What the service offers

We provide:

  • Specialist epilepsy assessment, diagnosis and treatment

  • Access to investigations (MRI, EEG, Neuropsychology)

  • Inpatient video/EEG telemetry

  • Epilepsy surgery assessment

  • A vagal nerve stimulator service

  • Information to help patients stay safe

  • Transitional care from Paediatric Services

  • Information and resources to increase understanding and concordance with treatment

  • Liaison and signposting to other specialist learning disability services

  • Advice about emergency treatment

  • A telephone advice line

  • Education and training

  • Multi-disciplinary clinics

Epilepsy clinics

The Team provides regular clinics at the QMC, Nottingham City Hospital, King's Mill Hospital and Highbury Hospital. Some clinics are jointly run with other specialists to meet individual’s specific health needs, such as:  

  • teenage transition clinics in local special schools and hospital based clinics with paediatric services
  • neurology and learning disability psychiatry clinics
  • community based clinics and home visits to those with complex behavioural or palliative care needs

Find out more about the service we provide at the Queen's Medical Centre.