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Dr. S. Balasubramaniam

Dr. S. Balasubramaniam

Dr. S. Balasubramaniam

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology


18 Years Experience Overall  (6 years as specialist)

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Dr. S. Balasubramaniam is a Consultant Neurologist practicing in Velachery, Chennai. He has an experience of 17 years in the medical field. He has vast experience in diagnosing and treating various neurological conditions. Presently he is working as a Consultant Neurologist in The Tamilnadu Government Multisuperspeciality Hospital, Chennai. He practices at Diya Speciality Clinic (Velachery), and a visiting consultant at Apollo Spectra Hospital (MRC Nagar) and Prashant superspeciality Hospital (Velachery), Chennai. He had completed MBBS from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2002, MD - General Medicine from Stanley Medical College and Hospital, Chennai in 2006 and DM - Neurology from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2014. He is a member of Indian Association of Neurology, Movement disorder society of India, Indian Epilepsy society and Indian Epilepsy Association (IEA).

Velachery, Chennai

Diya Speciality Clinic


2, Officer's Colony, 100 Feet Velachery Bypass Road, Landmark: Near Sathya agencies & Dindigul Thalappakatti Biriyani Hotel & Opposite Connexions Gift Shop, Chennai

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09:00 - 10:00
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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.


Awards and Recognitions

Presented a rare case report in Indian Association of Neurologist conference in Indore - 2013
Presented a case report of a HIV patient with cortical vein thrombosis in the absence of other risk factors in IAN conference in Ahmedabad - 2012


MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2002
MD - General Medicine - Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai, 2006
DM - Neurology - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2014


Indian Association of Neurology
Indian Epilepsy Association (IEA)
Movement Disorder Society Of India
Tamilnadu & Pondicherry Association of Neurologists


2014 - 2015 Assisant Professor at Kilpauk Medical College Hospital
2016 - 2018 Assisant Professor at TN Government Multi Super Specialty Hospital


69877 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2002
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