Dr Michael Lester Phillip Gross

Consultant Neurologist


Year qualified:1976


Personal profile

"If you are experiencing headaches, fits, faints, funny turns, dizziness or balance problems, Gross is the man for you".  

Dr Gross graduated from Cambridge University (Sidney Sussex College) before attending The Royal London for clinical studies.He trained at The Royal Free, The Hammersmith, St Mary’s and The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. In 1990 he was appointed consultant neurologist at The Royal Surrey County Hospital and then elected Chairman of Neuroscience.

He has carried out extensive research and published in a range of neurological conditions. In 1998 and 1999 he was short listed as UK “ Hospital Doctor of the Year”. From 2001 he has been full time in the private sector. BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital has been his main private base helped by living in Harrow with his wife who is a nurse.

Dr Gross, has four clinics at The Clementine Churchill Hospital. His team do everything possible to answer all enquiries speedily and smooth the patient pathway. Letters go out to referring GPs often on the same day as being seen!

Dr Gross was Clinical Director af a Neurology Research Unit for 11 years. He has lectured extensively on many neurology subjects to learned societies worldwide. This has helped fuel his passion for travel and photography.

He is Chairman of the Neurosciences User Group at the hospital and being accredited in neurology and neurophysiology acts as clinical lead for the neurophysiology and balance testing service. He also regularly acts as an Expert Witness in high profile court cases.

Professional Membership

  • Association of British Neurologists

  • European Neurology Society

  • World Federation of Neurology

  • International Headache Society

  • Royal Society of Medicine

  • Expert Witness Instit

Clinical Interests

  • Dr Gross is a general neurologist who deals with all neurological problems. He has a particular interest in headache disorders, “fits, faints and funny turns”, as well as dizziness and balance problems.

  • He frequently gives opinion in MS, stroke, neuropathy, Parkinson’s disease and head injury.

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