Senior Lecturer at the UCL Institute of Neurology. Consultant Neurologist in Uro-Neurology The National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square London, UKJalesh N. Panicker is Consultant Neurologist in Uro-Neurology at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom. He developed an interest in the neurogenic bladder soon after qualifying whilst been involved with a neurorehabilitation service. He has since maintained a clinical and academic interest in Uro-Neurology.
His primary interest is in understanding the neural control of the lower urinary tract in health, and dysfunction following neurological disease. He works in a multidisciplinary service that provides a holistic approach to the management of bladder, sexual and bowel dysfunction following neurological disorders such as Multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease and Cauda equina syndrome.
Dr. Panicker also provides uro-neurological expertise in the assessment of individuals with unexplained bladder and sexual dysfunction, including young women in urinary retention with suspected Fowler's syndrome, and runs a dedicated pelvic neurophysiology clinic.
Dr. Panicker is involved in the training of junior doctors and is a principal investigator in several clinical research studies supported by external grants. He has more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals and 15 book chapters.
His work involves collaborating with health care professionals across a wide spread of disciplines including urology, gynaecology, gastroenterology, neurology, neurorehabilitation, clinical neurophysiology and nephrology.