCP (Geriatric Medicine) in 2009 and CCT in General (Internal) Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Stroke Medicine in 2014. He has been appointed as a Consultant in Stroke Medicine and Aging & Complex Medicine since August 2014 at the Comprehensive Stroke Centre in Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences situated in Salford Royal Hospital. He took a break year between October 2016 to November 2017 when he was appointed as a Consultant Stroke Physician and Geriatrician at the Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata and served as the Director of Stroke services there. He is currently taking on the Clinical Director role at the Comprehensive Stroke Centre in Salford Royal Hospital. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Manchester University.