Dr Sridharan Ramaratnam

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Dr Sridharan Ramaratnam

MBBS, MD(General medicine), DM(Neurology)

Neurologist

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
  • 32 Years of experience
  • English,Tamil
  • 70 Recommendations
  • MON-THU | 03:00 PM-05:00 PM Show More

Research and Publications

IMPORTANT PUBLICATIONS:
  • Author of “Generalized Epilepsy” and “Partial Epilepsy” chapters in “BMJ clinical Evidence” 
  • Author of Epilepsy Chapter in “Wylie’s Text Book on Evidence Based Neurology” I Edition 
  • Author of Epilepsy Chapter in Wylie’s Text Book on Evidence Based Neurology II Edition” 
  • Author of Emedicine (Web MD) chapter on “Neuropathy of Leprosy” 
  • Author of Emedicine (Web MD) chapter on “Focal muscular Atrophy”
  • Guiding Systematic  reviewers at Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi College of Perfect Health Maharishi University of Management, Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa USA on “Ayurvedic Treatment of Hypercholestrolemia” and “Ayurvedic Treatment for Hypertension”.
 

Qualification

MBBS, MD(General medicine), DM(Neurology)

Work Experience

  • Lecturer in Neurology at National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India (1982 to 1983) and at Arab Medical University, Benghazi, Libya from 1983 to 1985.
  • Honorary Associate Prof of Neurology at Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai (1998 to 2002)
  • Hon Research Fellow Clinical Science Centre for Research and Education, University of Liverpool, UK
  • Director of Neurology, SIMS Hospital, Chennai from Feb 2025 to July 2016.
  • Senior Consultant Neurologist, Apollo Hospitals Chennai , India from Feb 1986
 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

Fellowships and Achievements
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh 
  • Fellow of the Indian Academy of Neurology 
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology
  • Member of the American Epilepsy Society
  • Member of the Indian Epilepsy Society
  • Member of the Association of Physicians of India
  • Member of the Indian Medical Association
  • Editor Cochrane Epilepsy Review Group, Liverpool UK.
  • Steering Committee member of “South Asian Cochrane Network and Centre” 
  • Coordinator- Chennai Site of “South Asian Cochrane Network” 
  • Mentor for authors around the World writing systematic reviews.
  • Principal Investigator for Multicentre Clinical Trials on Epilepsy, Parkinsonism, Multiple Sclerosis, Post herpetic Neuralgia
  • 70 Publications in peer reviewed scientific journals. 
  • Invited Lectures at International conferences
 

Medical Council Registration

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Special Interests

  • Epilepsy, Headache, Movement Disorders, Dementia, Neuromuscular disorders

 


Services

Headache Treatment
Brain Mapping
Brain Surgery
Electroconvulsive Therapy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation
Hemispherectomy
Clinical Hypnotherapy
Migraine
Vertigo
Multiple Sclerosis
Stroke
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Peripheral Neuropathy
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Neurological Disorders
Arteriovenous Malformation
Brain Aneurysm
Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease
Frontotemporal Dementia
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Venous Thrombosis
Cluster Headaches
Pituitary Tumor
Mild Cognitive Impairment
Intercostal Nerve Block
Corticobasal Degeneration
Tension Headaches
Whiplash
Autism
Epilepsy
Parkinsons Disease
Headache
Dementia
Cerebral Palsy
Dyslexia
Back Pain
Alzheimers Disease
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Shingles
Sleep Apnea
Muscular Dystrophy
Spina Bifida
Tremor
Coma
Hydrocephalus
Aphasia
Syncope
Neurofibromatosis
Asperger Syndrome
Encephalopathy
Diabetic Neuropathy
Microcephaly
Guillain Barré Syndrome
Paresthesia
Spinal Cord Injury
Wilson Disease
Apraxia
Orthostatic Hypotension
Tuberous Sclerosis
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Anencephaly
Tourette Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Transverse Myelitis
Meralgia Paresthetica
Syringomyelia
Foot Drop
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Tardive Dyskinesia
Dermatomyositis
Myopathy
Transient Ischemic Attack
Chorea
Spasticity
Huntingtons Disease
Chiari Malformation
Piriformis Syndrome
Reyes Syndrome
Agnosia
Polymyositis
Restless Legs Syndrome
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Dysgraphia
Sturge Weber Syndrome
Cerebral Atrophy
Rett Syndrome
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Hypersomnia
Dandy Walker Syndrome
Charcot Marie Tooth Disease
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Tabes Dorsalis
Moyamoya Disease
Angelman Syndrome
Kuru
Craniosynostosis
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Myoclonus
Hypotonia
Traumatic Brain Injury
Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Behcets Disease
Ataxia Telangiectasia
Gaucher Disease
Brown Sequard Syndrome
Lesch Nyhan Syndrome
Febrile Seizures
Williams Syndrome
Prosopagnosia
Occipital Neuralgia
Tay Sachs Disease
Chronic Pain
Essential Tremor
Holoprosencephaly
Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Moebius Syndrome
Lennox Gastaut Syndrome
Neuromyelitis Optica
Klippel Feil Syndrome
Empty Sella Syndrome
Periventricular Leukomalacia
Pinched Nerve
Learning Disabilities
Locked In Syndrome
Lissencephaly
Fabry Disease
Wernicke Korsakoff Syndrome
Niemann Pick Disease
Porencephaly
Dysautonomia
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Friedreichs Ataxia
Miller Fisher Syndrome
Joubert Syndrome
Incontinentia Pigmenti
Post Polio Syndrome
Hemifacial Spasm
CADASIL
Pompe Disease
Arachnoiditis
Infantile Spasms
Neurosyphilis
Central Cord Syndrome
Schizencephaly
Leukodystrophy
Zellweger Syndrome
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Canavan Disease
Refsum Disease
Dravet Syndrome
Hypertonia
Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Adrenoleukodystrophy
Myotonia
Aicardi Syndrome
Todds Paralysis
Whipples Disease
Metachromatic Leukodystrophy
Melkersson Rosenthal Syndrome
Multiple System Atrophy
Stiff Person Syndrome
Sotos Syndrome
Inclusion Body Myositis
Neurosarcoidosis
Menkes Disease
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Colpocephaly
Krabbe Disease
Hemicrania Continua
Kleine Levin Syndrome
Septo Optic Dysplasia
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
Kearns Sayre Syndrome
Multi Infarct Dementia
Barth Syndrome
Batten Disease
Sjögrens Syndrome
Hydranencephaly
Mitochondrial Myopathy
Neurotoxicity
Myotonia Congenita
Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
Landau Kleffner Syndrome
Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
Alexander Disease
Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
Binswangers Disease
Sydenham Chorea
Dementia With Lewy Bodies
Cerebral Hypoxia
Leigs Disease
Sandhoff Disease
Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum
Primary Lateral Sclerosis
Ohtahara Syndrome
Paroxysmal Hemicrania
Hydromyelia
Pelizaeus Merzbacher Disease
Herpes Zoster Oticus
Congenital Myopathy
Megalencephaly
Iniencephaly
Tropical Spastic Paraparesis
Lipoid Proteinosis
Encephalitis Lethargica
Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
Neuroacanthocytosis
Cerebellar Hypoplasia
Kenneds Disease
Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
Machado Joseph Disease
Central Pain Syndrome
Cerebellar Degeneration
Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
Cerebral Arteriosclerosis
Monomelic Amyotrophy
Motor Neuron Diseases
Lipid Storage Diseases
Postural Tachycardia Syndrome
Coffin Lowry Syndrome
Rasmussens Encephalitis
Tarlov Cysts
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Fahrs Syndrome
Mucopolysaccharidoses
Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke
Farbers Disease
Neuronal Migration Disorders
Opsoclonus Myoclonus
Alpers Disease
Spinal Cord Infarction
Dystonias
SUNCT Headache
Meningitis and Encephalitis
Isaacs Syndrome
Gerstmanns Syndrome
Holmes Adie syndrome
Giant Axonal Neuropathy
Brachial Plexus Injuries
Schilders Disease
Cerebral Aneurysms
Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
Benign Essential Blepharospasm
Arachnoid Cysts
Wallenbergs Syndrome
Cerebral Cavernous Malformation
Alternating Hemiplegia
Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
Inflammatory Myopathies
Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy
Mitochondrial Myopathies
Infantile Refsum Disease
Thyrotoxic Myopathy
Congenital Myasthenia
Striatonigral Degeneration
Parry Romberg
Developmental Dyspraxia
Klüver Bucy Syndrome
Cephalic Disorders
Encephaloceles
Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinsons Disease
Troyer Syndrome
Gerstmann Straussler Scheinker Disease
Paroxysmal Choreoathetosis
Acid Lipase Disease
Mucolipidoses
Absence of the Septum Pellucidum
Hereditary Neuropathies
Dyssynergia Cerebellaris Myoclonica
Repetitive Motion Disorders
Multiple System Atrophy with Orthostatic Hypotension
Psychogenic Movement
Brain and Spinal Tumors
Aicardi Goutieres Syndrome Disorder
Neurological Complications of Lyme Disease
Neurological Sequelae Of Lupus
Neurological Complications of AIDS
Ataxias and Cerebellar or Spinocerebellar Degeneration
Erb Duchenne and Dejerine Klumpke Palsies
Familial Periodic Paralyses
Generalized Gangliosidoses
Neurological Consequences of Cytomegalovirus Infection
Vasculitis Syndromes of the Central & Peripheral Nervous Systems
Migraine