Neurophysiology

Neurophysiology assesses the function of the nervous system, including the central (brain and spinal cord) and peripheral (arm, trunk and leg junctions between nerves) nervous systems. The London Orthopaedic Clinic offers peripheral nerve assessment through Electromyography (EMG) and Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS).

For more information on EMG/NCS, please see the Patient Information leaflet below or contact our Patient Services Team on 020 7186 1000.

Excellent and prompt care provided in a professional and comfortable environment.

June 6, 2016

More posts

Blog posts

  • Compression grips for pianists – do they help or harm?

        Katherine Butler assesses the effectiveness of compression grips for pianists – do they help or harm? The focus of performing arts medicine/is performance enhancement through injury prevention. It is essential that musicians warm up and cool down before and after playing, keep their instrument well maintained, develop healthy practice habits and live a […]

  • Sciatica

      What is sciatica? Sciatica is a term used to describe any kind of pain caused by irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is comprised of several nerves that branch out from each side of the lower spine. These nerves merge together to form the sciatic nerve, which runs through the […]

  • Whiplash

    What is whiplash? Whiplash is a type of neck injury caused by a sudden unexpected backward and/or forward jerking movement of the head, resulting in damage to the soft tissues (e.g. muscles, ligaments, discs, nerves) of the neck. Although whiplash is most commonly associated with motor vehicle accidents, it can also be caused by other […]