Speaks English, Marathi, Gujarati and Hindi
About Dr. Siddharth Kharkar
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar, is a doctor primarily located in Mumbai
, Maharashtra. The doctor specializes as a Neurointensive Specialist and Neurologist. The doctor speaks English, Marathi, Gujarati and Hindi.
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar has the following degrees:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), 2002
SETH G. S. Medical College and KEM Hospital
MD NEUROLOGY USA, 2011
Drexel College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
FELLOWSHIP IN EPILEPSY, 2013
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar has the following 2 specializations:
A neurointensive-specialist is a physician who specializes in the care of patients with critically ill neurological conditions. They found to be well experienced in clinical bedside teaching and practice in the neuro ICU, medical intensive care unit (MICU), surgical intensive care unit (SICU), cardiothoracic intensive care unit (CTICU) and operating rooms (OR). A neurointensive-specialist equally balanced both neurological and medical aspects of critical care. The common diseases treated in neurointensive care units include stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injuries, seizures, infections of the brain and brain tumors. These type of specialists also treat medical complications which include the major body organs such as heart, lung, and kidneys.
A neurologist is a doctor who practices in neurology. Neurology is the science related to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. A neurologist treats disorders affecting nerves, brain, spinal cord and cerebrovascular diseases, such as stroke, headache, movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, infections of the brain and nervous system, Alzheimer's disease, seizures disorders including epilepsy, spinal cord disorders, and speech and language disorders. Neurologists themselves do not perform surgery and if a patient needs surgery, they refer them to a neurosurgeon.
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar has 4 locations:
Lancelot Building, Borivali West
Naya Nagar Road, Mira Road
Dr Kharkars Dispensary
2st Floor, Thakur Arcade, Virar West, Palghar
Jan Seva Hospital, Behind Dattani Mall, Vasai
Learn the Basics
A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to your brain stops. Within...
A brain aneurysm is an abnormal bulge or "ballooning" in the wall of an artery in the brain....
Seizures are symptoms of a brain problem. They happen because of sudden, abnormal electrical...
Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes people to have recurring seizures. The seizures happen...
Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain. Usually the cause is a viral infection, but...
Meningitis is inflammation of the thin tissue that surrounds the brain and spinal cord, called...
A brain tumor is a growth of abnormal cells in the tissues of the brain. Brain tumors can be...
Swelling due to an excessive accumulation of fluid in the brain
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Dr. Siddharth Kharkar offers the following treatments:
Dr. Siddharth Kharkar offers the following procedures: