Dr Shane Roche, Physician in medicine for the elderly

Dr Shane Roche MB, BCH, BAO, FRCP

Physician in medicine for the elderly

MB, BCH, BAO, FRCP
DrShane Roche,Geriatrician

Dr Roche is a recommended Physician in medicine for the elderly

Stroke Awareness

Areas of expertise

  • All aspects of Geriatric and General Medicine
  • Depression in the older person
  • Complex medical problems
  • Neurology in the older person
  • Parkinson’s disease and movement disorder

Recommendations for Dr Roche

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Devinder Bansi, Gastroenterologist

    Excellent technical ability. Dr Shane Roche is highly regarded and affable.

  • byDr Dan Ornadel, Respiratory Physician

    Dr Roche is a superb clinician. Highly recommended

  • by A Specialist

    A thorough and knowledgeable clinician.

  • byDr David Stephen Myers, GP Trainee

    I have known Dr Roche for many years and he has at all times offered a prompt and competent facility across the broad range of medical problems. I would wholeheartedly recommend him as an excellent physician particularly to those in the older age group.

  • by Dr Robin Powell, Psychiatrist

    Excellent clinical skills and great ability to deal with complex multi-system problems. Specializes in older people's health and movement disorders

  • byDr John Paul Horton, GP

    General care of elderly. Will do home visits. Special interest in movement disorders. Has done very good educational meetings with the practice.

  • by Prof. Howard Branley, Respiratory Specialist

    Dr Roche is a trusted colleague who has helped me with many elderly, frail patients over the years. Thoroughly recommend him.

  • byA GP

    Positive patient feedback

  • by Mr John Hollingdale, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byA GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byA GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Adrian Nicholas Wayne, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Deepak Kaur Hora, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Sharon Denise Roback, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Timothy John Gerrard, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Karen Grossmark, GP

    Brilliant

  • byDr David Stephen Myers, GP Trainee

    I have known Dr Roche for many years and he has at all times offered a prompt and competent facility across the broad range of medical problems. I would wholeheartedly recommend him as an excellent physician particularly to those in the older age group.

  • byDr John Paul Horton, GP

    General care of elderly. Will do home visits. Special interest in movement disorders. Has done very good educational meetings with the practice.

  • byA GP

    Positive patient feedback

  • byA GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byA GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Adrian Nicholas Wayne, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Deepak Kaur Hora, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Sharon Denise Roback, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Timothy John Gerrard, GP

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • byDr Karen Grossmark, GP

    Brilliant

  • byDr Devinder Bansi, Gastroenterologist

    Excellent technical ability. Dr Shane Roche is highly regarded and affable.

  • byDr Dan Ornadel, Respiratory Physician

    Dr Roche is a superb clinician. Highly recommended

  • by A Specialist

    A thorough and knowledgeable clinician.

  • by Dr Robin Powell, Psychiatrist

    Excellent clinical skills and great ability to deal with complex multi-system problems. Specializes in older people's health and movement disorders

  • by Prof. Howard Branley, Respiratory Specialist

    Dr Roche is a trusted colleague who has helped me with many elderly, frail patients over the years. Thoroughly recommend him.

  • by Mr John Hollingdale, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Geriatrician

  • Address

  • King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes

    5-10 Beaumont St, London, GB, W1G 6AA

  • BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital

    Sudbury Hill, Harrow, London, Middlesex, GB, HA1 3RX

  • The Wellington Hospital

    Wellington Place, St John's Wood, London, Middlesex, GB, NW8 9LE

  • The Hospital of St John and St Elizabrth's

    60 grove end road, London, Middlesex, GB, NW8 9NH

  • Bupa Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London, GB, SW5 0TU

  • St Mary's Hospital - Lindo Wing, Private patient unit (PPU)

    Praed Street, London, GB, W2 1NY

  • St Mary's Hospital (NHS)

    Praed Street, London, Greater London, W2 1NY

  • About Dr Shane Roche

    GMC number: 3027671

    Year qualified: 1980

    Place of primary qualification: RCP & S of Ireland

    Featured in the Tatler Doctors Guide of top 250 UK consultants, Dr Shane Roche, MB, BCH, BAO, FRCP is sought out by those with complex or multiple medical problems and he takes a keen interest in dementia, Parkinson's and mobility issues. He has worked as a consultant for more than two decades now and his competence and sense of care endear him to patients.

    After moving to London from Dublin in 1985, he trained at Charing Cross, Central Middlesex and St Mary's Hospitals. He has been working as a Consultant at St Mary's Hospital, now part of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, since 1992. He also works at St Mary's and the Hammersmith Hospitals. His caring streak is most evident in the Community Rehabilitation unit that he runs for the elderly.

    Dr Roche regularly researches and lectures on many conditions of the elderly, including Parkinson's disease, dementia and delirium, hypertension, postural hypotension, restless leg syndrome and heart failure.

    Areas of expertise

    • All aspects of Geriatric and General Medicine
    • Stroke
    • Funny turns and dizzy spells
    • Falls, frailty and rehabilitation
    • Complex older patients
    • Parkinson's disease and movement disorder
    • Neurology in the older person
    • Complex diagnostic problems
    • Pre and post-operative assessments
    • Dementia and memory impairment
    • Assessment of capacity
    • Delirium
    • Depression in the older person
    • Osteoporosis
    • Hypertension
    • Heart failure
    • Domiciliary visits
    • Acute admissions
    • Complex medical problems
    • Diagnostic conundrums
    • Incontinence
    • Postural instability and falls
    • Dizziness
    • Alzheimer
    • Restless leg syndrome

    Professional memberships

    Other specialists recommended by Dr Roche

  • Mr Alastair Windsor, Colorectal Surgeon

    Alistair is an excellent colorectal and general surgeon whose opinion is always very sensible and I would highly recommend him.

  • Mr Romi Navaratnam, Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgeon

    Excellent colorectal surgeon who is totally reliable and always willing to help. He has a lovely, friendly personality.

  • Dr Roby Rakhit, Interventional Cardiologist

    Roby is an excellent cardiologist with a very sensible approach to his patients.

  • Mr Nimalan Maruthainar, General Orthopaedic, Hip and Knee Surgeon

    Excellent orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in knee and hip problems.

  • Dr Dan Ornadel, Respiratory Physician

    An excellent chest physician. His opinions are always sensible and valued.

  • Dr Voi Shim Wong, Physician, Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

    An excellent gastroenterologist and hepatologist. Charming and friendly.

  • Mr Omar Haddo, Orthopaedic Shoulder, Elbow, Hand & Wrist Specialist

    Excellent shoulder surgeon whose opinion is much sought after.

  • Dr Natasha Kapur, Dermatologist

    Excellent dermatologist who is conscientious and very caring.

  • Dr Simon Farmer, Neurologist

    Simon is an excellent neurologist who specialises in movement disorders and Parkinson's disease. I totally value his opinion and he has been extremely helpful to me with complex cases over many years.

  • Dr Shahir Hamdulay, Rheumatologist

    Shahir is an excellent rheumatologist who I have used on many of occasions and always gives a sensible and excellent opinion on complex cases. I highly recommend him.

  • Mr Matthew Bartlett, Knee Surgeon

    Matthew is a superb orthopaedic surgeon who has a particular interest in knee problems. He sees patients quickly and his opinion is always sensible and much valued.

  • Dr Omar Malik, Neurologist

    Omar is an excellent neurologist who has a specialist interest in multiple sclerosis. He is also an excellent general neurologist and I would highly recommend him.

  • Dr Robin Powell, Psychiatrist

    He is an excellent general psychiatrist who has a particular interest in looking after older people. His opinions are very sensible and very much appreciated.

  • Dr Dean Noimark, Geriatrician

    Dean is an excellent general physician and geriatrician. He is always willing to help with difficult complex patients and is a much valued colleague.

  • Dr Catherine Hardman, Dermatologist

    Catherine is a superb dermatologist and also has a particular interest in paediatric dermatology. Her opinion is always welcomed and much valued.

  • Dr Amin Rahemtulla, Haematologist

    Admin is an excellent haematologist who I find extremely helpful and always willing to see patients at very short notice. I highly recommend him.

  • Dr Asjid Qureshi, Endocrinologist

    Asjid is an all-round excellent endocrinologist and I always welcome his opinion, in particular in relation to difficult diabetic patients.

  • Dr Diana Holdright, Cardiologist

    Diana is an excellent general cardiologist whose opinions are very much welcomed and always gives a sensible view of difficult patients.

  • Mr David Greenstein, Vascular Surgeon

    Excellent vascular surgeon with a specialist interest in laser treatment for varicose veins.

  • Dr Michael Fertleman, Geriatrician

    Excellent physician with a specialist interest in orthopaedics and pre-surgical assessment.

  • Dr Mark Vanderpump, Consultant Endocrinologist

    An excellent endocrinologist who is always available for advice.

  • Prof. Howard Branley, Respiratory Specialist

    Howard gives an excellent opinion and is always willing to help.

  • Dr Charles Kaplan, Neurologist

    An excellent neurologist with a delightful bed-side manner.

  • Mr Mohammed Akmal, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Excellent spinal surgeon who deals with complex cases.

  • Mr Simon Choong, Urologist

    A superb urologist with an excellent bedside manner

  • Dr Jeremy Chataway, Neurologist

    Excellent opinion for all Neurological problems

  • Dr David Simcock, Respiratory Specialist

    Excellent chest physician