Dr Neil Mahant




Academic Appointments

Dr Mahant is a neurologist and neurophysiologist. He deals with a wide range of neurological disorders. He graduated from the University of Sydney, and completed his training in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, and was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and membership of the Australian Association of Neurologists.

As well as treating neurological conditions, his interest in neurology extends to research. He completed a PhD in Neurology at Westmead Hospital, focussing on the physiology of movement disorders, particularly the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat movement disorders.

He completed fellowships in Movement Disorders at Westmead Hospital and the University of Toronto (Canada). His research focuses on conditions such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, dystonia and tremor, with a particular interest in the physiology of the motor system in health and disease.

Rooms for Consultations

Westmead Private Hospital Suite 3

Hospitals Visited

Westmead Public Hospital
Westmead Private Hospital

Research Interests

Movement disorders