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Telephone: 01942 244 000

Elderly Care and Specialist Rehabilitation

Taylor Neurological Rehabilitation Service

The Taylor service is part of the Greater Manchester Neurorehabilitation network. The service is the post-acute and community arms of network.

Leigh Infirmary

Catchment area:
Wigan and Bolton residents

Intensive in-patient neurological rehabilitation in the unit. Community arm of the service provides ongoing therapy input.

Rehabilitation Consultants, Staff Grade doctor, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Support Workers, a Consultant Psychologist and Speech & Language Therapists.

please contact the unit on 264515/6.  Fax 264517.

Lead Consultants:

Dr Michael Eshiett

Special interests:
Movement disorders especially dystonia, Botulinum Toxin injections, complex brain injury rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation, neurodegeneative disorders.

Specialist Spasticity Clinic. Taylor Unit. Friday AM

Contact Dr Eshiett secretary on 01942 822610

Dr Tarek Gaber

Special interests:
Rehabilitation of Multiple Sclerosis and Brain Injury.
Management of neuropathic pain and post traumatic epilepsy.

General Neurorehab clinic. Leigh Infirmary. Thursday PM
General Neurorehab clinic. Lever Chambers, Bolton. Friday AM 
Botulinum Toxin injections. Wednesday PM (ad hoc)

For Wigan patients contact Mrs Barnes on 01942 822610
For Bolton patients contact Ms Webb on 01204 360071

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