Contact the neuromuscular service

For general enquiries and appointments and our address, see Nervous system (neurology).

Dr Simon Hammans

Secretary contact details

  • Phone 023 8120 4030

Clinics

Dr Hammans is in the Wessex Neurological Centre on a Tuesday and Friday. 

  • Neuromuscular clinics every Tuesday.
  • Joint neurogenetics clinic usually every first Friday of the month either at the Wessex Neurological Centre or the Wessex Genetics Department at the Princess Anne Hospital.

Dr Haider Katifi

Secretary contact details

  • Phone 023 8120 6781

Clinics

Dr Katifi is in the Wessex Neurological Centre on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday morning and Friday. 

  • Peripheral nerve clinics every first Monday and last Friday of the month
  • General neurology clinics every second, third and fourth Monday and every Wednesday.

Dr Ashwin Pinto

Secretary contact details

  • Phone 023 8120 6783

Clinics

Dr Pinto is in the Wessex Neurological Centre on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday afternoons, Thursday afternoons and Fridays. 

  • Motor neurone disease clinics every second Monday of the month, accompanied by Clare Erridge, motor neurone disease nurse specialist.
  • Myasthenia gravis clinics (uoint clinic with Dr Burke) every second Friday of the month.
  • First seizure/epilepsy clinics every other Tuesday afternoon.
  • General neurology clinics every other Monday and Tuesday

Dr Georgina Burke

Secretary contact details

  • Phone 023 8120 6783

Clinics

Dr Burke is in the Wessex Neurological Centre on Wednesdays and Fridays.

  • Neuromuscular clinics one Wednesday a month
  • Myasthenia clinics (joint clinic with Dr Pinto) every second Friday of the month.

Dr Neil Thomas

Secretary contact details

  • Phone 023 8120 4457
  • Fax 023 8120 4950

Clinics

Dr Thomas is in the Paediatric Neurology Department at Southampton General Hospital. 

  • Neuro-muscular clinic is on the first Wednesday of every month
  • He also holds a multidisciplinary clinic with physiotherapy assessment and occupational therapy input.

Motor neurone disease care centre

Contact Clare Erridge, motor neurone disease care centre coordinator

Myasthenia service

Contact specialist nurse Lisa Joyce: