Mitesh Chandarana

Position: Consultant Neurologist, Parkinson’s  & Movement Disorders Specialist

Dr Mitesh Chandarana


MBBS, MD, DM (Neurology), PDF (Movement Disorders, SCTIMST)

Consultant Neurologist, Parkinson’s  & Movement Disorders Specialist

Education :

  • Post-doctoral fellowship in Parkinson’s disease and Movement Disorders from the renowned Neurology Institute of India, the institute of National importance, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology (SCTIMST), Trivandrum, Kerala under the mentorship of Prof. Dr. Asha Kishore
  • DM Neurology from V.S. Hospital, N.H.L Municipal medical college, Ahmedabad
  • MBBS and MD (Medicine) from B.J. Medical College and Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad

Clinical experience:

  • Clinical experience of 8 years of treating various movement disorders such as
  • Parkinson’s disease as well as atypical parkinsonism.
  • Tremor
  • Dystonia
  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) programming for Parkinson’s disease and dystonia
  • Chorea
  • Myoclonus
  • Tics and stereotypies
  • Ataxia and related disorders
  • Botulinum toxin injection for various dystonia, hemifacial spasm, tremors, post-stroke spasticity and migraine
  • Sleep related behavioural disorders (RBD and others)

Areas of Interest :

  • Parkinson’s disease and its management including Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
  • Botulinum toxin administration for various dystonia and tremors
  • Dystonia, Ataxia and related disorders
  • Myoclonus, Tremors

Professional Membership:

  • International Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Society (MDS)
  • Movement Disorders Society of India (MDSI- Life member)
  • Indian Academy of Neurology (IAN) (Life member)
  • Academy of Neurologists of Ahmedabad (ANA)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA-Life Member)

Achievements, Awards and Honors:

  • Did Gujarat’s first in-house Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) case for Parkinson’s disease and established DBS in Gujarat.
  • Wrote two book chapters on treatable cerebellar ataxias in International books with Prof. Dr. Asha Kishore.
  • Winner of Quiz contest at two National level conferences: 1) MDSICON 2018, Hyderabad and 2) 2nd Indian Rare Movement disorders Congress 2021, New Delhi


  • Chandarana M, Saraf U, Divya KP, Krishnan S, Kishore A. Myoclonus- A Review. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2021 May-Jun; 24(3):327-338.
  • Shah, H., Chandarana, M., Sheth, J. and Shah, S. (2020). A Case Report of Chronic Progressive Pancerebellar Syndrome with Leukoencephalopathy: L2 Hydroxyglutaric Aciduria. Mov Disord Clin Pract; 7: 560-563.
  • Chandarana MV, Cherian A, KPD, Krishnan S, Glenda M. Saraf U. Writer’s Cramp Presentation of Woodhouse-Sakati Syndrome “Out of the Woods”. Can J Neurol Sci. 2021 Aug 24:1-3.
  • Chandarana M, Saraf U, Divya KP, Krishnan S. Huntington’s disease presenting with adult onset tourettism a case report. Annals of Movement Disorders 2021;4:153-6
  • Cherian A, Chandarana M, Susvirkar AA, Divya KP, Saraf UU, Krishnan S. Abnormal Saccades Differentiate Adolescent Onset Variant Ataxia Telangiectasia from Other Myoclonus Dystonia. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2021 Jul-Aug; 24(4):630-632.
  • Saraf U, Chandarana M, Puthenveedu DK, Kesavapisharady K, Krishnan S, Kishore A. Childhood- Onset Dystonia Attributed to Aicardi-Goutières Syndrome and Responsive to Deep Brain Stimulation. Mov Disord Clin Pract. 2021 Apr 19:8(4):613-615
  • Saraf U, Chandarana M, Divya KP, Krishnan S. ADCY5-related dyskinesia with myoclonus-dystonia syndrome: Clues to diagnosis. Ann Mov Disord 2021:4:86-8
  • Saraf U, Chandarana M, Divya KP, Krishnan S. Oromandibular dystonia a systematic review. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2022 Jan-Feb; 25(1): 26-34.
  • Chandarana M, Shah H, Desai S. Spectrum of de novo movement disorders in the setting of COVID-19 infection: Part 2: Hyperkinetic movement disorders. Ann Mov Disord 2022; 5; 23-37
  • Shah H, Chandarana M, Desai S. Spectrum of de novo movement disorders in the setting of COVID-19 infection: Part 1: Pathogenesis and Hypokinetic rigid syndrome. Ann Mov Disord 2022; 5; 12-22
  • Chandarana M, Shah H, Trivedi S, Patel M, Shah N. A case report of Adrenomyeloneuropathy- A variant of X linked Adrenoleukodystrophy. Gujarat Medical Journal: 73;1;81-2

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