Trust in Velammal Medical College & Research Institute, when it comes to the most complex organ in the human body-The Brain, place a role in just about every major body system, processing sensory information, regulating blood pressure and breathing, releasing hormones.

Department of Neurology at Velammal Medical College offers world class treatment for a wide range of neurological conditions like Neuro muscular & Neuro Vascular diseases Epilepsy, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia, Cerebral Palsy, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, and Head Ache Disorders. Exclusive paediatric neurology experts to cater to the health care needs of neonates and children with development delay, learning disability, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism and Neuro Metabolic disorders is available. As a major referral centre state wise for neurology service, the hospital provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for all.

Velammal Hospital Neurology department have the best stroke treating team, 3000 patients or more had successfully been benefitted with Acute Stroke Thrombolysis. Our department is supported by 2 full time Senior Consultants, junior residents, Intensive Care trained nurses, Physiotherapist and dieticians. We have state of the art infrastructure and technology at the Neurology department of Velammal Hospital to ensure the best for our patients. We are dedicated to provide excellent clinical services backed up by radiological, electrophysiological and laboratory services. Besides the routine we also regularly do specialised services such as

  • Botulinum Toxin Therapy
  • Endovascular Thrombectomy
  • Electro Myography Studies
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Sleep Study
  • Neuro Interventional Procedures

Neurology Department Services:

  • 24X 7 Acute Stroke Management
  • Neuro Intensive Care Unit-Adult & Paediatric
  • Adult & Paediatric Neurology Services
  • Epilepsy & Movement Disorder Care
  • EEG, Neuro Conduction Studies
  • Fully Equipped Cathlab for various Neuro Interventions

Dr.M.Kavitha MD (Paediatrics)., DM (Neurology).,

Senior Consultant