Top 10 Neurologists in India
List of top 10 neurologists in India is based on our research:
1. Dr. Pratibha Singhi
World-renowned pediatric neurologist with 38 years of experience
Invited to work as Locum Consultant Pediatric Neurology at the Great Ormond Street Hospital London (Nov 2004-May 2005) and May-Nov 2008
Published more than 400 research papers in reputed medical journals
Dr. Pratibha Singhi is a world-renowned child neurologist with over 38 years of clinical experience. She completed her MBBS from Rajasthan University and MD (Paediatrics) from AIIMS, New Delhi. She brings in a rich experience from India, West Indies, USA and the UK. Before joining Medanta, she was at PGIMER, Chandigarh, where she worked as Professor and Head of Department , and Chief of Paediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment. Her main areas of research are Epilepsy, Neurodevelopmental Disorders including Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Central Nervous System (CNS) Infections. She has received special training in these fields at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA and in the UK during the Heinz Fellowship of the British Paediatric Association and Fellowship of The Royal College of Paediatrics. She was invited to work as Locum Consultant Paediatric Neurology at the Great Ormond Street Hospital London (November 2004 to May 2005 and May to November 2008). She has authored a book on “Seizures and Epilepsy in Children” and edited an international book on “CNS Infections in Children”, Neurology Section of IAP Textbook of Paediatrics 2013, Paediatric Neurology and Epilepsy November 2009 . She has done original research work in the field of Neurodevelopment and Paediatric Neurology and has published over 400 papers in Indian and International peer reviewed journals and has received several national and international awards and orations for her work.
MD (Ped.) All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 1978
Fellow in Pediatrics University of South California, Los Angeles, USA 1976
M.B.B.S. JLN Medical College, University of Rajathan, Jaipur 1973
2. Dr. Pushpendra Nath Renjen
- F.R.C.P.(Edin.) FellowRoyalCollege of Physicians of Edinburgh– 2010
- “Glory of India Award” awarded by Indian Economic Forum in New Delhi on 27th of February 2009
- FRCP (Fellow of the RoyalCollege of Physician & Surgeons) Glasgow – U.K.
- “Eminent Medical Person Award” awarded by the Delhi Medical Association on the Doctor’s Day on the 1st of July 2008 at New Delhi.
- “Chikitsa Rattan Award” awarded by the “International Study Circle (ISC)” at the time of the seminar on “Role of Medical Professionals Towards Society” on 25th of July 2007 at New Delhi.
- Dr. Sushil Malik Oration on Acute Ischemic Stroke – IMA South Delhi Branch – Silver Jubilee year 2004.
- Delivered the SubhadraNambudiri Memorial Lecture – 2004 on brain Stroke
- Dr. B. D. Kumar Oration Award – 2003 for commendable work in the field of Cerebro Vascular Disease by the IMA Karol Bagh Branch – New Delhi
- Scroll of Honour Award for the Contribution in the field of cerebro vascular disease and brain stroke by the Delhi Medical Association 88th Foundation day in 2002.
- Gem of India Award – 2002 All India Achievers Conference, New Delhi
- Dr. AmritLalSachdev Essay Award (Karol Bagh Medical Society) New Delhi – 1999
- Dr. (Col) B. L. Tanjea Memorial Guest Lecture Award (Delhi Medical Association) – 1998-99
- Man of the Year (American Bibliography Society) 1997.
- HeeraLal Oration Award (Indian Medical Association) Meerut Branch – 1994.
3. Dr. Mukul Varma
Dr. Mukul Verma did his MBBS, MD (medicine) and DM (Neurology) from the prestigious King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, where he pursued his teaching and research interests as a Pool Officer in neurology for a few years before joining Regency Hospital, Kanpur, as Senior Consultant Neurologist, and single handedly set up and established a very successful neurology department there. He then moved to Delhi and joined Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals in 1996, and since been working here as Senior Consultant Neurologist.
Dr. Verma is a general neurologist but is more interested in movement disorders, headache, and multiple sclerosis. He attended courses and special training in the United State in movement disorders in 2004. Dr. Verma initiated botulinum toxin injection treatment for the treatment of dystonia and was instrumental in initiating the deep brain stimulation (DBS) program for advanced Parkinson’s disease at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals. He is the principal investigator in several clinical trials on Parkinson’s disease, headache and multiple sclerosis, and has several publications to his credit.
Dr. Verma is a member of many academic societies, the most prestigious being the Indian Academy of Neurology, the American Academy of Neurology and the Movement Disorders Society (International). He has attended a large number of national and international conferences and has been a guest speaker, panelist, chairperson, or judge on several such occasions. Apart from medicine, Dr. Verma is an adventurer at heart and loves the outdoors. He is into adventure sports such as river rafting and skydiving. He is also a PADI certified Open Water Scuba Driver, and has logged several dives in different parts of the world.
MBBS, MD, DM
4. Dr. Panneer A
- Member fellow of Royal Society of Medicine, London
- Life Member – Neurological Society of India
- National Member- International Headache Society Board
- Life Member – Indian Academy of Neurology
- Member –International Headache Society Life
- Member – Association of Physicians of India
- Member in Indian Medical Association
- Member Board of Studies – Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University
- Member of the Sub – Committee for recommending Fellowship of the XIV the World congress of Neurology (INDIA) Trust
- Life Member – Indian Academy of Neurology.
5. Dr. V B Gupta
Trained in Paediatrics & Neonatology in UK for 7 years; trained in Paediatric Neurology in London & New Castle; practising at Apollo since 2003
Certifications & Professional Memberships:
Indian Academy of Paediatrics Royal college of Physicians (UK)
Royal college of Paediatrics & Child Health.
MBBS, MD, MRCP, DCH
6. Dr. Mathew Abraham
A veteran Neurologist with more than 32 years of experience, Dr. Mathew Abraham is an expert in management of neurological diseases and disorders. His fields of special interest include headache, dementia and Parkinson’s disease.
Training in Electrophysiology (Jaslok Hospital) | Training in Neuroradiology (Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram) Trivandrum |DM in Neurology (Grant Medical College, Mumbai)|MD in General Medicine (BJ Medical College, Pune)| MBBS (BJ Medical College, Pune)
7. Dr. Arun B. Shah
Dr. Arun B. Shah is a Consultant Neurologist and Mentor in the Department of Neurosciences at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre.
Dr. Shah graduated with MBBS from the prestigious Seth G. S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai in 1972. He was awarded several gold medals from the University of Bombay for securing first rank in the graduating class of October 1972. He then went on to obtain his M.D. in Internal Medicine and D.M. Neurology at the same institution.
After his training in India, he completed a fellowship in Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke at the Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon USA. Here, he also served as an Instructor in Neurology. He participated in various research projects involving therapy of Acute Stroke and the role of platelet activation in different subtypes of ischemic stroke. This resulted in his work being presented at the International Conference on Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease in 1984.
Dr. Shah has served as Hon. Professor and Head of the Department of Neurology and currently holds the title of Emeritus Professor at the Department of Neurology at Topiwala National Medical College & Nair Hospital in Mumbai. He has trained and mentored several postgraduate students in his career, many of whom are prominent neurologists in India as well as abroad.
MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Neurology)
8. Dr. Sushil Razdan
Dr. Razdan completed his MBBS from University of Kashmir where he was awarded the Best Outgoing Medical Graduate and honoured with the Dean’s Gold Medal. He completed MD (General Medicine) from University of Kashmir and went on to complete his superspecialisation in DM (Neurology) from PGIMER, Chandigarh. Dr. Razdan brings in rich clinical experience of over 35 years in the field of Neurology with special focus on remote areas of Doda, Poonch and Kathua in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Dr Razdan has done epidemiological work on neurological disorder in South Kashmir. He, along with his team, has published work on largest focus of deaf mutism in Doda district as well as on disability in children in border areas of R.S. Pura. He has worked in clinical and faculty positions in various prestigious institutions like SMHS Hospital, Kashmir, Sher -I -Kashmir Institute of Medical Science, Srinagar and ASCOMS, Jammu.
|D.M. (Neurology)||Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh||1980|
|M.D. (General Medicine)||University of Kashmir||1978|
|M.B.B.S.||University of Kashmir||1973|
9. Dr. Biplab Das
Dr Biplab Das is a stroke specialist with experience in managing all acute strokes. His other field of interests are Neurointervention (Mechanical thrombectomy, aneurysm coiling, carotid stenting etc), Epilepsy, Parkinsonism, Headache (Migraine), Demyelinating disorders and Neurocritical care. He has been trained from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India in Neurology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Biplab has presented multiple research paper in different national and international platforms including World Stroke Conference at Istanbul (2014); World Congress of Neurology at Santiago (2015), World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy) at Lisbon, Portugal (2016), ESOC 2017 at Prague.
Fellowship (Neurointervention)Medanta – The Medicity, Gurgaon2017
DM (Neurology)Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh2015
MD (Internal Medicine)Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh2010
M.B.B.S.Assam Medical College & Hospital, Dibrugarh, Assam2002
10. Dr. Arun Garg
Dr. Arun Garg is a Senior Neurologist with primary focus on Stroke. Earlier he developed neurology services at Max Hospital, Patparganj. He has worked at Swai Man Singh Jaipur University medical college and hospital and institute of Human behaviour and Allied Sciences, New Delhi. He pioneered the role of thrombolysis in Acute Stroke in this part of the country. His interest is also in Neuro-rehabilitation, Occupational therapy and Stroke prevention. His passion for stroke has taken him to UMASS, MA, USA and he has tied up with them for stroke prevention/education/treatment/Rehabilitation/ latest Research.
D.M. (Neurology)Swai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur2002
M.D. (General Medicine)Swai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur1989
M.B.B.S.Swai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur1986