Dr Ed Newman

Consultant Neurologist


Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow
  • British Medical Association
  • Association of British Neurologists
  • Movement Disorder Society
  • Scottish Association of Neurological Sciences

Clinical Interests

  • General Neurology
  • Movement disorders such as tremor, Parkinson’s disease and dystonia
  • Botulinum toxin injections for dystonia affecting facial and neck muscles


Personal profile

Dr Ed Newman studied Medicine at University of Glasgow and qualified in 2002. He undertook a period of research into Parkinson’s disease and was awarded MD in 2009.  He was a Clinical Lecturer in Neurology for University of Glasgow from 2008 to 2013.

In 2013 Dr Newman completed his higher training in Neurology and was appointed Consultant Neurologist at Institute of Neurological Sciences (Queen Elizabeth University Hospital) and Glasgow Royal Infirmary. Dr Newman is a General Neurologist and has a subspecialist interest in movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, dystonia and tremor.

Dr Newman requires all patients to obtain a referral letter from a GP or Consultant prior to booking an appointment with him.

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