Dr.S. Velmurugan

Dr.S. Velmurugan
Pediatric Neurologist, Coimbatore

MBBS, FRCPCH, CCST in Paediatric Neurology

Dr.S. Velmurugan is a fully trained Paediatric Neurologist. He got his accreditation ( CCST in Paediatric Neurology) from RCPCH. His areas of interest are epileptic encephalopathies, epilepsy, Fainting, Headache, Cerebral palsy, developmental disorders, Chromosomal disorders, Autism, ADHD and acute neurological problems like, Acute stroke, Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, Transverse Myelitis,  encephalitis, meningitis,  Guillain Barre syndrome. Dr. Velmurugan does Botulinum toxin injections for management of spasticity in cerebral palsy.
  • Languages :Tamil, English

Experience

Consultant, Apollo Hospital, Chennai June, 2014 -  Present

Pediatric Neurologist, Hope Child Neuro Centre, Coimbatore May, 2016 -  Present

Specialities

  • Pediatric Neurology

  • Pediatric Genetics

  • Pediatrics

Procedures

  • ADHD Testing

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Education

Practice Information

Apollo Childrens Hospital, Chennai

Apollo Childrens Hospital, Chennai

Thousand Lights, Shafee Mohammed Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600006

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Botulinum toxin clinic for cerebral palsy: Leeds experience British paediatric Neurology Association – January 2002
  • Measuring the impact of leg spasticity on mobility in children with cerebral palsy using parental observations    International Congress on cerebral palsy – Bled, June 2001
  • Large body size in children with headache: relationship with age and gender – BPNA – Jan 2001
  • British Paediatric Neurology AssociationRoyal College of Paediatrics and Child Health