Dr. Paresh K Doshi
Dr. Paresh K Doshi is Paresh Kishorchandra Doshi, M.S., M.Ch. is a leading neurosurgeon and a pioneer of stereotactic and functional neurological surgery in India.
Since 1999 he has been in charge of the Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery program at Jaslok Hospital, the only dedicated and comprehensive Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgical program in India.
Dr. Doshi is also the Director of Neurosurgery at the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre.Dr. Doshi has been credited for conducting several path-breaking surgeries in the field of neurosurgery.
He has conducted over 650 Stereotactic surgeries including 450 deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgeries. He has been credited with several firsts’in India.
The first DBS surgery for Parkinson’s disease by an Indian Neurosurgeon in 1998
First surgery for Writers’ Dystonia (2012) and Cervical Rhizotomy (2012) in India
First Occipital nerve stimulation for a Migraine (2008)
First DBS for depression in Asia and Australia (2013)
First Bilateral PPN DBS (2012) in the world
First DBS for SCA 12 (2016) in the world
Present engagements of Dr. Paresh Doshi :
President of The Neuromodulation Society of India
Director, World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Member of the World Society Taskforce of Neurosurgery for psychiatric disorders
Director, Asian-Australian society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Past President of the Indian Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
MBBS – Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, 1985
MS – General Surgery – Sheth K M School of PG Medicine, 1989
MCh – Neuro Surgery – Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, 1992
Awards and Recognition’s:
Medscape India Award For Excellence In Neurosciences – 2012
Best Neurosurgeon Award-Indo-american Society – 2001