Dr. Siddharth Kharkar

One of the Best Neurologist in Thane

Dr. Siddharth Deepak Kharkar

MBBS, MD (Neurology, USA), MHS

Recognized as one of the

Good Neurologists in Mumbai

By India Today magazine (2020, 2021) & Outlook India Magazine (2020).

Epilepsy Specialist in Thane
Parkinson’s Disease Specialist in Thane

Call  –  022 – 4897 – 1800

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar has been recognized as one of the best neurologists in Mumbai by Outlook India magazine and India today Magazine.

Dr. Kharkar is a USA board certified (American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology certified) Neurologist. He has trained in the best institutions in India, US and UK including KEM hospital in Mumbai, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), USA & Kings College in London.

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar was part of the Epilepsy faculty at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, USA.

Currently, Dr. Siddharth Kharkar is a General Neurologist, Epilepsy specialist (Seizure specialist) & Parkinson's specialist practicing in Mumbai, India.

He is also one of the current International coordinators of the Non-Motor Parkinson's disease study Group (International Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Society).

Neuro+ Epilepsy & Parkinson’s Clinic – Dr. Kharkar

86/2 Chaubal House,
Near Maltibai Chitnis Hospital,
Tembhi Naka,
Thane-West, Thane,
Maharashtra 400601

Call  –  022 – 4897 – 1800

neuroplusclinic@gmail.com

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar is one of the best Neurologists in Thane. He is one of the Epilepsy Specialists in Thane and one of the best Parkinson’s specialists in Thane.

NeuroPlus provides compassionate expert clinical treatment for all neurological disorders, especially for Epilepsy (seizures) & Parkinson’s disease.

The following conditions are treated by Dr. Siddharth Kharkar:

  1. Treatment of Epilepsy / Seizures
  2. Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease / Tremor
  3. Treatment of  Headache / Migraine
  4. Treatment of Memory loss / Dementia
  5. Treatment of Paralysis / Stroke
  6. Treatment of Dizziness / Vertigo
  7. Slowness or Unsteadiness during walking
  8. Pain or weakness in any part of the body.

Because of his background, Dr. Kharkar is able to provide tertiary-level therapy for Epilepsy (seizure) and Parkinson’s patients in Thane.

  1. For a selected group of patients, Epilepsy surgery in Thane can be offered. This can be life-changing and can enable many patients to have a normal productive life.
  2. Dr. Kharkar is very particular about the treatment of Non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease such as depression, agitation, constipation and balance.
  3. Neuroplus clinic provides one of the best treatments for Epilepsy in Thane. Epilepsy surgery in Thane is provided by NeuroPlus Epilepsy & Parkinson’s Clinic. EEG, and Video EEG monitoring can be arranged.
  4. Excellent treatment for Parkinson’s disease in Thane is provided.  Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) surgery in Thane is also provided.

Frequently asked questions:

Which is the nearest Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar to this location?
The nearest clinic to your location is at the following address:
86/2 Chaubal House,
Near Maltibai Chitnis Hospital,
Tembhi Naka,
Thane-West, Thane,
Maharashtra 400601

Click here for the location on google maps.

How do I get to Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?
For most people, the easiest travelling method will be by train.

You can take a train to Thane local station and come out of the station on the WEST side. Neuroplus clinic is located 1.5 km away from Thane station.

The clinic is located in Chaubal house building, next to Malitbai chinis hospital. It is located on the second floor above Iyengar Bakery.

If you are coming from Thane station, the directions are as a follows:

Thane Station (W)
TMT Reserved Flyover SATIS, Jambli Naka, Thane West, Thane, Maharashtra 400601

Head west toward TMT Reserved Flyover SATIS
33 m

Turn right onto Station Rd
Pass by LeLe (on the right in 350m)
450 m

Turn left after Janata Fashion (on the left)
58 m

At Ajaramaraji Chowk, continue onto Dr Moose Marg
Drive along the lake (on the right for 270m)
650 m

At Gadkari Cir/Harinivas Cir, take the 1st exit onto Ahilyadevi Holkar Marg
88 m

Turn right at Thane Municipal School Dagdi School onto Veer Savarkar Marg
36 m

At K Khandu Ranganekar Chowk, Veer Savarkar Marg turns right and becomes Govind Bachaji Rd
300 m
Dr. Malatibai Chitnis Hospital
Near, Govind Bachaji Rd, Chitnis Chowk, Talav Pali, Malatibai, Thane West, Thane, Maharashtra 400602

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Is Parking available at Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?
The area which the clinic is in is a very busy area and parking may not be available.

The best option would be to drop the patient off at the clinic, and then park your car at the nearby pay-and-park location.

K and P 2 Wheeler And 4 Wheeler Parking
Patil Wadi, Gokhale Rd,
opposite Gaondevi Mandir,
Naupada, Thane,
Maharashtra 400602

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Is an elevator available at Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?
Yes. The OPD is located on the first floor.
Are wheelchairs available at Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?
Yes. You can ask the attendant for a wheelchair and then keep this wheelchair with you during the duration of the visit.

All locations are wheelchair-accessible.

What are the Fees for the Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?
The fees are as follows:

– Rs. 2000 for new patients
– Rs. 1500 for follow-up patients

Follow-up after an extended period of time will be charged as for a new visit.

For financially weak patients, concessions may be arranged strictly on a special *as-needed* basis. A limited number of financiall-needy patients will be seen for free during each clinic.

What services are available at Neuroplus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar in Thane?

All neurological treatment-related services are available at this clinic.

List of services at NeuroPlus Epilepsy and Parkinson’s clinic – Dr. Kharkar at Mumbai:

Evaluation and treatment of all Neurological conditions including headache/migraine, Memory problems/Dementia, Epilepsy/seizures, Parkinson’s disease and Dizziness/VertigoYes
Video EEG monitoring in MumbaiYes, done at Nanavati hospital, Mumbai
Epilepsy specialist treatment with medicationsYes
Epilepsy surgery in MumbaiYes, done at Nanavati hospital, Mumbai
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) for Epilepsy in MumbaiYes, done at Nanavati hospital, Mumbai
Parkinson’s Disease Specialist treatment with medicationsYes
Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) surgery for Parkinson’s disease in MumbaiYes, done at Nanavati hospital, Mumbai
MRINo. MRI can be done at many locations within Thane. In special circumstances, for example epilepsy surgery cases, you may be requested to do the MRI in a 3 Tesla machine.
Electromyography & Nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCS) Yes
Electroencephalography (EEG)Yes
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What are the other locations of NeuroPlus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar

NeuroPlus clinics of Dr. Kharkar are located in Mumbai and nearby suburbs.

Experience
  • MBBS – King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
  • MHS – Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
  • Research Coordinator, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Washington Hospital Center, Washington DC, USA
  • Residency in Neurology – Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA
  • Fellowship in Epilepsy – University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), USA
  • Clinical attachment in Movement disorders, Kings College, London, UK
  • Assistant Professor of Epilepsy, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Birmingham, USA
  • Consultant Neurologist, Wockhardt Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, India
  • Consultant Neurologist, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai India
  • International coordinator for the Non-Motor Parkinson's disease study Group (International Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Society).
Honors and Awards
  • 2020 - "Top Neurologists in Mumbai" - Outlook India Magazine
  • 2020 - "Best Neurologists in Mumbai" - India Today Magazine
  • 2021 - "Best Neurologists in Mumbai" - India Today Magazine
  • 2011 – Best Resident Research project award - Drexel University, USA
  • 2010 – Selected for the national “Neurology Residents Scholar Program” for epilepsy training, Drexel University, USA
  • 2008 – Humanitarian Resident of the Year award, Drexel University, USA
Member of:
  • Indian Academy of Neurology
  • Maharashtra Association of Neurology
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • International Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Society
Invited Reviewer
  1. Journal of Parkinson's disease
  2. Epilepsy Research
  3. Annals of Neurology
  4. Neurosurgery
  5. Journal of Neurosurgery
Selected publications
  1. Kharkar, S., Ellenbogen, J. R., Samuel, M., Rizos, A., Silverdale, M., Chaudhuri, K. R., & Ashkan, K. Changes in Parkinson’s disease sleep symptoms and daytime somnolence after bilateral subthalamic deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease. NPJ Parkinson’s Disease, 2018, 4, 16
  2. Kharkar S, Knowlton RD: Magnetoencephalography in the presurgical evaluation of epilepsy. Epilepsy and Behavior. 2014 Dec 30. pii: S1525-5050(14)00648-9
  3. Kharkar S, Rochestie D, Pillai J, Haneef Z: Anti-epileptic Drug Prescription Patterns and Socio-economic status– Seizure. 2014 Apr;23(4):290-4
 
Caution: This information is not a substitute for professional care. Do not change your medications/treatment without your doctor's permission.
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar has been recognized as one of the best neurologists in Mumbai by Outlook India magazine and India today Magazine. He is a board certified (American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology certified) Neurologist.

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar is a Epilepsy specialist in Mumbai & Parkinson's specialist in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

He has trained in the best institutions in India, US and UK including KEM hospital in Mumbai, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), USA & Kings College in London.

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  • Avatar Paras Prabhu ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    Out patient is epileptic from about 10 years and her seizure gotten worse during the past year with the frequency of about 3-4 times a week.So we consulted … More Dr. Kharkar. He tried a few medicines, and within 1.5-2 months now the patient is feeling very well now. There are no seizures for 14 days currently.Dr. tried to keep medicines as minimum as possible. He also tried to keep the cost of the treatment minimum.When some of the medicines started showing side-effects, he was quick to switch the medicines to the better options.Overall I think we are getting a best of the available treatments. We thank you very much Dr. Kharkar.
  • Avatar Dr Shobha Sankhe ★★★★★ a month ago
    Dr Kharkar is gem of a doctor with tremendous patience, empathy, genuine concern for his patients .He guides them very methodically & scientifically … More for their neurological ill healthOur epilepsy patient is extremely happy with his treatment , Patient feels better by just visiting him too!May his selfless service to humanity flourish to reach all the needy patients!!
  • Avatar shrruti khanna ★★★★★ a month ago
    I consulted Dr Sidharth for my sister who has become very hyper and aggressive and we could not understand the issue. Keeping in mind she is someone with … More special needs Dr Sidharth was extremely understanding of the situation and did not put her through unnecessary investigation and avoided a very long stay at the hospital. He was infact more keen on her returning home to her natural environment. We highly appreciate Dr Sidharth for his effort and for looking into the matter with utmost care. It was a very difficult decision for my family to get my sister admitted but we are glad we did it under his care.Thankyou Doc.
  • Avatar Prashant Purohit ★★★★★ a month ago
    my name is prashant purohit. I m become completely bed ridden from last 9 months and was unable to walk. I couldnt find out the cause even after visiting … More many doctors and many hospital in Ahmedabad nd jodhpur.started losing hope. A good friend of mine suggested to visit a neurologist. After searching a lot, I came to know about Dr. Siddharth Kharkar and took his appointment in Nanavati Hospital. He examined and said that he suffered from \u201cPKD(PAROXYSMAL KNESIGENIC DYSKNESIA\u201c. He assured us to reverse this in 5 days time. And indeed this happened. I started recovering miraculously. today I am fully well fit I m walking as normal . Many Many thanks to Dr. Siddharth Kharkhar sir for giving me a new life.
  • Avatar Sanjay Pradhan ★★★★★ 7 months ago
    Dr. Kharkar is truly exceptional. He is extremely knowledgeable. But simultaneously, he is extremely patient and kind - taking the time and care to respond … More to all the questions. It is rare to come across a doctor who is not in a hurry to get on to the next patient, but instead, focuses on the one in front with full attention, expertise and compassion. A great experience.
  • Avatar N N ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    We visited Dr. Kharkhar for treatment regarding my mum - who is a multi-stroke patient and has aphasia. Certain medications were creating complications … More with her condition and Dr. Kharkhar was able to help mitigate the issue. We found him and his approach to be incredibly compassionate, considerate, individualized and patient-friendly. He advice is astute, up-to-date and empathetic. His treatment always comes from a deeply human place and is about seeing how to help the patient and their caregivers feel more at ease. Something that is quite rare and refreshing within the medical community.We feel that he genuinely cares about the patients that he is treating and is always kind and respectful in his communication. Moreover, his admin team is very efficient and prompt and it's a pleasure to deal with them.Would highly recommend Dr Kharkhar himself - though we must say our experience with Nanavati hospital itself has been less than ideal.Hope this helps.
  • Avatar Manish Ranjan ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    I have been visiting Dr Kharkar for treatment of my father. He is a very friendly doctor. He listens to our concerns with lot of patience. He also explains … More the issue in much greater details. He has really been of great help. My father is much better now.
  • Avatar Pinakin Shah ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    One of the best Dr. Gives complete attention and time to listen to patient's history, issues. Explains various options of treatment with pros and … More cons.
  • Avatar Lawrence Castellino ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    Exceptional experience with an expert,Dr. Kharkar is a knowledge house. It is rare nowadays to find doctors with patience, knowledge, and a flair for … More handling patient’s questions, besides Dr. Kharkar’s bedside manners are exemplary. I am privileged to be treated by such an amazing soul. I have told him and will repeat it here that “I am advancing my move back to India although I am a US Citizen, because I know I am in good hands and will be well taken care of. Thanks Dr. Kharkar for your selfless service!
  • Avatar Hemant Kansara ★★★★★ 10 months ago
    Great doctor!! Really appreciate.The doctor diagnosed to my sister correctly and start treatment, she has good improvement after taking medicine prescribed … More by doctor as no epilepsy attake. We have good experience with the doctor. Thank you

India Today Magazine - 2021Noted as one of the best Neurologist in Mumbai

Good Neurologist in Mumbai