Dr. Niveditha Sai Chandra .A

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Dr. Niveditha Sai Chandra .A

Dr. Niveditha Sai Chandra .A

MBBS, MD (General Medicine),
DrNB Neurology (KMC, Mangalore, Manipal University), MRCP(UK-SCE Neurology)

Consultant Neurophysician

  • Can speak: English, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada.
  • MBBS – 2005-2011 at Dr. Pinnnamaneni Siddhartha Medical College, Andhra Pradesh.
  • MD General Medicine – 2012-2015 at ASRAM College, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Worked as Asst. professor in dept of General Medicine, Kannur Medical College, Kerala from 2015 to 2017.
  • DNB Neurology – 2017-2020 – KMC Mangalore (Manipal Academy).
  • Dealt with a variety of Neurological emergencies like Status epilepticus, AIDP, Stroke where IV thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy were performed in huge number of patients.
  • Performed more than 100 ENMGs in Neuromuscular and trauma cases.
  • Experienced in giving Botox injections in spasticity and dystonia cases.
  • Worked as Junior Consultant Neurologist in KIMS Hospital, Secunderabad for 1 year, in association with Dr. Mohandas. S, HOD, Dept. of Neurology.

Academic Achievements

  • Several paper publications in peer reviewed medical journals.
  • Underwent Observership at Srichitra Tirunal Institute, Trivendrum for 2 months in epilepsy, Neuro Physiology and Neuro Radiology. Short Observership in Neuro-pathology at NIMHANS Bangalore.
  • Cleared NESSAN EEG certificate course conducted in November 2020.
  • Special interest in Epilepsy, auto-immune and related diseases.

Awards and Rewards

  • Sri Kodali Shikhamani award in 2003 for topper in Mathematics.
  • National Merit Scholarship in 2003 for achieving 93% in SSC.
  • Original research work done on Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome.
  • Presented paper on PRES at Telangana State conference 2018.
  • Presented paper on Autoimmune encephalitis in International Neuro immunology Update at Bangalore, 2018.
  • Presented paper on Dementia in elderly at international geriatric conference at KMC Mangalore, January 2019.
  • Presented and discussed approach to difficult MS cases with Dr. Yurg Kesselring, pioneer in Multiple sclerosis, Switzerland during his visit to KMC, Mangalore.
  • Organized and participated in free medical camps & public health awareness programs
  • Life member and consultant for CHD – Centre for Health and Development, a global voluntary organization striving for the betterment of rural health in India.