Healthcare Professionals Ataxia Centres and specialists Find out how to refer a patient to one of our Specialist Ataxia Centres, or to clinicians / neurologists who have an interest in ataxia Specialist Ataxia Centres As the ataxias are relatively rare conditions, often with complex needs, patients are commonly referred to Specialist Ataxia Centres. Ataxia UK has established three ‘Ataxia UK accredited Ataxia Centres’ in London, Sheffield and Newcastle. If you are interested in referring a patient, please take a look at our Specialist Ataxia Centres page to see which is closest. Specialist Clinicians and Neurologists Ataxia UK has a list of clinicians with interest in ataxia that you can access for more expertise around the UK. All clinicians included on this list are available through the NHS, and some also run private practises.