Dr Giovanna Zamboni is a Senior Clinical Fellow and Honorary Consultant Neurologist at the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford. She graduated in Medicine and Surgery and specialized in Neurology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, where she developed a special interest in dementia and cognitive disorders and worked in memory clinics while also continuing her clinical training in general neurology. She then worked as postdoctoral fellow for almost three years at the National Institutes of Health in the United States. In 2008 she joined the Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing (OPTIMA) to lead the continued development of the neuroimaging research while working as Locum Consultant in the Oxford Memory Clinic (OXMAC) of the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. In 2012 she obtained a doctoral degree (DPhil) defending a thesis entitled “Structural and functional magnetic resonance imaging in the prediction and characterization of Alzheimer’s disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment”. She is currently responsible for the continued development of functional imaging research of the Stroke and Dementia Prevention Research Unit in Oxford. She is author of several papers and publications in the fields of imaging and dementia. Her clinical expertise is in the early detection of cognitive impairment and in the differential diagnosis of atypical dementia.
Giovanna is specialised in the diagnosis and treatment of older adults (aged over 50) with a wide range of conditions including:
Lewy Body dementia
Posterior cortical atrophy and other atypical dementias
Mild Cognitive Impairment
Atypical Parkinsonian syndromes – Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal Degeneration Syndrome, Multisystem Atrophy
Epilepsy & seizures
Assessment and Treatment
Giovanna provides thorough diagnostic assessments, treatment and ongoing reviews. She aims to see you within a matter of days from referral and can see you at your home or at our consulting rooms.
Initial assessment of 60 minutes incl. report, priced at £300.
Initial assessment of 90 minutes incl. report, priced at £450.
Optional follow-ups at £300 for 60 minutes, and £200 for 30 minutes.
Home visit supplements starting from £100.