The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN) is the UK’s largest dedicated neurological and neurosurgical hospital treating over 6,000 inpatients, 120,000 outpatients and 8,000 day cases each year. It provides comprehensive services for the diagnosis, treatment and care of all conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nervous system and muscles. It is part of the University College London Hospitals Foundation Trust. Together with its neighbour, the Institute of Neurology, it is a major international centre for research and training with UCL being ranked fourth best University in the world. It also plays a large role in the Academic Health Science Centre – UCL Partners with neurology being one of the major themes. The Gamma Knife Centre is situated in NHNN.
Thornbury Radiotherapy Centre is situated in BMI Thornbury Hospital in Sheffield. The Thornbury Radiosurgery Centre work closely with it’s neighbour at The National Centre for Stereotactic Radiotherapy at The Royal Hallamshire Hospital.