Paediatric Neurology Hospital in India - Aster CMI

Dr. Ravi Kumar C P

MRCPCH, CCT (Paediatrics)

Consultant - Paediatric Neurology

Overview

Dr. Ravi Kumar is working as a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at Aster CMI Hospital. He has spent over 14 years in training and working in the UK. He has worked as a Paediatric Consultant at The Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital in Brighton, United Kingdom.

He is a Paediatric Neurologist and has undertaken specialist training in childhood epilepsy and neurology in reputed teaching hospitals in London including Guys and St Thomas Hospital and Young Epilepsy. He underwent training in interpreting EEGs in Cleveland, USA under Professor Hans Lüders. His special area of expertise is in Epilepsy management including Ketogenic diet and Vagal nerve stimulation. He complements his skills in managing common Paediatric problems with specialist skills in complex neurological problems.

Dr. Ravi Kumar is a faculty member of the British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA) and teaches on Paediatric epilepsy training and Childhood headache training programme. He is also keen on medical education, teaches junior doctors in bedside medicine, simulation and structured clinical exams for doctors preparing for MRCPCH. He is also an instructor for Advanced Paediatric life support and simulation trainer. He has qualified in MBBS, MRCPCH and CCT in paediatrics.

Area of Expertise

  • Paediatric Neurology
  • Epilepsy management including Ketogenic diet and Vagal nerve stimulation
  • Childhood epilepsy and neurology
  • Interpreting EEGs

Membership

  • Faculty member for British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA) and teaches on Paediatric epilepsy training and Childhood headache training programme
  • Association of Child Neurology in India and a faculty in various epilepsy related training programmes

Papers published

  • Ketogenic diet in infants with epilepsy