Dr Anish Bahra

Consultant Neurologist

QualificationsFRCP MD

Main NHS base:

  • Barts Health and National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery

Clinical interests:

 Headache, migraine, cluster headache, Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgias,  Trigemoinal neuralgia, vertigo and general neurology.

Training & background:

Dr Bahra qualified from Bristol University in 1990. She undertook her research at the Institute of Neurology, UCL, investigating clinical aspects of cluster headache and, mechanisms in headache at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging. Dr Bahra gained her specialist neurology training in Wellington, New Zealand, St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN), London. She has held her consultant post at Whipps Cross Hospital and the NHNN, since 2003.

Dr Bahra runs a tertiary headache service at the NHNN, where she runs joint paediatric transition headache clinics linked with Great Ormond Street Hospital and Migraine –Vertigo clinics with the Neuro-otology department at the NHNN. Dr Bahra is also involved in development of the multidisciplinary neurostimulation headache clinics with the Pain Management team at Barts Health.




Member of:

  • British Association of the Study of Headache
  • International Headache Society
  • Association of British Neurologists
  • Whipps Cross Hospital Trustee
  • London Cancer - Brain and Spine Board
  • Life member OUCH UK ( Organisation for the Understanding of Cluster headache )

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

M: Monthly sessions       A: Consulting alternative weeks       A/H: Ad Hoc

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020 8936 1201
F: 020 8502 9735

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