Jawad Fazal

Dr. Jawad Fazal Consultant Neurology & Stroke Medicine

Years of Experience : 12

Nationality : British

Languages Known : English, Urdu

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Dr. Jawad Fazal has more than 12 years of experience as Consultant in Neurology and Stroke Medicine. He completed his Neurology training in West Midlands, United Kingdom. In addition to obtaining CCT UK in Neurology, he has a fellowship in Stroke and holds GMC UK subspecialty certification in Stroke Medicine. Before joining Burjeel Medical City, he was a full-time practicing consultant in one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK, University Hospitals Birmingham. Dr. Jawad’s areas of expertise include hyper-acute treatments for Stroke patients, Intravenous Thrombolysis, as well as the management of Hemorrhagic Strokes and all types of stroke patients. He possesses proficient skills in diagnosing and managing a wide range of Neurological conditions, including Migraine and all other headache types, Epilepsy, Movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and tremors, Nerve and muscle disorders, Neuroinflammatory conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Auto-immune disorders of the nervous system, memory disorders, and Dementia. His areas of expertise include,

  • Diagnosis and Management of all types of Stroke
  • TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)
  • Neurovascular disorders
  • Migraine and all other Headache disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Nerve and Muscle disorders
  • Movement disorders such as Parkinson’s Disease and Tremors
  • Neuroinflammation and Autoimmune disorders
  • Demyelinating disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis(MS)
  • Memory disorders/Dementia

Research & Publications

  • A structured approach to the aetiological workup of cryptogenic stroke" (Poster Presentation - UKSF 2020)
  • TIA CHASER - Changing Strategy Of Referral System To Reduce Mimics And Improve Rapid Access For Patients Suspected Of Transient Ischemic Attack In TIA Clinic” (Poster ESO-WSO Conference 2020)
  • Streamlining Provision Of Mechanical Thrombectomy In East Midlands United Kingdom By Education, Service Reorganisation And Creation Of Single Point Of Contact For Regional Referrals. (Poster ESO-WSO Conference 2020)
  • A 10 year review of Bickerstaff encephalitis, Miller Fisher syndrome and anti-GQ1b syndrome (Poster ABN 2018)
  • Imaging findings in Autoimmune encephalitis: a retrospective review” Jawad F, Nouman S, Michael B, et al. WED 148 Imaging findings in autoimmune encephalitis: a retrospective review. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 2018;89:A17
  • Sarcoid Myelitis with striking MRI appearance: A case report” Vadukul P, Fazal J, Hejmadi R, et al. PO131 Sarcoid myelitis with a striking mri appearance: a case report. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 2017;88:A47
  • Imaging in Autoimmune Encephalitis (Platform presentation at MNS 2017)

Education & Training

  • CCT Neurology and Stroke Medicine, UK
  • MRCP (UK)
  • MRCP (London)


  • General Medical Council (GMC) UK
  • Association of British Neurologists (ABN)
  • Royal College of Physicians London (RCP London)
  • European Stroke Organisation (ESO)
  • World Stroke Organisation (WSO)
  • European Academy of Neurology (EAN)
  • American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)