Dr. Dhananjay Duberkar
MD (Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Dr. Dhananjay Duberkar a full tirne Neuro Physician with vast experience ofmore than over 8 years. He is DM (Neurology). from Postgraduate Instituteof Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh and MD (Medicine) fromMumbai University. He excelled in academics and has bagged Pfizer awardfor Best Medical Graduate in the year 2000.
Dr. Dhannanjay has worked at the Grant Medical College & Sir J. J. Hospitalas a Resident Doctor for a period of 3 years. He Worked as a Lecturer inCritical Care Unit for a year after completion Of MD (Medicine).
He was associated with Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh as aSenior Resident (Neurology) for 3 years, and has performed more than 50 thrombolysis on patientstreated for stroke and in those who underwent hemicraniectomy.Core Competencies:. Acute stroke cure. Neuro-infectious diseases. Parkinsonism & related disorders.
Headache & epilepsy. Vertigo. Management of headache disorder. Epilepsy diagnosis and management. Acute stroke care and management with emphasis on thrombolysis. Management of neuropathy, myopathy and neuromuscular junction disorders. Movement disorders and botulinum toxin for various movement disorders. Management of multiple sclerosis and other demyelinating disorders involving CNS and PNS. Management of Parkinsonism and other extrapyramidal disorders.
Diagnosis and management of dementia and other neurodegenerative disordersResearch & Publications:1. Publications in International and National Journals- Acute-onset Ataxia alter Metronidazole use- Disseminated Cysticercoids- Reversible Splenial Abnormality in Hypoglycaemra2.
Poster presentations in International and National Conferences- Levosulpiride-induced movement disorders- Gas-geyser Poisoning- Manganese deposition in Basal ganglia in CRF patients has been an active participant at a number of workshops like AINCON, Asian OceanicParkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders, NEUCON 2010 (accredited by Harvard Medical School),and many more. His work has been recognised with memberships by renowned scientific societies like IndianAcademy of Neurology (lAN), Neurological Society of India (NSl) and Movement Disorder Society.