Call me Doctor Vanderpol

Penrith Hospital


Headache and migraine management and research

I have been a Consultant Neurologist in the United Kingdom since 2005. 

I graduated from 1st Medical faculty Charles University in Prague, with honors in 1998, became a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians in London in 2012 and completed my MBA (exec.) with merit at Durham University Business School in 2014.

I'm spearheading Cumbria Headache Forum, educational platform for patients and health care professionals, I established in 2014. I'm nationally recognized regional expert in Headache and Migraine field, involved in research, teaching and education of medical students as well as postgraduate training, faculty member and speaker at Headache Academy, in RCP in London.

I find very rewarding face to face contact with my patients and being able to help. 


I'm a passionate physician, inventive and analytical thinker with a varied background and a broad horizon of experience. My ambition has always been to provide patient focused and responsive care, empower and educate patients to help them to take an active role in the management of their illness. 

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