Department of Neurology
Year of establishment: 1998
The specialty of Neurology started in 1966 and was upgraded
to a Department in 1998. The DM course was started in 1976. The major
research activities are in the areas of withdrawal of antiepileptic therapy,
profile of Vito B 12 deficiency, clinicoradiological study of paraplegia
and quadriplegia, profile of chronic epilepsy. The laboratory services
offered by the Department for patient care and research are EEG, NCV,
EMG, Evoked Potential studies, muscle and nerve biopsy, genetic analysis
in collaboration with other centers. The department has been visited by
distinguished guests like Dr N H Wadia, Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai and others.
The Department plans to start I st Movement Disorder and Headache Clinic
in UP and to upgrade the electro-physiology lab.