Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

The neurology department at Salford Royal Hospital manages patients with a variety of neurological problems including neuromuscular disease. The neurology service provides assessment, diagnosis and management for patients with neuromuscular conditions.

How to access the service

Patients can be referred by a GP, community pediatrician, or a consultant that they are receiving ongoing care with. Care advisors can be reached out of hours if desperately needed.

Main contact number:

0161 789 7373


Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Mark Roberts

Dr Mark Roberts

Lead Consultant

Dr Roberts qualified in 1989 with degrees in medicine and physiology. He has published widely on neuromuscular disease. His speciality registrar training was at the Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery in Liverpool, with electives in Kings College, London and Durban, South Africa. In 2000 he was appointed as consultant neurologist in Manchester.

Mr Brad Williamson

Mr Brad Williamson

Chair of Division of Neurosciences and Renal Services

Brad underwent training in Spinal Surgery in the North West and Hong Kong, and was appointed Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedic Surgery in the University of Manchester (Honorary Consultant) in 1991. He became the first full time Consultant in Spinal Surgery in the North of England in 1995.

Other key people in the team include:

  • Doctor David Gosal , Consultant Neurologist
  • Doctor David Gow , Consultant Neurologist
  • Doctor Ronan MacDonagh , Consultant Neurophysiologist


Clinics are held at Salford Royal
  • Neuromuscular clinic
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