Dr. K. Vijayan
Dr. K. Vijayan, Consultant Neurologist, completed his under graduation from Tirunelveli Medical College in 1993 and was the best out going student of his batch. He did his MD in Internal Medicine from 1995 to 1998 at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai. He was the recipient of the Madurai API Gold Medal in MD Internal Medicine in the year 1998. He did his DM in Neurology at the same institute from 1999 to 2001. In 2000, he has completed his DNB in Internal Medicine.
His area of special interest is peripheral neuropathy, neuroelectrophysiology and stroke. He is at present involved in the acute stroke intervention programme started at KMCH recently for intra-arterial thrombolysis in ischemic stroke. He has presented research papers in the World Conference of Neurology Sydney – 2005 and the Indian Academy of Neurology meetings. He is also the Principal Investigator for clinical trials in the field of Neurology.