I qualified in 2009 and worked on a urology & general surgery ward at Princess Royal University Hospital before coming to Darent Valley in 2013 to work on Poplar Unit (urology & renal outpatients).

I joined the Neurology Team as an MS Specialist Nurse in April 2018, my role along with my colleague Debbie McMillan is to support people with a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis or CIS (Clinically Isolated Syndrome).

We offer the following services:-

  • Providing education
  • Educational events for newly diagnosed patients
  • Symptom management
  • Advice, commencement and monitoring of disease modifying therapies
  • Relapse managements
  • Three outpatient clinic per week
  • Ward visits

Contact details

Please ask your GP to refer you either in writing or electronically.

Email:  ola.okunowo@nhs.net Tel: 01322 428100 ext 4924 or mob: 07919164986