Dr. D R Shankar

17 years of experience

MCh - Neuro Surgery || MS - General Surgery || MBBS

Dr. D R Shankar is a renowned Neurologist and Neurosurgeon in Chennai. He has 17 years of experience in medical field. He has been awarded Gold medalist - 2007 award. He has completed his MCh - Neuro Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2014, MS - General Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2006, MBBS from Madras Medical College and Chennai in 2003. He currently practices at Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital in Teynampet(Chennai), Ranga Neuro Clinic in Perambur(Chennai), Bharathirajaa Hospital in T Nagar(Chennai), Chennai Meenakshi Multispeciality Hospital in Mylapore(Chennai), Sooriya Hospital in Saligramam(Chennai), Anand Hospital in Manali(Chennai), Mk Speciality Clinic in Mrc Nagar(Chennai) and F.o.r Ortho Hospital in Kolathur(Chennai). He is a prominent member of Indian Medical Association (IMA).

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Dr. D R Shankar is registered as a Medical Practitioner at Tamil Nadu Medical Council since 2003. Registration Number - 71800

Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital

Teynampet, Chennai

New Number-6, Old Number-24, Cenotaph Road, Near Hotel Rain Tree

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Ranga Neuro Clinic

Perambur, Chennai

365, MPM Street, Opposite To Reliance Smart, 365 Mpm Street


11:00 am - 1:00 pm


6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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₹ 300 Approx.

Bharathirajaa Hospital

T Nagar, Chennai

20, Gopathi Narayanaswami Chetty Road, Opposite AGS Cinemas

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Chennai Meenakshi Multispeciality Hospital

Mylapore, Chennai

Old Number 148, New Number 72, Luz Church Road, Near Luz Chruch

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Sooriya Hospital

Saligramam, Chennai

1, Arunachalam Road, Arcot Road, Kannika Puram, Opposite To AVM Studio

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Anand Hospital

Manali, Chennai

No 201, Kamarajar Salai, Near Manali Market

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Mk Speciality Clinic

Mrc Nagar, Chennai

Old Number 86A, New Number 161, Ist Floor, Sree Sabari Complex, Santhome High Road, R.A.Puram, Near Ayyapan Temple

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

F.o.r Ortho Hospital

Kolathur, Chennai

Number 5 & 6, Sri Ranga Garden, 200 Feet Road, Near Senthil Nagar Signal

Available on call

₹ 500 Approx.

Services (13)

Decompression Micovascular
Trigeminal neuralgia is considered one of the worst pains that can affect a human being. The severity of this disabling pain and its relief through successful operative intervention have caused microvascular decompression (MVD) surgery to be recognized as one of the most satisfying operations in neurosurgery.

Epilepsy Treatment
The Treatment Method Used To Treat Excessive And Abnormal Brain Cell Activity.

Pituitary Diseases
Pituitary Diseases are conditions caused by too much or too little of one or more of the hormones produced by the pituitary gland.

Cerebrovascular Surgery
It Refers To Specialized Surgery On The Blood Vessels That Supply Blood To The Brain

Peripheral Neuro Surgery
It is section of plastic surgery that involves cutting-edge surgical to treat pain caused by injury and/or compression of nerves.

Spine Surgery
It Is A Procedure That Joins Two Or More Vertebrae.

Epilepsy Surgery
Epilepsy Surgery Is A Procedure To Remove Or Alter An Area Of The Brain Where The Problem Originates.

Brain Suite
Brainsuite Is A Collection Of Image Analysis Tools Designed To Process Magnetic Resonance Images (Mri) Of The Human Head.

Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
A ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt is a medical device that relieves pressure on the brain caused by fluid accumulation.

Micro Endoscopic Discectomy
A Micro Endoscopic Discectomy is a minimally invasive procedure designed to relieve pain caused by a herniated disc pressing on a nerve root.

A craniotomy is a surgical procedure in which a part of the bone is removed to expose the skull.

Brain Tumor Surgery Gastroenteritis Treatment

Field of Expertise (2)



Academic Qualifications (3)

  • MCh - Neuro Surgery

    Madras Medical College, Chennai


  • MS - General Surgery

    Madras Medical College, Chennai


  • MBBS

    Madras Medical College, Chennai


Experience (6)

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  • Neurosurgeon

    KODY Clinic, Kilpauk

    2007 - 2016

  • Neurosurgeon

    Sivakaarthick Neuro Clinic, Perambur

    2007 - 2016

  • Neurosurgeon

    Sooriya Hospital, Vadapalani

    2007 - 2016

  • Neurosurgeon

    Kumaran Hospital, Kilpauk

    2007 - 2016

Accomplishments (1)

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  • Gold medalist


Memberships (1)

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)