Epilepsy Specialist in Mumbai Services / Seizure treatment

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar

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Epilepsy Treatment in Mumbai

Refractory epilepsy specialist clinic.

—– Evaluation of epileptic seizures, including differentiation from other disorders which can mimic seizures including syncope and non-epileptic seizures (psychogenic seizures, pnes)

—– sub-categorization and identification of pathologies including temporal lobe epilepsy, occipital lobe epilepsy, focal cortical dysplasia, hippocampal sclerosis or mesial temporal sclerosis etc.

Antiepileptic medication adjustment

Epilepsy surgery in Mumbai

Temporal lobe epilepsy surgery, resective epilepsy surgery

Vagal Nerve Stimulation (VNS) in Mumbai

VNS implantation and programming

Video EEG in Mumbai

EEG

Dr. Siddharth Kharkar

Dr. Siddharth Deepak Kharkar

MBBS, MD (Neurology, USA), MHS

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Neurologist in Mumbai

Epilepsy Specialist in Mumbai

Parkinson’s Specialist in Mumbai

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 University of Alabama in Birmingham, USA.

Currently, Dr. Siddharth Kharkar is a 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

Dr Balabhai Nanavati hospital,
Swami Vivekananda Rd,
near LIC, LIC Colony,
Suresh Colony, Vile Parle West,
Mumbai,
Maharashtra 400056

Phone: 022-4897-1800

neuroplusclinic@gmail.com

Dr Balabhai Nanavati hospital,
Swami Vivekananda Rd, Suresh Colony,
Vile Parle West, Mumbai,
Maharashtra
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday09:00 – 21:00
022-4897-1800
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
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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.

Call 022-4897-1800

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NeuroPlus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar IconNeuroPlus Epilepsy & Parkinson's Clinic - Dr. Kharkar

near LIC, Dr Balabhai Nanavati hospital, near LIC, Swami Vivekananda Road, LIC Colony, Vile Parle

4.7 57 reviews

  • Avatar JAIKUMAR MANI ★★★★★ in the last week
    My experience with Dr Siddharth Kharkar was really awesome. It’s always great to be in the presence of someone who is a renowned expert in his field & … More it brings peace of mind that the advice will obviously be the correct one. In addition, his ability to convey complex workings of the human brain in such simple terms that a layman like me could easily understand was something I really appreciated. I heartily Thank Dr Kharkar for his astute advice & gladly recommend him to anyone who needs a neurologist.
  • Avatar Rohit shetye ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
    Best Dr. we have ever meet. Dr. Listened to us patiently and gave us the proper solution. No unnecessary test or didn’t frighten us. Thank you so much … More Dr.
  • Avatar Ashish Patil ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    Great doctor!! Really appreciate.The doctor diagnosed me correctly and start treatment that will help me a lots to improve my condition. The doctor is … More really good, calm and his nature is down to earth, gives confidence to patient!!! Thank you!!!
  • Avatar Bianca D'silva ★★★★★ in the last week
    We had been looking for a specialist in parkinsons for a while now, for my father and when we found Dr. Siddharth Kharka's details on Google, we were … More partly relieved. Partly because, we were all very anxious not knowing how would our visit turn out. I appreciate Dr. Kharkar and his team. He was very clear in his explanations, his knowledge about parkinsons. He took the time to answer the questions we had, went over the diagnosis and started necessary treatment immediately. The only drawback we experienced was the waiting time. Overall, we left the clinic satisfied, knowing much more than when we walked in. We would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a specialist.
  • Avatar Neelam Satghare ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    I have visited the doctor clinic for the first timeBut he gave good advice and helped me overcomeMy doubts and queries. It was a good experience.I am very … More thankful for cooperation.
  • Avatar Nitin Ghotge ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    Dr.Sidharth Kharkar is one of the best neurologist i came across ....He is really genuine and focused .....We really satisfied after consultancy...
  • Avatar Krishna kumari Radhakrishnan ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Hi Sharing my experience with Dr KharkarI had consulted with dr regarding my husband’sProblems of tremors. Dr immediately diagnosed on video consultation … More and could help him to control the tremors s of Parkinson’s disease.I found him genuinely polite and free to talk n patiently listening to the patients problem.Now my husband regained his balance n tremors controlled. Many many thanks to Dr Kharkar
  • Avatar a kumar ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    Dr kharkar is very nice doctor, sir explained each and every thing very nicely, and i am thankful for Dr kharkar for his treatment .
  • Avatar Nidhi Sonawane ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    I had a positive experience with the doctor. He was very sympathetic. His communication skills were good and listened with patience.
  • Avatar Ujwala Sawant ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    Because of Dr.kharkar sir my husband got new life. Tnx sir.
  • Avatar Mythili Balasubramanian ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    Consultation with the doctor was a very satisfying experience. Was empathetic in his approach, and responded positively to all the queries we had. Thank … More you doctor!
  • Avatar Govind Patel ★★★★★ 2 months ago
    Doctor explained very Good nice person give length time to check body
  • Avatar Sharmila Kumawat ★★★★★ 6 months ago
    Dr Siddharth is one of the best Dr I have ever met. He is kind, polite, helpful and very selfless person. I have migraine and I am his patient since more … More than 2 years. The staff is always helpful and Dr Siddharth is just beyond words for me. Thank you for ur selfless service and kindness u give to all ur patients.

India Today Magazine - 2021Noted as one of the Best Neurologists in Mumbai