Dr Mohammed Sakel; Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist

Dr Mohamed Sakel MBBS, D.Orth, M.Med.Sc

Consultant in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

Medico-Legal Experience

Dr. Mohamed Sakel, a Consultant in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine, possesses an extensive range of clinical expertise and experience in brain injury rehabilitation. As the Director of a large neurorehabilitation service, he plays a pivotal role in writing medico-legal reports, primarily for the police and insurance companies, concerning patients under his care.

His involvement in the field extends to networking with brain injury solicitors and case managers, facilitated by his position on the Steering Committee of the Kent Brain Injury Forum. Dr. Sakel’s commitment to staying at the forefront of his field is evidenced by his participation in several relevant courses.

Clinical Experience

Since 2003, Dr Sakel has worked as Director and Consultant Physician in neurorehabilitation at East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust.

At his inpatient unit, Dr Sakel supports a range of cases including patients living with brain injury, multiple sclerosis, neuropathies, cerebral palsy, spinal injuries and young complex stroke survivors.

Dr Sakel holds honorary Senior Research Fellow in Electronic Engineering & Senior Lecturer positions in Psychology at the University of Kent.

Special Interests

Dr Sakel’s special interests include mobility robotics, neuromodulation and Botox in spasticity.

Memberships of Professional Bodies

  • GMC Specialist Register: 4484958
  • European Board PMR ID No: QUK 11
  • British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine, Royal College of Physicians, London
  • Faculty member of American Congress of Rehab Medicine (ACRM) 2012
  • International Networking Committee (ACRM)

Further information

Download Dr Sakel’s CV to learn more about his research publications, qualifications and more.