Dr. Avinash Chandra Singh is a Consultant Neurologist based in Varanasi, where he practises at the Shaurya Neurology Centre. His areas of specialisation include headache, stroke, epilepsy, dementia and movement disorders.
Dr. Singh completed his graduate and postgraduate medical studies (MBBS and MD) at the Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU, Varanasi. Choosing Neurology as his super-speciality, he then studied and trained at GB Pant Hospital in New Delhi for the postdoctoral DM (Neurology) degree, which he was awarded in 2008. After completing his MD, he was posted as Senior Resident in Neurology at the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, from January to July 2005, after which he took up residency as a DM candidate in the Neurology Department at GB Pant Hospital.
Dr. Avinash Chandra Singh is well versed in all aspects of Neurology, having had considerable experience in dealing with procedures such as lumbar puncture; somatosensory evoked potential; nerve and muscle biopsy; electroencephalography; visual evoked potential; brainstem auditory evoked response; bone marrow aspiration; carotid Doppler and trans-cranial Doppler; IV cannulation and venepuncture; arterial lines/arterial blood gases aspiration; and, pleural and peritoneal paracentesis.
Dr. Singh is adept at audit cycles, and the principles and practice of clinical governance. He was an active participant in monthly clinical meets, seminars and mortality presentations during the entire course of his medical training. Further, he has had administrative and teaching experience too, being responsible for preparing the on-call rota for undergraduates and postgraduates, as well as clinical teaching of medical and nursing students and conducting of exams for them.
Dr. Singh has excellent communication skills. He gets along well with colleagues and patients and has developed the knack of building an instant rapport with them. He is known to be a hardworking, goal-oriented and honest individual who likes working in a team, never delaying negotiations for help should a situation demand it. During his student days Dr. Avinash Chandra Singh’s extra-curricular activities included sports and culture – he captained his college badminton team, chaired the sports meet organising committee and participated in inter-collegiate cultural meets.
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