Senior Consultant and Director and Head of Dept., Dept. of Neurology,
Dr. BL Kapur Hospital - Pusa Road, New Delhi, India
Expertise: Movement Disorder (Parkinson’s disease and Botulinum Toxin Injection), Stroke: Acute Stroke UnitRequest Appointment
Dr. Atul Prasad is one of the best-known neurology specialists in the country and has an experience of over 30 years. Right now, he is the Senior Consultant and Director and the Head of Dept., Dept. of Neurology at the Dr. BL Kapur Hospital, Pusa Road, New Delhi India. He passed his High School in 1980, topping the state in Chemistry. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree (M.B.B.S.) from Grant Medical College & J.J. Hosp., Univ. of Bombay, India and Master’s Degree from the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore. After that, he taught Neurology to undergraduate and postgraduate students in medicine and psychiatry at NIMHANS, Bangalore while functioning as Senior Resident for about 2 years and Neurology at Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi to post graduate students in Medicine from July 1992 to January 1995. He has been teaching Neurology at IBHAS since March 1995 and Medicine and Neurosurgery at University of science, Malaysia since 2002. He has also been conducting neurology training for Postgraduates in Ophthalmology and Psychiatry at University of science, Malaysia.
His area of expertise lies in Movement Disorder (Parkinson’s disease and Botulinum Toxin Injection) and the Acute Stroke Unit. He has published numerous research papers which have been acclaimed both internationally and within the country.