Neurologists are specialists who treat diseases of the brain and spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and muscles. Neurological conditions include epilepsy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), and Parkinson’s disease. A neurologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating diseases of the nervous system. The nervous system is made of two parts: the central and peripheral nervous systems. It includes the brain and spinal cord.
Finding a good neurologist is not an easy task. As many nervous system related problems are complicated and their diagnosis sometimes becomes difficult. So it is important to choose a good health professional for these types of medical conditions.
Here you can find the top 5 neurologists in Karachi:
1. Prof. Dr. Arif Herekar
Prof. Arif Herekar is a consultant neurologist practicing at Hilal-e-Ahmer House, Karachi. He is a specialist in treating stroke and epilepsy. And he has an experience of 37years in this field.
He did MBBS from Karachi University and later completed his FCPS from the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, Diploma in Neurology from Vienna University Austria. Nowadays, he is working as a Professor and Chairman neurosciences at the Baqai Medical University.
2. Dr. Shazia Jatoi
Dr. Shazia Jatoi is an experienced consultant neurologist with clinical experience of more than 10 years. She has worked as an Assistant professor for a period of more than 5 years in Jinnah Medical and Dental College.
She did her MBBS from Dow. Moreover, she is a Fellow of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan ( FCPS Neurology) and a registered member of PMDC.
Currently, She is practicing as a Consultant neurologist in Medicare cardiac and General Hospital and Jamal Noor Hospital Dhoraji.
She has recently started online clinical consultant clinics as well. She deals with complicated cases of Headache, Migraine, Epilepsy, Stroke, Tremors, Neuromuscular disorders, Parkinsonism, and Dementia. In addition, she has expertise in EEG and NCS/EMG as well as Neuroradiology.
3. Dr. Mirza Naushad Baig
Dr. Mirza Naushad Baig is a highly qualified doctor and practices as a Neurologist at Taj Medical Complex, Karachi.
4. Dr. Shahid Mustafa
Dr. Shahid Mustafa is a highly qualified doctor and practices as a Neurologist at Agha Khan Hospital, Karachi. He did MBBS from Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.
5. Dr. Wajid Jawaid
Dr. Wajid Jawaid is a consultant neurologist practicing at Family Care Hospital, Karachi, Hillpark General Hospital, and Remedial Centre, Karachi. He is a specialist in treating and managing backache, epilepsy, headache, stroke, and neuromuscular disorders.
Dr. Wajid did MBBS from Dow Medical College, Karachi, and FCPS in Neurology from the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. He has an experience of 4 years in the field of neurology.
These are the top 5 neurologists in Karachi that you should consider while consulting doctors in this field. You can also consult online these doctors through Marham mobile app or website.