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Has disc problem in back affecting knee. Can you suggest a Neuro specialist?

Sir my parents are staying in mavelikara town. My mother has been undergoing treatment for neuro disorder of epilepsy for the last 6 to 7 yrs. She was under the treatment of dr. Parameswaran in indoamerican hospital vaikom. Last 1 month she has a disc problem in her back which relatively affects her knee . Now she is under the treatmeny of an ortho doc. In mvk. He addressed the problem because as a neuro disorder.. Can u suggest a good neuro specialist in and around mvk region as my mother cannot travel for more than 10 mts... Pls advice...
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although doctors in your area know the geography better to advise suitable neurosurgeon. I feel Christian medical college Vellore is an excellent choice but since it is about 500 km away 9-10 hours journey is not unfeasible seeing the expertise available there.

I am posting correspondence address below-



The Department of Neurological Sciences is multidisciplinary consisting of the following divisions. The current Head of the Department is Dr. Ari G. Chacko. This is a rotating headship every four years.



DIVISION     HEAD OF DIVISION

NEUROLOGY     DR. MATHEW ALEXANDER

NEUROSURGERY UNIT I     DR. ARI G. CHACKO

NEUROSURGERY UNIT II     DR. V. RAJSHEKHAR

NEUROCRITICALCARE & TRAUMA     DR. MATHEW JOSEPH

NEUROPATHOLOGY     DR. GEETA CHACKO

NEUROPHYSIOLOGY     DR. SRINIVASA BABU

NEUROCHEMISTRY     DR. ANNA OOMMEN

ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE



Department of Neurological Sciences

Christian Medical College

Vellore,Tamil Nadu,India



Telephone: 91 - (0)416 - 228 2018/2282767/2283031

Fax: 91 - (0)416-2232035/2232103



EMAIL



DEPARTMENT     neuro@cmcvellore.ac.in

Neurosurgery Unit I:     neurosurgery1@cmcvellore.ac.in

Neurosurgery Unit II:     neurosurgery2@cmcvellore.ac.in

Neurology Unit:     neurology@cmcvellore.ac.in

Answered: Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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