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Dr. Prashant Makhija is a Consultant Neurologist with specialized training in Epilepsy and Sleep Medicine. He completed his M.B.B.S from G.R. Medical College, Gwalior and M.D. (Medicine) from S.S. Medical College, Rewa.
He then worked as a senior resident in Internal Medicine at R.M.L. Hospital, Delhi and also briefly worked as senior resident in Neurology at IHBAS, Delhi. He further pursued D.M. (Neurology) from the prestigious GIPMER, Delhi (formerly known as G.B. Pant Hospital, Delhi).
During his tenure as resident, he worked in specialized clinics including Stroke, Epilepsy, Headache, Movement disorder, Neuromuscular and Neurobehaviour. He then went on to acquire post-doctoral fellowship in Epilepsy and Sleep medicine. His subject interest led him to pursue an EEG course by ILAE. He is trained in management of refractory epilepsy patients; their pre-surgical evaluation and management of sleep related breathing disorders.
He was awarded with the ‘Young investigator’ award by World Stroke Organization at the 10th World stroke congress. He has publications to his credit in national and international journals and has authored book chapters in Neurology textbooks. He believes in having empathetic and compassionate behaviour towards patients.