Best Neurologists in India

best neurologist india

Neurologists are a medical doctor who specializes in treating diseases of the nervous system. The nervous system is made of two parts: the central and peripheral nervous systems. It includes the brain and spinal cord.

Illnesses, disorders, and injuries that involve the nervous system often require a neurologist’s management and treatment.

Before they can practice, neurologists must:

  • graduate from medical school
  • complete an internship
  • receive three years of training in a neurology residency program

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What does a Neurologist do?

Neurologists manage and treat neurological conditions or problems with the nervous system. Symptoms that commonly require a neurologist include:

  • coordination problems
  • muscle weakness
  • a change in sensation
  • confusion
  • dizziness

People who are having problems with their senses, such as touch, vision, or smell, may also need to see a neurologist. Problems with senses are sometimes caused by nervous system disorders.

Below is the list of Best Neurologists in India:-

  1. Dr. Mohit Bhatt

Hospital: Kokilaban Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute, Mumbai
Specialty: Director
Experience: Neurology, Neurosciences, and Medical Research
Education: MBBS, MD, DM

About: Dr. Mohit Bhatt is a Consultant Neurologist currently practicing at Kokilaben Hospital, Mumbai. He is the mind behind the establishment of the Movements Disorders Programme in the hospital. His expertise lies in the treatment of Movement Disorders and recommending patients for Deep Brain Stimulation surgery. He is actively involved in research for the understanding of various types of Movement disorders.

Apart from that, his interest lies in the study and treatment of Wilson’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Brain Iron Disorders and application of neurosurgery in neurogenetic diseases and movement disorders.

  1. Dr. B.P. Mruthyunjayanna
    Hospital: Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital – Vasanthnagar
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 56 Years Experience Overall  (46 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, MD – Medicine, DM – Neurology

About: Dr. B.P. Mruthyunjayanna is a Neurologist in Millers Road, Bangalore and has 56 years of experience in this field. Dr. B.P. Mruthyunjayanna practices at Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital – Vasanthnagar in Millers Road, Bangalore, Mallya Hospital in Sampangiramnagar, Bangalore and Mallige Medical Centre in Kumara Park West, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from J.S.S Medical College, Mysore in 1962, MD – Medicine from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore in 1968 and DM – Neurology from National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) in 1974.

  1. Dr. P. N. Renjen
    Hospital: Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 39 Years Experience Overall  (38 years as a specialist)
    Education: DM – Neurology, MBBS

About:  Dr. P. N. Renjen is a well qualified and experienced Neurologist. He has done his MBBS from Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad and DM in Neurology from the National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore. In addition to this, he has received his F.I.M.S.A from International Medical Sciences Academy, F.A.C.A from American College of Angiology, F.I.A.N from Indian Academy of Neurology, M.N.A.M.S from National Academy of Medical Sciences, Delhi and F.R.C.P from Royal College of Surgeons, UK. He is a member of many leading academies, associations, and societies in the field of neurology across India, the UK, And the USA. 

  1. Dr. Reena Thukral
    Hospital: GNH Hospitals
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 24 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, DNB – General Medicine, DNB – Neurology

About: Dr. Reena Thukral is an experienced neurologist. Dr. Thukral has experience in treating the patient with brain stroke, migraine, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, and other neurological disorders. Dr. Reena is also trained in reporting all neurology investigations like EEG, EMG, and NCV. She has been associated with some of the best hospitals in Delhi and Gurgaon before joining GNH Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana as Neurologists.

Dr. Thukral has been working with Artemis Hospital and Max Hospital Gurgaon, Haryana, and Sir Ganga Ram Hospital New Delhi, India as the neurologist. Dr. Reena did graduation from Rajiv Gandhi University, Karnataka, post-graduation, and super specialization in neurology from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi India.

  1. Dr. C S Aggarwal
    Hospital: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 42 Years Experience Overall  (42 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, DNB – Neurology

About: Dr. C S Agrawal is an accomplished neurologist who is impaneled as the senior consultant in the department of neurology at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi. He has almost four decades of experience treating conditions like epilepsy, headache, and stroke. His areas of expertise are clinical neurology, headache medicine, epilepsy, stroke, and its management. From years of clinical experience, Dr. Agarwal gained good exposure in treating even the most complicated situations.

  1. Dr. Mukul Varma
    Hospital: Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 28 Years Experience Overall  (28 years as a specialist)
    Education: MD – Medicine, DM – Neurology, MBBS

About: Dr. Mukul Verma did his MBBS, MD (medicine) and DM (Neurology) from the prestigious King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, where he pursued his teaching and research interests as a Pool Officer in neurology for a few years before joining Regency Hospital, Kanpur, as Senior Consultant Neurologist, and single-handedly set up and established a very successful neurology department there. He then moved to Delhi and joined Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals in 1996, and since been working here as Senior Consultant Neurologist.

  1. Dr. S Dinesh Nayak
    Hospital: Gleneagles Global Health City
    Specialty: Neurologists
    Experience: 34 Years Experience Overall  (25 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, MD – General Medicine, DM – Neurology

About: While working as the Assistant Professor of Neurology at SCTIMST (Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology), Dr. Nayak was awarded the Dr. P. N. Berry Scholarship for further training in epileptology at King’s College Hospital in London
With his experience and passion for epileptology, he returned to SCTIMST and started the Vagal Nerve Stimulation Program
Dr. Nayak also established his own epilepsy surgery program in 2008 and since 2010, he has performed the surgery on over 70 patients

  1. Dr. Vinit Suri
    Hospital: Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 28 Years Experience Overall  (28 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, MD – General Medicine, DM – Neurology


  • Consultant Neurologist at Moolchand Khairati Ram Hospital 1993 – 1995.
  • Senior Consultant Neurologist at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital from 1995 onwards.
  • Several papers in National Journals.
  • Author of ‘Current Practice in neurology’, 2005.
  • Treasurer Asia-oceanic Epilepsy Congress 2001-2002
  1. Dr. Rajiv Anand
    Hospital: BLK Super Speciality Hospital
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: 41 Years Experience Overall  (31 years as a specialist)
    Education: MBBS, MD – Medicine, DM – Neurology

About: Dr. Rajiv Anand Neurologist with a passion for making a difference in the care of a patient with neurological disorders. Always looking out for accuracy in clinical diagnosis and treatments. Focuses on treatable neurological disorders and cost-effective therapies in neurology. Medical knowledge is continuously evolving, therefore, he spends significant time in learning through updates and from each and every patient he sees in his practice. He also acquiring soft skills to comfort his patients

  1. Dr. Dinesh Sarin
    Hospital: Venkateshwar Hospital
    Specialty: Neurologist
    Experience: MBBS, MD – General Medicine, DM – Neurology
    Education: 24 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as a specialist)

About: Dr. Dinesh Sareen, a DM graduate from G.B Pant Hospital. He has been a pioneer in starting Neuro -Electrophysiology Labs in a number of Diagnostic Centers and Hospitals in North West Delhi & has trained numbers of People. Dr. Sareen has a special interest in treating Strokes & Headaches. He has various publications to his credit.