Dr. Vijay Chandra

Dr. Vijay Chandra


MBBS, Ph.D., Certified - Equivalent to DM Neurology

Senior Consultant - Neurology


38 Years of Experience

3 Awards

Fees: INR 800

About Dr. Vijay Chandra

Dr Vijay Chandra is a Senior Consultant in the department of Neurology at Paras Hospital Gurgaon. He did MBBS from the coveted All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi. Dr Vijay Chandra has a rich and varied experience of over 35 years out of which he spent over a decade in the USA studying and teaching at University of Illinois, Johns Hopkins University and National Institutes of Health. Dr Vijay Chandra has also been a Regional Advisor for Mental Health at World Health Organization (WHO) during which he developed and improved clinical services for mental and neurological disorders and substance abuse in 11 countries of South-East Asia. He was awarded the “Princess Mental Health Award” by Her Royal Highness, Princess Galyani Vadhana (Princess of Thailand) for creating effective mental health services in South-East Asia. He has also given lectures to a number of clinical fellows in the USA and was..... read more


    Medical School & Fellowships

  • MBBS - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 1974
  • Ph.D. - Johns Hopkins University ,Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 1978
  • Certified - Equivalent to DM Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology , 1983


  • Member - American Academy of Neurology
  • Member - American College of Epidemiology.
  • Member - World Federation of Neurology
  • Member - International Psycho geriatric Association
  • Member - International Epidemiology Association


  • Residency in Neurology - University of Illinois, Chicago, USA


  • Neurology, Senior Consultant- Paras Hospital, Gurgaon , currently working
  • Neurology, Additional Director & Head- Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj. , 2013
  • Neurology, Regional Adviser- South- East Asia Regional office, World Health Organisation, New Delhi , 2000

Awards and Achievements

  • Placed on the Merit List of the University of Delhi (top 10 students in the entire University) for outstanding performance in the Premedical examination.
  • Princess Mental Health Award, Presented by Her Royal Highness, Princess Galyani Vadhana of Thailand for creating mental health services in rural and remote areas in South-East Asia.
  • Golden Apple award for the Best Teacher, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.

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