Dr.N. Balamurugan Neurologist in Salem

Dr.N. Balamurugan
Neurologist, Salem

MD, DM (Neuro-NIMHANS), FICP

Worked as Consultant neurologist at Sri Gokulam Hospital from 2001 to 2011, then from 2011 to 2014 as Head department of Neurology, Manipal hospital, salem. In 2015, with like-minded doctors, started SIMS Chellum hospital with focus on high end neurological, neurosurgical and rehabilitation care. Pioneer in Neurology care in Salem district He was the first to start IV thrombolysis in stroke in Salem city. He was first to introduce botulinum toxin therapy in Salem and surrounding districts. He was first to start exclusive Epilepsy clinic in Salem His team was first and only one to start Deep brain stimulation (DBS ) therapy for Parkinsin’s disease in Salem district. Academic activities: Contributed neurology chapters in 3 books Published 20 papers in indexed journals Had 6 international presentations Has 25 national presentations Has given more than 100 lectures in various medical meetings Authored two books in Tamil, one on Headache, other on Parkinson’s disease Social activities: Is an active member in API Salem and Tamil Nadu branch Hony Secretary and then Chairman of API Salem for 6 years Hony Secretary of IMA Salem 2016.

  • Languages :Tamil, English, Kannada

Specialities

  • Neurology

Education

Practice Information

SIMS Chellum Hospital, Salem

SIMS Chellum Hospital, Salem

A Unit of Salem Institute of Medical Sciences And Hospitals Pvt Ltd, 31/3c, Vijayaragavachariyar Road, Gandhi Road, Salem, Tamil Nadu - 636007

MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI, SAT

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM & 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

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