Rudd, Anthony - consultant stroke physician


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Mr Tony Rudd, consultant stroke physician


Secretary: Sandra Gray
Secretary tel: 020 7188 2515

Area of expertise: stroke

  • Biography

    Dr Anthony Rudd was appointed consultant geriatrician and general physician at St Thomas' in 1988. He has helped develop our stroke services, which are rated amongst the best in the country.

    For the last 10 years, Anthony has focused solely on stroke care running the stroke unit and outpatient service.

    Anthony has been the Stroke Programme Director at the Royal College of Physicians since 1995; trustee of the Stroke association, 2005-2014; London Stroke Clinical Director, 2010-present and National Clinical Director for Stroke with NHS England 2013-present. From 2010 he has been a Professor of Stroke Medicine at Kings College London.

  • Specialist interests

    • stroke.

  • Research interests

    • natural history of stroke and quality improvement in stroke.

  • Awards

    • CBE Queens Birthday Honours 2013.