Dr Yasser Falah

Consultant Neurologist

Dr Falah is a Consultant Neurologist based in London. He completed his postgraduate training and PhD degree in the UK. He is appointed by King’s College Hospital. He is a visiting senior clinical lecturer at King’s College London. He has expertise in all aspects of neurology. 

Professional Qualifications

FRCP (UK), Royal College of Physicians, London, UK (2024) 

PhD in Clinical Neurology, University of Nottingham, UK (2019)

Certificate of completion of training (CCT) in Neurology, West Midlands Deanery, UK (2019)

Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Neurology, Royal College of Physicians, UK (2013)

MRCP (UK), Royal College of Physicians, London, UK (2011)

MBChB, College of Medicine, Baghdad University, Baghdad, Iraq (2005)

Academic Distinctions, Awards, Honours & Prizes

Top 20 downloaded papers in 2017, Journal of Neuroimaging (The Central Vein Sign in Multiple Sclerosis Lesions Is Present Irrespective of the T2* Sequence at 3 T).

Mason Medical Research Trust Grant Award (£9000), Perfusion MRI in Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome.

Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award, nominated by Keele University Medical students as an excellent clinical teacher, Academic Year 2012-2013, Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent.

Research Experience

I completed my PhD in Clinical Neurology at the University of Nottingham in 2019. My research was focused on use of perfusion MRI in neurological disorders. I am currently involved in multiple sclerosis trials at King’s College Hospital. I take part in the UK MS Trials and Registries network group.


Current appointments

June 2023-Present: Consultant Neurologist, HCA London Bridge and HCA at The Shard, London, UK
November 2022 – Present: Consultant Neurologist, Lyca Health, Orpington, London, UK
September 2022 – Present: Consultant Neurologist, Guthrie Clinic, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
July 2022 – Present: Visiting Senior Clinical Lecturer, King’s College London, UK
September 2021 – Present: Consultant Neurologist, King’s College Hospital, London, UK

Previous appointments

September 2019 – August 2021: Consultant Neurologist, Nottingham University Hospitals, UK

September 2019 – August 2021: Consultant Neurologist, University Hospitals of Leicester, UK

February 2015 – January 2018: Research Neurology Registrar, Academic Neurology Department, University of Nottingham, UK

August 2011 – July 2019: Clinical Neurology Registrar, West Midlands rotation, UK

July 2007 – August 2011: Foundation and General Medical Training, West and East Midlands rotations, UK



Member of the Association of British Neurologists, membership no. 1858.

Collegiate member of the Royal College of Physicians London, membership no. 143984.

Member of the Medical & Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS), membership no. M256196.