Professor Mark Edwards
Mark Edwards is Professor of Neurology at St George's University of London and Consultant Neurologist at the Atkinson Morley Regional Neuroscience Centre at St Georges University Hospital.
He has a specialist clinical and research interest in Movement Disorders and in neurophysiological and psychophysical methods for exploring their pathophysiology. He did his PhD at the UCL Institute of Neurology with Professor John Rothwell and Professor Kailash Bhatia on the pathophysiology of DYT1 dystonia and was then a Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Neurologist at UCL and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. Here he built up a specific interest in functional neurological symptoms and developed an NIHR funded research program and specialist clinical diagnostic and treatment service for patients with functional movement disorders.
At St George's he is part of an integrated diagnostic and treatment service for functional neurological disorder and continues also with research and clinical work in movement disorders in general.