Stroke Unit Staff

There are a wide range of specialist stroke services run by the department in Gloucester.

The Stroke service at GRH is provided by 4 stroke physicians with a multidisciplinary team of specialist nurses, therapists and other allied health professionals. There is are two combined (acute and rehab) stroke units with 59 beds. Thrombolysis is provided at all hours, for patients from all parts of the county. There are daily TIA clinics for the assessment of  TIAs. The stroke service is linked to the  South West Cardiovascular Strategic Clinical Network  and is active in research. Please view our stroke information website at

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Outpatient Clinics take place in the Assessment and Rehabilitation Unit.
Patients requiring an overnight stay will do so at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

Other Team Members

Administrative Staff

Sharon Collins

Karen Veal

Secretary to Dr Hellier

Secretary to Dr Obaid

0300 422 6112

0300 422 6972

Glynn Ward

Secretary to Dr Dutta & TIA Co-ordinator

0300 422 6321

 Vanda Richards

Mariam Dariai

 Secretary to Dr Deering

 Secretary to Dr Bhaumick

0300 422 5673 

0300 422 5786