Nigel S. Bamford

Associate Professor Term; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Neurology; Associate Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology; Director, Pediatric Movement Disorders Clinic; Chief, Section of Pediatric Neurology

Physician Biography

Dr. Bamford is an expert in General Pediatrics and in Pediatric Neurology. He is certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics and by the Neurology American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology. Dr. Bamford evaluates and treats children with a variety of neurological conditions and diseases. In addition, he has a special interest in pediatric movement disorders and is the Director of Pediatric Movement Disorders Clinic at the Pediatric Specialty Center, 2nd Floor, Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Bamford also oversees an urgent clinic for children with new-onset seizures and runs a general pediatric neurology clinic at the Yale Old Saybrook Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

  • Ataxia
  • Chorea
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Movement Disorders
  • Tremor
  • Parkinsonian Disorders
  • Dyskinesias

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adolescent; Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Pediatric Neurology

Pediatrics: Pediatric Neurology

Movement Disorders

Yale Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qual in Child Neurology AB of Psychiatry & Neurology (2000)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System, Genetics - Pediatric Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of BMS-986089 in Ambulatory Boys With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Diseases of the Digestive System - Liver, Diseases of the Eye, Diseases of the Nervous System Wilson Disease Registry

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Contact Info

Nigel S. Bamford
Mailing Address
333 Cedar Street
LMP 3088

New Haven, CT 06520

Bamford Lab