Kayal Vijayakumar

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

Lead Clinician Southwest Neuromuscular Network

Head of Paediatric SW NM Governance Group

I am a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist in Bristol with special interest in Neuromuscular disorders. I have successfully developed local and regional paediatric neuromuscular service with outreach MDT clinics at Exeter and Torbay.  As the Governance lead, I have developed may quality improvement activities including regional bone health audit, benchmarking outcomes,  database, patient satisfaction questionnaire and information leaflets about steroid regimes etc.

I have commenced and collaborated in several research projects. In the Neuromuscular field, I collaborate with (North star, SMArt Net/SMA REACH, TREAT- NMD). This will ensure that neuromuscular patients in the Southwest will have access to cutting edge research and potential treatments in the future.