Sarjapur Road - Dr. Vishakhadatta Mathur Kumaraswamy

Dr. VISHAKHADATTA MATHUR KUMARASWAMY
Consultant – Neurology
Neurology

MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery), Neurology Residency, Neuromuscular Disorders Fellowship

Dr. Vishakhadatta is a neurologist who has completed his training in India and the USA, at premier institutes such as JIPMER, Pondicherry, and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland.

During his residency and fellowship, he had the opportunity to work with internationally recognized pioneers in the field such as Dr. Robert Daroff (general neurology), Dr. Bashar Katirji, Dr. David Preston and Dr. Barbara Shapiro (neuromuscular disorders), Dr. Hans Luders (epilepsy) and Dr. Anthony Furlan (stroke).

He is well versed in critical care management of neurological emergencies. He has considerable expertise in the management of neuromuscular conditions such as neuropathy, myasthenia gravis, myopathy/muscular dystrophy, CMT, CIDP and motor neuron disease. He is experienced in the management of acute stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis and other autoimmune neurological conditions, headaches, unusual facial pain syndromes and dementias including Alzheimer’s disease.

He has in-depth training in clinical neuromuscular medicine as well as electrodiagnostic techniques
(including single fiber EMG), neuromuscular ultrasound and autonomic functions testing. He has had extensive exposure via dedicated courses as well as clinical care, to EEG reading, techniques in neuroimaging and interpretation, and basic neuroscience.

His research interests include inherited neuromuscular disorders, neuromuscular ultrasound and quantitative analysis of EEG and EMG data. He has several publications in reputed international journals.

Speciality

Neurology

Experience

Over 6 years

Research Fellow, Harvard Med. School/ Massachusetts Gen. Hospital, Massachusetts, USA, Jul 2012 - Jun 2013
Observership in Neurology, Quincy Medical Center, Quincy, MA, USA, Mar 2012 - May 2012
Research Trainee, St John’s Research Institute, Bangalore, India, Jun 2011 - Jan 2012

Qualification

Degree Institute Year
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)
JIPMER, Pondicherry, India
2011
Neurology Residency
University Hospitals Cleveland / Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
2017
Neuromuscular Disorders Fellowship
University Hospitals Cleveland / Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
2018
Columbia Asia Hospital – Sarjapur Road, Ward No – 150, Ambalipura, Sarjapura Main Road (Opposite Iblur), Bangalore – 560102
Contact Number:
+91 80 6675 6565