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Dr. S Praveen Kumar

Dr. S Praveen Kumar

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DM - Neurology, MBBS

Neurologist

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16 Years Experience Overall  (16 years as specialist)

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Dr S. Praveen Kumar is working as a Consultant Neuro Physician at Dr Malathi Manipal Hospital Jayanagar, Bangalore. He is also working as a Visiting Consultant at Sagar Hospital, Indus Westside Hospital and Excel Care Hospital in Banashankari, Bangalore. With 14 years of experience, Dr Praveen specialises in the field of Neurology. He is an MBBS graduate from Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore. Dr Praveen has further acquired Doctor of Medicine degree from National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore. He was previously associated with Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute as a Consultant Neurologist. Dr Praveen expertise lies in treating Cerebral Stroke, Headache, Parkinsons Disease, Giddiness, Sleep Disorders and Various Neurological Disorders.

Jayanagar 9 Block, Bangalore

Malathi Manipal Hospital

4.5

45/1, 45th Cross, Marenahalli Road, Phase II, Landmark: Next To Big Bazar & Opposite To Bangalore Central, Bangalore

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Mon - Wed, Fri - Sat

06:00 - 08:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a neurologist?

A: A neurologist is a medical expert who treats conditions related to the central and peripheral nervous system, spinal cord and the brain.

Q: What is the difference between a neurologist and a neurosurgeon?

A: Both neurologists and neurologists are trained to diagnose diseases of the nervous system which includes the brain and the spine. However, neurologists do not perform surgery, they can treat with medicines and refer to neurosurgeons.

Q: What kind of illnesses do neurologists treat?

A: Neurologisists commonly treat disorders such as headaches, epilepsy, tremors, sleep disorders, Alzheimer's disease, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Parkinson's disease to name a few.

Q: When should one visit a neurologist?

A: One should visit a neurologist if they have complaints of dizziness, consulvions, repeated headaches, migraines, or problems with vision, memory, gait and movement.

Q: Who do neurologists work with?

A: Neurologists usually work in hospitals, out-patient clinics and some may even have their own private practice. Some neurologists may even be part of a team of physicians and surgeons of other specialities or even engage in research work.

Specializations

Education

DM - Neurology - National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), 2003
MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, 2002

Experience

2009 - Present Consultant at Sri Sai Ram Hospital

Registrations

63440 Karnataka Medical Council, 2002
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