Welcome to University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust Parkinson Service

These pages provide information for people with Parkinson’s, their care givers/carers and healthcare professionals. We hope that you find it useful, and please do let us know if there is anything else you would like information about.

Who are we and where can we be found?

Our Parkinson’s Service comprises of Healthcare of the Elderly and Neurology Consultants/Doctors, specialist nurses, specialist practitioners, assistant practitioners, administrators (pathway coordinators), all with specialist training in Parkinson’s and Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes such as Progresive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD) and Multiple System Atrophy (MSA).

As well as assisting to support our medical teams here at UHP with the management of people with Parkinson’s and some Parkinsonism’s, when admitted, our Parkinson’s Specialist Team based within Derriford Hospital, will see patients who have been newly diagnosed with Parkinson’s and provide support through the stages, provide support and advice to patients with Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes and see patients on Device Assisted Therapies (DAT), advanced therapies and research participants.

Specialist Parkinson’s clinics (practitioner/consultant led) are held in East Cornwall at Liskeard Community Hospital, West Devon at Tavistock Minor Injury Unit and various clinical sites in Plymouth, these include Mount Gould Hospital, Thornbury Centre, and Derriford Hospital

Acute Parkinson’s Specialist Team

Parkinson's Nurse Specialist (Parkinson's Service Lead)

  • Emma Pearson

Parkinson's Specialist Practitioner 

  • Rob Davies

Parkinson's Specialist Practitioner 

  • Kimberly Saunders

Parkinson's Specialist Assistant Practitioner

  • Kevin Triscott

Parkinson's Specialist Team Administrators and Pathway Co-ordinators (UHP)

  • Danielle Oakley, Tallia Jory and Miranda Szwarcbach


Contact Details

01752 430048 option 6



Follow Acute Parkinson’s Specialist Team at 

link to at UHP Parkinson's x account, formally known as Twitter   @UHP_Parkinsons 

Parkinson's Specialist Consultants

Consultant Geriatrician (Parkinson's Service Lead)

Consultant Neurologist (Parkinson's Service Lead) Associate professor in Neurology | Institute of Translational and Stratified Medicine, Peninsula Medical School

  • Dr Stephen Mullin

Consultant Neurologist

Consultant Geriatrician in Health Care of the Elderly, Medical Examiner 

Consultant in Geriatric and General Internal Medicine, Service Line Director for Healthcare for the Elderly

Home Based Care

Honorary Consultant Neurologist

  • Professor Camille Carroll                                        

HBC Parkinson's Nurse Specialist

  • Nicky Stapleton

HBC Coordinator 

  • Katie Hammett

Assistant Practitioner 

  • Jemma Inches

PKG Coordinator

  • Georgie Gilbert

HBC Pathway Coordinator

  • Miranda Szwarcbach


Contact details:

01752 432681


Community Parkinson’s Specialist Teams

Plymouth, South West and West Devon 

Livewell Southwest

Parkinson's Nurse Specialists    

South Devon

Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Movement Disorder Team                                                                 

South East and West Cornwall

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Cornwall Parkinson's Nurse Specialist Service

Exeter, Mid, East and North Devon

Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Parkinson's and movement discorders

  • Exeter - Claire Soper - 01392 405477
  • Mid and East Devon - Em Baker and Sam Moore - 01392 405453
  • North Devon - Lynn Gill - 01271 322361
  • Exeter Inpatient Team (Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital) - 01392 411611 

Was this page helpful?

Was this page helpful?

Please answer the question below, this helps us to reduce the number of spam emails that we receive so that we can spend more time responding to genuine enquiries and feedback. Thank you.