Dr. J.M.K. Murthy

Dr. J.M.K. Murthy
Neurologist, Hyderabad

MBBS, MD, DM, FAMS, FAAN

  • 2 Hospitals
Dr. J.M.K. Murthy is a force that has to be reckoned with in the field of neurology in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad.

Dr. Jagarlapudi Murali Krishna Murthy, more famously known as Dr. J.M.K. Murthy, started his medical career when he passed his MBBS from Andhra University, Vishakapatnam in 1972. This was followed by a Masters in Medicine and his DM from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh.

Dr. J.MK. Murthy is the Chief of Neurology at Care Hospital, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, who has exceptional expertise and tremendous experience in General Neurology, Critical Care Neurology, and Epilepsy. He has specialized in the treatment of all types of epilepsy.
Dr. Murthy held impressive positions before joining Care Hospital, Hyderabad.

He was:

  • Asst. Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad (Jul 1979 -Sep 1980)
  • Asst. Professor, Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam (Sep 1980 - Apr 1982)
  • Asst. Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad (Apr 1982 - Nov 1984)
  • Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad (Nov 1984 - Sep 1986)
  • Asst. Professor, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad (Sep 1986 - Jun 1989)
  • Professor and HOD, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad (Jun 1989 - Oct 2000)

He holds the following affiliations, memberships and fellowships:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Neurology
  • Fellow of International Medical Science Academy
  • Fellow of Indian Academy of Neurology
  • Fellow of Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine
  • Fellow of Indian College of Physicians
  • Fellow of National Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Member, National Academy of Medical Sciences

He holds the following awards and recognitions:

  • Commonwealth scholarship in Clinical Neurophysiology (1984)
  • Tadakora Award of Commission of Asian Oceanian Affairs, International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) (2004)
  • Dr Vimala Virmani Medal of National Academy Medical Sciences, New Delhi, (2005)
  • Outstanding Referee Award of Journal of Association (2000), Association of Physicians of India
  • Founder Editor, Proceedings of Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (1987-88)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Neurology India (1990 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of the Association of Physicians of India (1999 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine (1999 to 2000)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology (2003 to date)Member, Editorial Board, Critical Care Neurology (2002 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Epilepsy India (2002 to date)
  • Editor, Neurology India (2009)
  • Inspector, DNB Neurosurgery, Trust Hospital, Cochin (1996)
  • Inspector, DNB Neurology, Apollo Hospital, Chennai (2000)
  • Convener and Examiner for National Boards in Neurology, National Board of Examinations, N Delhi
  • Examiner for MCh (Neurosurgery) at several universities
  • Examiner for MD (Psychological Medicine) and DPM
  • Examiner for Ph D (Medical Sciences)


Dr. J.M.K. Murthy has a number of scientific papers and publications to his credit.

Experience

Neurologist, Care Hospitals, Hyderabad

Professor and HOD, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad 1989 -  2000

Asst. Professor, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad 1986 -  1989

Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad 1984 -  1986

Asst. Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad 1982 -  1984

Asst. Professor, Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam 1980 -  1982

Asst. Professor, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad 1979 -  1980

Specialities

  • Neurology

Conditions

  • Epilepsy

  • Epilepsy - Mental Deterioration, Finnish Type

  • Epilepsy - Microcephaly - Skeletal Dysplasia

  • Epilepsy - Telangiectasia

  • Epilepsy Occipital Calcifications

Expertise


Education

  • MBBS from Andhra University, Waltair
  • MD from PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • DM from PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • Fellow American Academy of Neurology
  • Fellow of International Medical Science Academy
  • Fellow of Indian Academy of Neurology
  • Fellow of Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine
  • Fellow of Indian College of Physicians
  • Fellow of National Academy of Medical Science

Practice Information

Care Hospitals, Banjara Hills

Care Hospitals, Banjara Hills

Road No.1, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500001

Care Outpatient Centre, Hyderabad

Care Outpatient Centre, Hyderabad

Road No.10, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500034

MON - SAT

09:00 AM - 10:00 AM & 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Comprehensive Rural Epilepsy Study
  • Multicentric International Phase III Drug Trials
  • Commonwealth scholarship in Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Tadakora award of Commission of Asian and Oceanian Affairs, International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) for the Best research work in Epilepsy
  • Dr Vimala Virmani Medal of National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, for the community work in Epilepsy
  • Dr A B Baker Distinguished Teacher Award, American Academy of Neurology
  • Outstanding Referee Award of Journal of Association of Association of Physicians of India
  • Felicitation by Child Neurology Chapter, Indian Academy of Pediatrics for the contribution to Indian Neurology
  • Teacher of Excellence, CARE Foundation, 2009
  • Textbook: Epilepsy – the Indian perspective, CARE Foundation, Hyderabad
  • Textbook: Epilepsy – the Indian perspective, CARE Foundation, Hyderabad
  • Murthy JMK, Chopra JS, Gulati DR. Subdural hematoma in an adult following blast injury. J Neurosurg 1979; 50:260-1
  • Murthy JMK, Chopra JS, Moghe DD, Gulati DR, Sodhi JS. Dislocation of atlanto-axial joint with fracture odontoid process in ankylosing spondylosis. J Asso Phys Ind 1979; 27:673-5
  • Murthy JMK, Naidu KV. Aneurysm of the cervical internal carotid artery following chiropractic manipulation. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiat 1988; 51:1237-8
  • Murthy JMK, Meena AK. Entrapment neuropathies. J Assoc Phys Ind 1995; 43:673-5
  • Murthy JMK, Kishore LT, Shanthi Naidu K. Cerebral infarction following envenomation of viper.Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 1997; 21:35-7
  • Murthy JMK, Sundaram C, Meena AK. Nonsystemic vasculitic neuropathy — report of nine cases. J Assoc Phys Ind 1998; 46:204-6
  • Murthy JMK, Yangala R, Meena AK, Reddy JJ. Acute disseminated encepahlomyelitis — clinical,electrophysiological and MRI study. J Asso Phys Ind 1999; 47:280-3
  • Murthy JMK. Infections of central nervous system: Acute symptomatic seizures. Ann Ind Acad Neurol 2003; 6:235-40
  • Murthy JMK. Anticoagulant-related subdural hematoma in patients with mechanical heart.Neurology Asia 2005; 10:13-9.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Neurology India (1990 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine (1999 to 2000)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Critical Care Neurology (2002 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology (2003 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Association of India (1999 to date)
  • Member, Editorial Board, Epilepsy India (2002 to date)