Dr Jan Coebergh

Consultant Neurologist

MBBS

Year qualified:2004

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Jan Coebergh studied undergraduate medicine at Newcastle University and worked there as a house officer. His neurology training he undertook in The Hague, The Netherlands and he has worked as a Consultant Neurologist in the NHS at Ashford/St Peter’s Hospitals since January 2012 where he has a specialist Movement Disorders clinic.  He also works as a Honorary Consultant Neurologist at Atkinson Morley Regional Neuroscience Centre at St Georges Hospital, Tooting where he has a clinic in Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology.

In his clinical practice he tries to combine the patient care skills which he has learnt from the best consultants with a robust approach to diagnostic work.

Outside the clinic he has a keen interest in medical education and research, with recent projects in musical hallucinations and the recognitions of sound in dementia. He recently co-authored a chapter in the prestigious Handbook of Clinical Neurology on consciousness.

Professional Membership



  • Member of British Medical Association

  • Member of Association of British Neurologists

  • Movement Disorders Society

  • British Neuropsychiatry Association

  • Associate member of the Royal College of Physicians

Clinical Interests



  • Cognitive and behavioural neurology

  • Functional neurological symptoms

  • Movement disorders, including deep brain stimulation

  • Musical hallucinations

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