Dr. Sathish Kumar V.


Qualification : DM (Neurology), MD

Designation : Consultant Neurologist & Stroke Specialist

Speciality : Neurology

OPD Schedule : 09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Dr. Sathish Kumar is a Neuro Physician who got his basic training in Neurology from prestigious  Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh. He is specially interested in acute stroke management like Thrombolosis, Sonothromobolysis & Stroke Interactions. He is also a certified AHA/ASA for conducting various stroke programmes.

Education & Fellowships

  • D.M. (Neurology), PGIMER, Chandigarh | 2010
  • M.D. (General Medicine), GSVM Medical College, Kanpur | 2006
  • M.B.B.S., Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli | 2001

Professional Highlights

  • Certification of Completion by AHA NIH Stroke Scale & MRS Scale
  • He is the first among the southern region to start Nataligunal therapy in patients with multiple sclerosis

Special Areas of Interest

  • Stroke & Interventions
  • Medically Refractory Epilepsy Management
  • Neuro – Developmental Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis and Newer Treatments

Research & Publications

  • Ongoing Publications: ”A randomized double blinded placebo controlled trial of role of doxycycline in acute ischemic stroke”- Thesis publication (for Best paper award in NEUROCON 2010  Jaipur)
  • Multiple Sclerosis with Dysferlinopathy- A rare association
  • Castlemans disease presenting as CIDP- A case report
  • Duchennes dystrophy in autism: A rare case report
  • An association of Morphea with Dermatomyositis
  • Non ketotic hyperglycinemia  presenting as spinocerebellar ataxia like syndrome

Professional Memberships

  • Neurological Society of India
  • Indian Academy of Neurology
  • Indian Stroke Association

Awards & Honors

  • Best Paper Award at Neurocon UP Chapter in the year 2005 on “ Multiple Sclerosis in Kanpur- On the basis of critical clinical appraisal”
  • Best out-going student of Tirunelveli Medical College for 1996-2001 batch
  • Distinction holder in Anatomy (Part-1&2), Biochemistry, pharmacology, Pathology (Part-1&2), ENT, Medicine, during MBBS course in Tirunelveli Medical College