Paediatric Neurology

Dr. Viraj Sanghi is a consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences and The Saifee Hospital in Mumbai, India. He is also a visiting consultant at the KEM Hospital and Seth GS Medical College in Mumbai.

Dr. Sanghi is a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from The Grant Medical College where he secured the First Rank in the degree examination held by the University of Bombay and was awarded the Prince of Wales Gold medal. He was also awarded the CSP Gold medal by the University of Bombay for outstanding academic performance. Dr. Sanghi procured a Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in Neurology. He furthered his education internationally by obtaining a Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology and also a Certification in EEG at The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

Since his return to Mumbai, he has been a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Bombay Hospital Institue of Medical Sciences as well as The Saifee Hospital.

His expertise includes evaluation and treatment of children with Paediatric Epilepsy, Stroke, Headache, Neuromuscular disease, Cerebral Palsy and Childhood Developmental disorders. He also manages neurological emergencies in the Neonatal and Paediatric Intensive Care Units.

Dr. Viraj Sanghi has established Ika Children's Centre in Mumbai with the goal of providing compréhensive care to children under one roof. He has realised his dream of creating an establishment that caters not only to the médical but also to the emotional needs of patients and their families

His desire to further education in the field of Paediatric Neurology continues and he teaches Clinical Neurology to residents affiliated with the University of Mumbai as well as other medical students and gives lectures in Paediatric Neurology to community paediatricians and family doctors in an effort to spread increased awareness about the field of Paediatric Neurology.

He is presently the Treasurer of the Child Neurology Foundation and is a Life Member in the Child Neurology Group, Mumbai, the Indian Academy of Neurology and the Indian Epilespsy Association and Society and is a well respected member in the medical fraternity.