Dr Godwin Lekwuwa

Consultant Neurophysiologist

MBBS, FRCP (Lond), FRCP (Edin), PhD (Neurol), FMCP, FWACP, MSc,

Year qualified:1981

Specialty

Personal profile

I am a Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist working with the Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. I obtained my MBBS degree from the University of Ibadan in 1981. I am a Fellow of the Medical College of Physicians of Nigeria (FMCP 1989), and a Fellow of the West African College of Physicians (FWACP 1992). I hold an MSc degree in Clinical Psychology (1991), a Diploma in Neurology from the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square London 1992, MRCP (UK) 1994, PhD in Neurology from the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square (University College London 1999) and a CCST in Clinical Neurophysiology from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (2000).  I am a Fellow of both the Royal College of Physicians London (FRCP, Lond) and Edinburgh (FRCP, Edin).

I am a medical educator with the Manchester Medical School, and an educational supervisor for Specialist Trainees in Clinical Neurophysiology. My main publications are in the cerebral control of eye movements in man.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians London
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh
  • Member of the British Society of Clinical Neurophysiology

Clinical Interests

  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Evoked Potentials
  • EMG Guided Botox Injections for Movement Disorders

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