Investigations and Diagnosis

At the hospital the doctor will ask patients about their general health and will perform a detailed examination to test the nervous system. This examination may include:

  • Basic cognitive tests eg. basic arithmetic, memory tests
  • An eye examination
  • Hearing tests
  • Facial movement and sensation
  • Tongue movement
  • Power, sensation, coordination and tendon reflexes of arms and legs 

Further tests

Patients may be sent for further tests depending on their particular situation and symptoms. Please click on the links below for further information:

If additional tests are required, the specialist centre will organise them.