Dr. Somesh Vanchilingam
AG 97/1, 2nd Street, 7th Main Road, 65, Natarajapuram south,
Shanti Colony, Anna Nagar, Chennai, Thanjavur-613002
Tamil Nadu 600040
Phone 91- 44- 42170642 /91-4362-240715
Mobile 91- 9442501101
Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu (1993)
MD (General Medicine)
Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu (2000)
Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Tamil Nadu (2004)
Fellowship in Interventional Neurology and Stroke ,(FINS)
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital , New Delhi, India. ( 2008 -2009)
Thanjavur Medical College & Hospital, MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu (1998-1999)
First Med, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai (2003-2004)
Post Graduate, Neurology
Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai (2004)
Senior Research Fellow to Dr. Shakir Husain , Chief of Services and Consultant interventional Neurologist.
Department of Neuroendovascular Therapy, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,
Consultant Neurologist, stroke and interventional neurology
Dr.Vanchilingam Hospital, Speciality – Neurology, Tanjore, TN (2007 – till now.)
Trial Coordinator, PREVAIL Clinical Study (2004-2006)
Structural lesions of the brain causing seizures with special reference to Neurocysticercosis & Tuberculoma – A Study. (MD General Medicine)
Study Coordinator, PROFESS Clinical Trial (2004-2007)
Restless leg syndrome – A clinical, etiological & electrophysiological study (DM Neurology)
INSPIRE TRIAL 2009
Conference and Workshops attended /conducted
TUNNDA, Short Course in Diabetes care, The University of NewCastle, Australia, 2003
The 1st SRMC International Neurophysiology Workshop, Chennai, 2005
3rd National Workshop – Critical Care Neurology, Hyderabad, 2005
The 2nd International SRMC Botulinum toxin Workshop, Chennai, 2005
International Comprehensive update on Diagnostics & Therapeutics in Epilepsy & Neuroelectrophysiology Workshop, New Delhi, 2006
PROFESS Regional Investigators Meeting, Bangkok, 2006
11th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, Istanbul, Turkey, 2007
2 nd “Delhi Course on Neurointervention”, Department of Stroke & Neuroendovascular Therapy, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, 2007
3 rd “Delhi Course on Neurointervention “ June 2008, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
World congress of neurology,2009,Bangkok,Thailand.
4th Delhi Course on Neurointervention .
5th Delhi Course on Neurointervention .
6th Delhi Course on Neurointervention .
7th Delhi Course on Neurointervention
Organized and conducted
Pre Conference Workshop in Interventional Neurology in Indian Association of Neurology Annual Conference (IANCON 2010) at Trichy.
Conducted 3 Workshops in Interventional Neurology at KSDC Hospital Thanjavur.
Association of Physicians of India
Indian Association of Neurology
Indian stoke association
American Academy of Neurology
Movement Disorder Society.
Interventional Neurology Experience:
Dr.Somesh Vanchilingam is the Director of stroke and interventional Neurology at Dr. Vanchilingam Hospital, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. It is a 60 bedded tertiary care Neurology Hospital with 16 bedded stroke ICU. The hospital has its own dedicated Neuro Cath Lab. The hospital is the primary referral Centre for stroke in that region and has one of the highest numbers of IV thrombolysis in Tamil Nadu. Dr. Somesh has done more than 500 Angiograms, 50 Aneurysm coilings and around 10 IA thrombolysis. He is also a visiting Consultant in Chennai and in Dubai UAE.