Dr. Ashok Panagaria

Dr. Ashok Panagaria
Neurologist, Jaipur

MBBS, MD (Med), DM (Neur) FRCP

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Dr. Ashok Panagariya is one of the respected doctors in Rajasthan,  who has earned the reputation of being one of the best clinical neurologists in the country. Dr. Panagariya is a Professor Emeritus of the SMS Medical College, an honorary neurologist to the Indian Armed Forces, and a Consultant Neurologist at the SMS Hospital, Jaipur.

Dr. Panagariya has a talented personality, who has a blend of academics, research, and leadership qualities apart from a philanthropic outlook. He is a medical researcher and academician, who is especially known for his research on nerve cells and neuromyotonia. The former Vice Chancellor of Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur, he is a recipient of the Dr. B. C. Roy Award. Dr. Panagariya, who enjoys taking up challenges on unresolved issues, is known for quick diagnosis, analysis, and Holistic Management.

Dr. Ashok Panagariya passed his MBBS in 1972 and then, went on to do his Post Graduation in Internal Medicine in 1976 from the SMS Medical College & University, which was followed by DM in Neurology from the  PGI Chandigarh.  He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

Before taking up the present assignment, Dr. Panagriya was the Head of the Department of Neurology at the Sawai Man Singh Medical College. He also served as the Principal of SMS Medical College, the Vice Chancellor of the Rajasthan University of Health Sciences,  President of Indian Academy of Neurology, and has also been a member of the State Planning Board of Health.


  • Neurology


  • Mind Body and Holistic Medicine


  • MBBS From SMS Medical College, Jaipur in 1972 
  • MD (Med) From SMS Medical College, Jaipur in 1976
  • DM (Neurology) From PGI Chandigarh in 1982
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians, England in 2008

Practice Information

S M S Hospital, Jaipur

S M S Hospital, Jaipur

Near Ajmeri Gate, J.L.N. Marg, Jaipur, Rajasthan - 302004

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Awarded the most prestigious honour in medical profession in India by the Hon’ble President – Dr. B.C. Roy    Medal for developing super-specialty of Neurology in North-West India.
  • Honourary Neurologist, Armed Forces of India, nominated by the Defence Ministry of India
  • Author of a chapter on ‘Parasitic Infections of nervous system in prestigious Bradley’s Book on Clinical   Neurology published from Florida, USA
  • Assoc. Editor, Year Book of Neurology and Neurosurgery, 2007 to till date published by Mosby, an imprint of   Elsevier, Philadelphia
  • President, Indian Academy of Neurology(2010-2011), the largest professional body of neurologists in the country
  • Member (State Planning Board), Health, Medical Education, Research & Allied areas
  • Honorary Neurologist, Armed Forces of India
  • Member, PGI Chandigarh Advisory Body
  • Chairman(DISHA), an internationally recognized institution for the mentally challenged   children
  • President(Neurology Care & Research Society), an NGO for CME, Public   awareness, economic support for poor , widows and orphans
  • Executive member 2006-08, 2008-10.
  • Organizing Secretary for IANCON 2005.President IAN 2010-2011
  • Member of Medical Council of India
  • Member high powered committee ICMR for developing model rural research centre in India