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Dr. Ummer K. MD, DM ( Senior Consultant )

Dr. Ummer, an Interventional Neurologist, is a Senior Consultant with more than 15 years of experience. He is trained to manage complex neurological problems and emergencies including stroke. His area of interests include Botox Therapy, Carotid Stenting, Acute Stroke Care (mechanical thrombectomy) and Aneurysm Coiling.

Qualification
  • M.B.B.S from Calicut Medical College 1987
  • MD in Internal medicine from KMC Mangalore 1992
  • DM in Neurology from Kottayam Medical college 2000
  • Training in interventional Neurology from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital ­ 2007 to 2008
  • Professional diploma in clinical research ­ 2013
Work Experience
  • Private Practice as internist at Edappal Hospital from 1992 to 1995 and at AL-RAYAN poly clinic, Saudi Arabia from 1995 to 1997.
  • Sub specialization in Neurology at Kottayam Medical college – 1997-2000
  • Senior lecturer in Neurology at Calicut Medical College- 2001
  • Working since 2000 at Baby Memorial Hospital
Research
  • Parkinson's study (Safinamide) ­2006­2008 : Screened 31 patients and randomized patients
  • Low back pain Study (Ralfinamide) and extension
  • Parkinson study extension ­2008­2010 : Randomized 15 patients
  • Inspire Stroke epidemiological study ­2012­2014
  • Interact 2 ­study on intracerebral hemorrhage : 2011 with 14 Patients
  • Study on Rotigotine patch­2011­2012 : 8 patients
  • Study on Pediatric migraine­2010 : Screened 5 patients
  • Study on Pramipexole­2014 : Screened 4 patients and randomized 1 patient (ONGOING)
  • Study on Acitrom (CONFIDENCE­REGISTERY 2015 FEBRUARY ON GOING)
Publications
  • Isolated hypoglossal paralysis following Orofacial herpes simplex infection ­­Journal of Association of physicians of India ­ 1995 JAPI VOL 43
  • Clinical and etiological profile of tropical ataxic neuropathy in Kerala, South India. ­Madhusudanan M1, Menon MK, Ummer K, Radhakrishnan K. Acta Scandinavia EUR.Neurol. 2008;60(1):21­6. doi: 10.1159/000127975. Epub 2008 Apr 25.
  • Intravenous thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke in Malabar ­­­experience 2003­ 2008 Journal of clinical neurosciences ­16(2009) 1276­1278­International journal of stroke ­ K.A.Salam, K.Ummer, V.G.Pradeep, M.L.Noone, A.Laila, J.Ragini
  • Cirrhosis presenting as parkinsonism (Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology) ­ JulySeptember 2008
  • Leukoencephalopathy with intracranial cysts and calcification in adult (Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology ) October­December 2010, vol 13 issue 4
  • Intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke in the 3­ to 4·5­hour window­­the Malabar experience.­ Dr Salam KA1, Ummer K, Pradeep Kumar VG, Noone ML­­Int J Stroke. 2014 Jun;9(4):426­8. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12128. Epub 2013 Aug 26
  • A case of Eosinophilic meningitis in a middle aged man after consumption of camel meat ­ Dr. Ummer, Dr.Nagaraj ashok desai , BMH medical journal 2014 ; 1 (2) : 30 & 32, Calicut
OP Days and Timings
Mon 12:00 pm ­ 6:00 pm
Tue 12:00 pm ­ 6:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm ­ 6:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm ­ 6:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm ­ 6:00 pm

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