Neurologist(s) in India
Following are some of the top Neurologists in India:
Dr (Col.) Joy Dev Mukherjee:
Awarded by the government and the army, Dr. Mukherjee is one of the leading neurologists in India with more than 30 years of medical experience in the field of neurology.
highly skilled in the treatment of Headaches, Strokes, Movement Disorders along with Critical Care Neurology and Multiple Sclerosis, he is actively involved in research work and drug trials. Dr. Mukherjee has undergone special training in Multiple Sclerosis Treatment in Switzerland.
Dr. Mukherjee has been awarded numerous prestigious awards. For instance, Chief of Army Staff's Commendation medal, 2004, and recipient of the GOC in C (Western Command) Commendation Medal twice in his career.
He is currently working at Max Super Specialty Hospital Saket, as a Senior Director & Head- Neurology.
Dr. Aditya Gupta:
Dr. Aditya is a top-notch neurosurgeon with an impeccable academic track record. Dr. Aditya demonstrates unique expertise and has developed excellent surgical techniques in the treatment of a broad variety of brain tumors, with microsurgery and radiosurgery techniques.
Nerve and Brachial Plexus Surgery, Surgery for Epilepsy, managing patients of Movement Disorders with Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS), Brain aneurysms, and AVMs remain his area of expertise.
In his excellent career as a neurologist hitherto, he has received several awards and recognitions. For instance, Sir Dorabji Tata Award, 1996, BOYSCAST Fellow, President of India, 2006 and Chief of Army Staff Award, 2012. He is working as Chief - Neurosurgery & CNS Radiosurgery & Co-Chief - Cyberknife Centre at Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon.
Dr. Sandeep Vaishya:
Recipient of the prestigious coveted Herbert Krause Medal and the Sundt Fellowship at Mayo Clinic, USA, Dr. Sandeep is a globally renowned Indian doctor with more than 20 years of experience in the field.
Dr. Sandeep Vaishya is professionally known for performing Minimal Invasive brain and spine surgery and expert in Image-Guided Neurosurgery.
Dr. Sandeep expresses considerable interest in Intracranial Surgery for the treatment of skull base tumors, Functional Neurosurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, and spinal surgery (including minimally invasive spine surgery). He is currently working at, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram as an Executive Director.
Dr (V.P.) Varindra Paul Singh:
Recognized for having started the Epilepsy Surgery and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery at AIIMS, New Delhi Dr. V.P. Singh is considered to be the pioneer and expert in the field of Neurosurgery,
Having performed more than 400 intracranial aneurysm cases and many other complexes and advanced surgeries, Dr. V.P. Singh is a proficient and highly skilled surgeon.
Dr. Singh holds a special interest in cerebrovascular surgery, brain tumor surgery, epilepsy surgery, and radiosurgery besides treatment of arteriovenous malformations by radiosurgery techniques. He is currently the Chairman at - Institute of Neurosciences at Medanta: The Medicity, Gurgaon.
Dr. Mohit Bhatt:
With more than 3 decades of neurological experience, Dr. Mohit is the expert in treating movement disorders and recommending patients for deep brain stimulation surgery.
Apart from this, his interest lies in the study and treatment of Parkinson’s Disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, and the application of neurosurgery in neurogenetic disease and movement disorder.
He is currently working as a Director (Neurology, Neurosciences, and Medical Research) - Kokilaban Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute, Mumbai.
Following are some of the best hospitals for brain and spine treatments in India
Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon:
Designed as one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the country, Artemis provides specialty care across all the specialties.
Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi:
The hospital enjoys the credit of being India’s first hospital accredited by JCI back in 2005. The integrated healthcare network provides healthcare services across 9 countries with more than 64 hospitals.
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai:
With accreditations certifying the international standards such as Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation, National Accreditation Board for Hospital and Healthcare Providers (NABH) Accreditation, India, College of American Pathology (CAP) Accreditation, USA and National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) Accreditation, India, the hospital is one of the leading healthcare services providers of the country.
Max Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi:
The network of 14 hospitals, offering treatment across all 29 specialties, the network is a leading provider of comprehensive, integrated, and seamless world-class healthcare.
Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon:
With more than 45 facilities in India, Dubai, Mauritius, and Sri Lanka, the network is known for being most technologically advanced and providing quality care of international standards.
Medanta: The Medicity, Gurgaon:
Established with the sole mission to provide world-class, holistic, and affordable healthcare, the hospital is one of the leading healthcare providers of the country.
Neurologists in India are skilled in a variety of procedures and undergo rigorous training before being qualified as a neurosurgeon. The surgeons also travel abroad to learn from the distinguished experts across the globe and assist and lead the critical procedures enriching their clinical experience.
India is well known and rightly appreciated in the global healthcare domain for providing quality care at an affordable price. Patients pay almost 50%-60% less compared to the USA and the UK.
Qualification: Post successful completion of graduation in medicine and bachelor of surgery (MBBS), an individual has to complete MD/DNB in General Medicine or Paediatrics or postgraduate diploma in Neurology. Doctoral courses can be availed to gain proficiency and further knowledge.
Most recent technology: As technology plays an extremely vital role in delivering quality care to the patient and also reduces risks during and post-surgery. Indian neurologists are thoroughly versed with most recent technologies such as Cyber-knife VSI and 256 Slice CT.
The neurologists have gained proficiency and expertise in recent advancements such as Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Endoscopic Endonasal Approach, Minimally Invasive Spinal and Intracranial Surgeries, and Deep Brain Stimulation.
The high-end neurology treatments can be availed only in the metro cities of India. For instance, Delhi, Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bangalore, and Hyderabad are the cities where the best neurologists have their set-ups. Apart from these cities, in recent years Chennai and Kochi have emerged as the new hotspots for high end neurological and brain-related surgeries.
The metro cities of India provide the best quality of living and are well equipped with transportation and stay arrangement facilities.
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