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    Dr JD Mukherji, after 23 years in the Armed Forces Medical Services, has joined Max Healthcare as a Senior Neurologist. He was a post graduate teacher in Army Hospital (Research & Referral), New Delhi prior to joining Max Healthcare. He did his MBBS in 1982 from VSS Medical, College at Burla Sambalpur, Orissa with University Gold Medal in Medicine. Subsequently, he topped in MD (Medicine) from Bangalore University and did his DM (Neurology) from PGIMER, Chandigarh. Dr Mukherji specialises in the evaluation and management of Strokes, Critical Care Neurology, Headaches, Movement Disorders and Multiple Sclerosis. His long experience of being the Neurologist in charge of ICU at R&R hospital has given him the edge in Critical Care Neurology. He has more than 40 international and National Publications to his credit, besides giving more than 50 talks on his subject of interest. He has carried out several research projects under AFMRC and presently is involved in several drug trials. He was awarded the Chief of Army Staff’s Commendation Medal in 2004 besides being awarded the GOC-in-C (Western Command) Commendation Medal twice. He was awarded the best scientific paper in the platform presentation section in Neurology in APICON 2005 at Mumbai for his paper ‘Stroke in the Young’.

Questions Answered by me

What you are likely to have is on the background of a migraine headache is a superimposed muscle contraction, also loosely called a tension type...

Answered on : 15 Sep 2009

From the input that you have given, it appears that you have a condition called Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, also called Benign...

Answered on : 09 Sep 2009

Yes, it does seem that you have migraine and your specific answers are:

1. Yes, it is safe to take Vasograin but I suggest you add Naxdom...

Answered on : 08 Sep 2009

Intermittent painful swelling from the ankle to the calf since 20 years associated with fever, the likely causes are as follows:

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Answered on : 15 Aug 2009

Your symptoms are suggestive of Migraine. Please do the following:

  1. Identify factors which start the headache (triggers) especially...
Answered on : 14 Jul 2009

The condition of vertigo described by you is suggestive of Benign Paroxysmal Positional vertigo (BPPV). As the name suggests it a benign condition...

Answered on : 26 Jun 2009

Please understand that your father now requires quality nursing care,
nutrition and prevention of infection. He should continue the...

Answered on : 17 Jun 2009

We can take decision to stop medication after ascertaining the following: normal MRI brain, normal ECG, seizure free period > 2-3 years. The drug...

Answered on : 16 Jun 2009

You have mentioned that you also have tension and possible diabetes (you are taking Glyciphage). I suggest that you get your fasting blood sugar...

Answered on : 13 Jun 2009

The symptoms that you have mentioned could be related to the following conditions:

  1. Normal pressure hydrocephalus.
  2. Prostate...
Answered on : 15 May 2009
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