About Us

Dr Visvanathan is a Consultant Neurosurgeon from Chennai India

He is a specialist in

  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS)
  • Vagal Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Intrathecal pump insertion (Baclofen, Analgesics)
  • Surgery for Intractable Epilepsy
  • Surgery for tumours of the brain and spine
  • Surgery for lumbar and cervical prolapsed discs

He has been extensively trained in the UK


  • MBBS from the Madras Medical College in 1997
  • DNB (General Surgery) from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi in 2004
  • MRCSEd from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh in 2004
  • DNB (Neurosurgery) from the National Board of Examination, New Delhi in 2009
  • FRCSEd (Neurosurgery) from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh in 2009


  • Fully Registered with the TamilNadu Medical Council, India
  • Full with Specialist Registration by the General Medical Council, United Kingdom (Voluntarily Relinquished)

Professional Memberships

  • MNAMS - Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences - India
  • Member of the World Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Member of the Movement Disorders Society
  • Life membership Neurological Society of India
  • Life member Tamilnadu Association of Neurological Surgeons
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