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Dr Patrick Vesey

Woodthorpe Hospital
748 Mansfield Road

Contact Person: Dr Patrick Vesey
Qualifications: BSc (Hons), D Clin Psych
Phone: 07946 439625
Occupation: Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Neuropsychologist

Dr Patrick Vesey BSc (Hons), D Clin Psych

Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Neuropsychologist

Dr Vesey is a consultant clinical psychologist specialising in neuropsychology. His NHS clinical responsibilities involve the assessment and treatment of patients with neurological illness or injury including head injury (mild to severe injuries), multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, neurodegenerative conditions, neurodevelopmental conditions, and functional neurological conditions.

Dr Vesey has undertaken medico-legal work for over twenty-three years in both criminal and civil proceedings, reporting in cases of brain injury, dementia, fitness to plead, dissociative disorder and mental capacity. He has been instructed in employment tribunals, professional disciplinary proceedings and professional negligence cases, and has given evidence in civil and criminal courts including at high profile trials.

His specialist areas of expertise include:

  • • Acquired disability
  • • Adjustment to disability
  • • Traumatic brain injury
  • • Epilepsy
  • • Multiple sclerosis
  • • Neurodegeneration (Dementia)
  • • Neurodevelopmental conditions
  • • Functional neurological conditions
  • • Dissociative conditions
  • • Stroke
  • • Memory, attention, and executive function disorders
  • • Fitness to plead
  • • Criminal responsibility
  • • Mental capacity
  • • Professional negligence
  • • Trauma
  • • PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • • Symptom validity, effort and exaggeration

Dr Vesey can take instructions on behalf of either claimant or defendant or as a Single Joint Expert. 

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