MND Care team


Our consultants are experts in the diagnosis and management of MND. Your consultant will oversee every aspect of your care, and work closely with our nurses and multi-disciplinary team to tailor your care to your specific needs.

Professor Dame Pamela Shaw

Consultant Neurologist and Director of Sheffield MND Care Centre

Professor Christopher McDermott

Consultant Neurologist and Co-Director of Sheffield MND Care Centre

Dr Esther Hobson

Locum Consultant Neurologist

Dr Channa Hewamadduma

Consultant Neurologist

Nursing team

Our nursing team is comprised of nurses specialising in the care and management of MND, and research nurses who support our team of neurologists with their research into the causes and treatment of MND.

Tara Bradford

MND Clinical Care Nurse and Care Centre Coordinator

Jenny Booth

MND Clinical Care Nurse and Care Centre Coordinator

Mbombe Kazoka

MND Research Nurse

Lee Tuddenham

Lead MND Research Nurse

Mary Sikaonga

MND Research Nurse

Mady Roman

MND Research Nurse

Multi-disciplinary team

Each of our multi-disciplinary team members are specialists in a specific area of MND care and support. The team will work with you and your doctor to ensure that your care is tailored to your own individual needs.

Dr Emily Mayberry

Senior Clinical Psychologist

Rosie Whitehead

Specialist Respiratory Physiotherapist