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Dr Sheba Azam, Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist

Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Sheba Azam


MRCP (UK) MBBS PhD BPharmS (Hons) MRPharmS AKC


Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist


Neurophysiology, Diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders

Site specialisation


Site specialisation 2


Clinical interests

Diagnosis of peripheral neuropathies, muscle problems, motor neuron disease, myasthenia gravis. EEG and video telemetry studies for epilepsy and encephalopathies.

Background Information

Trained at King's College Hospital, London; The Royal Free Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital. Have been a Consultant for five years and currently the Service Director for Clinical Neurophysiology at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London.

Languages spoken


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Clinic days

Mon: Tue: amWed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified




NHS hospitals

Chelsea and Westminster

Research interests

Motor neuron disease

Key published papers

Functional changes of the cortical motor system in hereditary spastic  paraparesis Koritnik B, Azam S, Acta Neurol Scand. 2009 Sep; 120(3):182-90 
Imaging the brain during sniffing: a pilot fMRI study, Koritnik B, Azam S, Andrew CM, Leigh PN, Williams SC, Pulm PharmacolTher 2009 Apr;22(2):97-101.Epub 2008 Nov 5 
Is cortical excitability abnormal in MND? A study using pharmacological fMRI, Azam S, Leigh PNL, Williams SCR, Koritnik B, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis  Volume 7 Supplement 1 106-107 December 2006 Abstract from the 17th International Symposium 
Motor Neuron Disease and the Elderly, Azam S, Leigh PNL, Geriatric Medicine March 2007 


Media coverage

Our health professionals regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.

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