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Selwyn Leon Dexter

Bsc(Hons), MB ChB, LRCP, MRCS, Dip Med Ac


General Practice

Special Interests

General Medicine, Migraine, Musculoskeletal Medicine


Dr Selwyn Dexter has been a General Medical Practitioner in Westminster for over 20 years and is a council member of the Central London Consortium of GP's.
He qualified from Liverpool University with degrees in medicine and pharmacology. He has interests in general medicine, migraine, medical acupuncture and research.

He is a specialist in Migraine and recurrent head pain having spent over 14 years at an eminent head pain clinic linked to St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. He has a particular interest in treating migraine and also in headache related to sexual activity (benign coital headache/POIS).He has published papers in the British Medical Journal and others.

Dr Dexter is a qualified specialist in acupuncture awarded the diploma of the British Medical Acupuncture Society in 1990.
He spent 8 years at The Royal Free Hospital Pain Clinic treating complex pain syndromes. He was appointed Senior Research Fellow in 2003. His other interests within acupuncture include gynaecology and inflammatory eye disease (e.g. keratoconus, blepharitis).
He is recognised by medical insurance companies for acupuncture treatment.

Married with four sons (two budding doctors), his outside interests include writing, music and walking his dogs over Hampstead Heath.

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