Dr Sangeeta Rawat

Department: Neurology

Designation: Senior Consultant

Qualification: MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Neurology)

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Dr Sangeeta Rawat is a renowned neurologist. She has spent over three decades imparting her knowledge to young minds as a professor. She’s a Professor & Head of the Department (Neurology) at Seth G. S. Medical College and K. E. M. Hospital along with being the Chief Epileptologist at K.E.M Hospital.

Dr Sangeeta and her team have performed over 600 epilepsy surgeries which include temporal lobe surgeries, extratemporal lesionectomy surgeries, corpus callosotomy surgeries, and hemispherectomy surgeries. Since she has a special interest in pediatric neurology and epilepsy, she’s worked as a fellow in Paediatric Neurology Department at Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.

She has published many vital papers on various subjects related to neurology. She’s presented her work at various national conferences where she received critical acclaim. Her work has also been published by various reputed local and national newspapers.

Dr Sangeeta Rawat is also an esteemed member of various medical associations such as the Indian Academy of Neurology, Neurological Society of India, and Indian Epilepsy Society, Indian Epilepsy Association, Maharashtra Association of neurologist among others.

She is Vice president of Mumbai Chapter of IEA.

She is Ex-President of Maharashtra Association of Neurologists.

She is Chairman of Epilepsy Subsection of IAN

Experience

37 Years of Experience

Experience:

  • 2014 to Present

Senior Consultant, Neurologist, Global hospitals, Mumbai

  • 2002 to Present

Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

  • 1999 to 2002

Associate Professor in Neurology, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

  • May 1998 to September 1998

Fellowship in Neurology, Royal Children  Hospital, Australia

  • 1997 to 1999

Senior Lecturer in Neurology, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

  • 1992 to 1997

Lecturer in Neurology, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

  • 1989 to 1992

Resident in Neurology, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

  • 1988 to 1989

Lecturer in Medicine, Seth G.S Medical College and K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai

Expertise

  • Video EEG monitoring  
  • Preoperative work up for epilepsy surgery
  • Paediatric neurology

Achievements

  • 2nd in Mumbai University in M.D (General Medicine) exam held in 1988.
  • Received the ‘Best Paper Of The Year Award’ for the review article published in the Journal of the Indian Medical Association.

Publications

Dr. Sangeeta Ravat has more than 30 published articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals some of them are – 

  1. Mesial temporal lobe epilepsy – An overview of surgical techniques.

Muzumdar D, Patil M, Goel A, Ravat S, Sawant N, Shah U.Int J Surg. 2016 Dec;36(Pt B):411-419. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2016.10.027. Epub 2016 Oct 20.PMID: 27773861

  1. Status epilepticus related to pregnancy.

Ravat S, Desai K, Shah M.Neurol India. 2018 Nov-Dec;66(6):1590-1592. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.246226.PMID: 30504545

  1. Role of pyridoxine in the management of infantile spasms.

Ravat S, Shah M.Neurol India. 2018 Mar-Apr;66(2):330-331. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.227278.PMID: 29547149

  1. Adult-Onset Isolated Hemichorea Revealing Iatrogenic Hypoparathyroidism and Bilateral Basal Ganglia Calcification.

Desai K, Walzade P, Ravat SH, Agarwal PA.Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019 Oct-Dec;22(4):496-499. doi: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_123_18. Epub 2019 Oct 25.PMID: 31736581 

  1. “Finger-Flapping” Hand Stereotypy as a Presenting Feature of Wilson’s Disease.

Bhatti A, Jain N, Desai K, Ravat SH, Agarwal PA.Mov Disord Clin Pract. 2018 Nov 8;6(1):74-76. doi: 10.1002/mdc3.12686. eCollection 2019 Jan.PMID: 30746420

  1. Refractory epilepsy.

Ravat SH, Jain V.J Indian Med Assoc. 2010 Jul;108(7):418, 427-30.PMID: 21192500

  1. Is psychiatric assessment essential for better epilepsy surgery outcomes?

Sawant N, Ravat S, Muzumdar D, Shah U.Int J Surg. 2016 Dec;36(Pt B):460-465. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.06.025. Epub 2015 Jun 12.PMID: 26079497

  1. Undue regulatory control on phenobarbital–an important yet overlooked reason for the epilepsy treatment gap.

Bhalla D, Aziz H, Bergen D, Birbeck GL, Carpio A, Cavalheiro E, Chivorakoun P, Helen Cross J, Houinato D, Newton CR, Odermatt P, Ravat S, Schmutzhard E, Preux PM.Epilepsia. 2015 Apr;56(4):659-62. doi: 10.1111/epi.12929.PMID: 25868090

  1. Ofatumumab versus Teriflunomide in Multiple Sclerosis.

Hauser SL, Bar-Or A, Cohen JA, Comi G, Correale J, Coyle PK, Cross AH, de Seze J, Leppert D, Montalban X, Selmaj K, Wiendl H, Kerloeguen C, Willi R, Li B, Kakarieka A, Tomic D, Goodyear A, Pingili R, Häring DA, Ramanathan K, Merschhemke M, Kappos L; ASCLEPIOS I and ASCLEPIOS II Trial Groups.N Engl J Med. 2020 Aug 6;383(6):546-557. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1917246.PMID: 32757523 PART OF TRIAL TEAM

  1. Rare and Treatable Cause of Early-Onset Refractory Absence Seizures.

Panandikar GA, Ravat SH, Ansari RR, Desai KM.J Pediatr Neurosci. 2018 Jul-Sep;13(3):358-361. doi: 10.4103/JPN.JPN_146_17.PMID: 30271476

  1. Memory outcomes in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy surgery.

Shah U, Desai A, Ravat S, Muzumdar D, Godge Y, Sawant N, Jain M, Jain N.Int J Surg. 2016 Dec;36(Pt B):448-453. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.11.037. Epub 2015 Nov 30.PMID: 26654894

  1. Ictal asystole: A rare cardiac manifestation of temporal lobe epilepsy, treated with epilepsy surgery.

Ravat SH, Bhatti AA, Shah MV, Muzumdar DP, Ravat SH.Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2017 Jan-Mar;20(1):55-57. doi: 10.4103/0972-2327.199916.PMID: 28298843

  1. Clinical characteristics, surgical and neuropsychological outcomes in drug resistant tumoral temporal lobe epilepsy.

Ravat S, Iyer V, Muzumdar D, Shah U, Pradhan P, Jain N, Godge Y.Int J Surg. 2016 Dec;36(Pt B):436-442. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.10.015. Epub 2015 Oct 19.PMID: 26493209

  1. Surgical outcomes in patients with intraoperative Electrocorticography (EcoG) guided epilepsy surgery-experiences of a tertiary care centre in India.

Ravat S, Iyer V, Panchal K, Muzumdar D, Kulkarni A.Int J Surg. 2016 Dec;36(Pt B):420-428. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2016.02.047. Epub 2016 Feb 15.PMID: 26892714

  1. Evaluation of safety and efficacy of zonisamide in adult patients with partial, generalized, and combined seizures: an open labeled, noncomparative, observational Indian study.

Dash A, Ravat S, Srinivasan AV, Shetty A, Kumar V, Achtani R, Mathur VN, Maramattom BV, Bajpai V, Manjunath NC, Narayana RV, Mehta S.Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2016 Feb 29;12:327-34. doi: 10.2147/TCRM.S91085. eCollection 2016.PMID: 27013882 

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