Doctor Profile

Dr. Chetan Kashinkunti

Dr. Chetan Kashinkunti

Neurology

Best Neurologist Oman – Dr. Chetan Kashinkunti is a Specialist Neurologist at Aster Al Raffah Hospital, Ghubra. He graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India in the year 2010 and further completed his DM in Neurology from the National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, India.

Dr. Chetan has been a meritorious student and has attained the best medical training in India. He has been trained under the guidance of the best doctors and teachers in the country along with of having worked in hospitals catering to a large number of patients, where he came across several rare disorders, which led to the polishing of his medical experience.

His skills and exposure in the field of Neurology is unmatched in the region.

Emergency Neurology:
Hands on skills in managing –
1. Acute stroke
2. Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis
3. Neuro-infections
4. Acute neuromuscular emergencies
5. Movement disorder emergencies
6. Status epilepticus
7. Neuro-oncological emergencies
8. Neuro-ophthalmological emergencies
9. Neurological disorders in pregnancy
10. Acute psychiatric emergencies

General Neurology Training :
Well trained in managing general neurological cases which includes –
1. Headache
2. Seizures
3. Neuropathies
4. Demyelinating Disorders
5. Myelopathies
6. Chronic pain syndromes

Subspeciality Training :
Underwent training in Neurological Subspecialities.
1. Refractory epilepsy clinic
2. Movement disorder clinic including Butox injections
3. Dementia clinic
4. Neuromuscular clinic
5. Wilson disease clinic
6. Neuro-ophthalmology

Neurosurgery Training : Acute neurotrauma management and assistance in shunt surgeries.
Neuroradiology Training : CT, MRI, DSA, SPECT, MR-PET.
Neuropathology Training : Presented cases in Brain cutting sessions and clinicopathological
correlation studies.

Electrophysiology Training :
Underwent extensive training in routine as well as advanced electrophysiological studies in Neurological disorders which includes –
1. Electroencephalography
2. Evoked Potentials – VEP, SSEP, BAER.
3. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
4. Nerve conduction studies & Electromyography
5. Polysomnography (PSG)
6. Magnetoencephalography (MEG)

Surgical Skills & Procedures :
1. Muscle Biopsy
2. Nerve Biopsy
3. Combined Muscle-Nerve Biopsy
4. Skin Biopsy
5. Bone Marrow Biopsy

He is currently managing both nationals & expats needing treatment for acute/chronic neurological illnesses in the Sultanate of Oman. His patients have been diligently following him in Aster Al Raffah Hospital which makes him the Best Neurologist in Oman.

At Aster Al Raffah Hospital, we are proud to say that we have opened neurophysiology lab with facilities for 24 hours EEG monitoring & recording in addition to regular EEG recording. The Department of Neurology is well facilitated with the state of art CT scan & other specialties.

Read more about the Department of Neurology, Aster Al Raffah Hospitals & Clinics Oman.

Education

  • MBBS, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, India
  • DM (Neurology), National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, India

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