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ACT Neurology Centre is an academically-focused group Neurology practice focused to provide a center of excellence in outpatient neurological care. We are a sub-speciality practice with expertise in the treatment of a wide range of neurological disorders.
Our practice comprises highly trained neurologist(s) with specific areas of subspecialisation and complementary skills. We pride ourselves on our comprehensive approach to patient care and management, utilizing evidence-based and clinical knowledge to deliver best care.
We provide neurology services in ACT and surrounding regional NSW areas including southcoast.
We endeavor that our clinical and administrative staff ensure patients are treated with respect and compassion.


The practice provides consulting and treatment for a wide range of neurological disorders including:

  •   Stroke and Cerebrovascular disorders
  •   Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders
  •   Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology
  •   Epilepsy
  •   Headaches and Migraines
  •   Peripheral nerve disorders
  •   Muscle disorders
  •   Dizziness and vestibular disorders
  •   Dementia and cognitive disorders
  •   General Neurology

Diagnostic Services

Comprehensive neurophysiology and botulinum toxin injection service:

  •   Nerve conduction studies including EMG and Repetitive stimulation
  •   EEG including sleep deprived EEGs
  •   Botulinum injections for migraines, dystonia, hyperhidrosis, limb spasticity, hypersalivation and other clinical indications.





The practice provides consulting and treatment for a wide range of disorders including:

  • Arm and hand therapy
  • Balance training
  • Improving walking ability
  • Optimising fitness in the neurological population
  • Falls prevention programs
  • Home exercise programs
  • Carer education and training
  • Spasticity and Contracture management
  • Post-operative rehabilitation
  • Strength programs following periods of hospitalisation or immobility
  • Walking aid prescription

Dr Ronak Patel
MBBS, AMC, Cert (Clin Epi), FRACP

Dr Ronak Patel is a Consultant Neurologist at Calvary Public Hospital, Bruce. He completed his medical training from India and subsequently completed postgraduate (FRACP) training in Neurology at John Hunter Hospital and The Canberra Hospital. He pursued Stroke and Neurovascular fellowship at Calvary Public Hospital where he is appointed as a consultant Neurologist. Apart from Stroke, has developed interest in Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsons disease, headaches/migraines and other neurological disorders.

Dr Patel is a member various organisations including Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN), American Academy of Neurologists (AAN) and European Academy of Neurology (EAN). He is Fellow at Australasian Stroke Academy and is a member of World Stroke Organisation (WSO), Stroke Society of Australasia (SSA) and American Stroke Association (ASA). Dr Patel is a member of Australia New Zealand Headache society (ANZHS) and sees all headache patients and runs Botox service.

He runs neurology clinics at Calvary Public Hospital and Calvary Private Clinic. He chairs Calvary Public Hospital Neurology Research Group and has recently been appointed as chair of GCTC committee, Calvary Public Hospital. He is passionate about delivering best possible care to his patients and ensures that his patients are well informed and educated about their treatment plan.

Dr Patel is equally passionate about teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate and is a clinical Lecturer at the Australian National University. He is also an Educational Supervisor and a Professional Development Advisor for physician trainee registrars at the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. He is regional examinee for Royal Australian College of Physicians.