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How much time do urgent referrals to a neurologist take on the nhs?

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Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
The time varies: The time to see a neurologist urgently within the NHS varies among hospitals and geographic locations within the UK. The maximum waiting time for non-urgent referrals is 18 weeks and for cancer referrals is 2 weeks. The NHS website provides more details: http://www.nhs.uk/choiceintheNHS/Rightsandpledges/Waitingtimes/Pages/Guide%20to%20waiting%20times.aspx

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How much time does it take to become a neurologist?

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Dr. Walter Husar
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Minimum time: Four years of training after medical school in residency.
Dr. Michelle King
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College degree (four year), four years medical school, four years residency (unless you wish a subspecialty, then add a year or two), as above; similar to most physicians.
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