Dr. Atul Prasad

Neurology

Dr. Atul Prasad

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 Unit

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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.

  • M. Neurology from National Institute Of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences Bangalore – 560029, India
  • B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery) from Grant Medical College & J.J. Hosp., Univ. of Bombay, India
  • S.C. - Passed High School with 79% topping in the State in Chemistry with 97%
  • He has over 30 years of experience.
  • Jan 2016 – Date: Senior Consultant and Director, Head of Dept., Dept. of Neurology, Dr BL Kapur Hospital - Pusa Road
  • Jan 2013 - Dec 2015: Senior Consultant and Director, Dept of Neurology Dr BL Kapur Hospital - Pusa Road
  • Sep 2012 - Dec 2012: Senior Consultant and Associate Director, Dept. of Neurology Dr BL Kapur Hospital - Pusa Road :June 2010 – Aug 2012
  • Senior Consultant and Head of Neurology, Fortis Escorts and Flt Lt Rajan Dhal Fortis, New Delhi
  • July 2007 – June 2010 : Consultant – Neurology, ARTEMIS Health Sciences – Gurgaon
  • January 2007 – June 2007: Senior Consultant and Head of Neurology, FORTIS Hospital – NOIDA
  • August 2006 – December 2006: Senior Consultant – Neurology, FORTIS Hospital – NOIDA
  • Jan 2005 – July 2006 : Associate Professor of Medicine and Consultant Neurologist, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia . a Tertiary Referral Hospital and large Medical college in Malaysia, offering Undergraduate (MD) and Post graduate (M.Med) courses in various specialties and sub-specialties.
  • Jan 2002 – Jan 2005: Lecturer in Medicine and Consultant Neurologist, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia;
  • Dec 98 – Jan 2002: Associate Professor and Head of Neurology, Institute of Human Behavior & Allied Sciences (IHBAS) - Delhi
  • Jan 95 - Dec 98: Assistant Professor of Neurology, Institute Of Human Behavior & Allied Sciences (IHBAS) - Delhi
  • July 92 - Jan 95: Senior Resident in Neurology, Safdarjung Hosp., New Delhi, India .
  • Dec 90 - Mar 92: Senior Resident in Neurology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore, India
  • Sept. 86 - Nov 92: Junior Resident In Neurology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore, India
  • March 86 - Aug 86: Resident House Officer in Internal Medicine, Rama Krishna Mission Seva Pratisthan & Vivekanand Institute of Medical Sciences (VIMS), Kolkata, India.
  • Jan 85 - Dec 85: Internee in the various departments of Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology - J.J. Hospital, Bombay, India.