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Expert in Epilepsy, Neurology, Neurophysiology, EEG, Nerve Conduction, EMG, Pediatric Epilepsy, Peds Neurology

Expert ID: 727573 New Jersey, USA

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Expert has extensive experience in neurology and epilepsy. He has trained and worked at some of the top institutions in the US in the field including the Cleveland Clinic, University of Chicago and the New York University School of Medicine. He is well versed in the comprehensive management of patients with epilepsy including cases of refractory epilepsy which do not respond to standard antiepileptic drug therapy. He has significant experience with all aspects of epilepsy surgery and the pre-surgical evaluation as well as other non-pharmacologic measures for management of this condition. He has extensively used most available traditional and non-traditional methods for the management of this condition. Pediatric epilepsy is an additional area of interest f who has been involved with management of scores of patients with this condition.
Additional areas of interest and expertise include Neurophysiology (EEG, EMG, Evoked Potentials and Sleep Studies), headaches, stroke, dementia (alzheimers disease etc), movement disorders (parkinson's disease etc) neuromusular disease and multiple sclerosis (MS). Expert is board certified in Neurology with additional certification in Clinical Neurophysiology, by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Ras has done extensive research in neurology and neurophysiology, magnetoencephalography (MEG) and epilepsy surgery and pediatric epilepsy. He has been involved in clinical trials in epilepsy and multiple sclerosis.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: New York, New York - Yonkers, New York - Newark, New Jersey - Jersey City, New Jersey - Paterson, New Jersey - Elizabeth, New Jersey - Bridgeport, Connecticut - New Haven, Connecticut - Hartford, Connecticut - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2005 Degree: Board Certification Subject: Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy (Pediatric & Adult) Institution: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveleand OH
Year: 2004 Degree: Board Certification Subject: Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy (Pediatric) Institution: University of Chicago, Chicago IL
Year: 2003 Degree: Board Certification Subject: Neurology Institution: University of Chicago, Chicago IL
Year: 1996 Degree: MBBS Subject: Medicine and Surgery Institution: Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2009 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Assistant Professor of Neurology Department: Neurology Responsibilities:
Years: 2007 to 2009 Employer: Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University Title: Senior Staff Neurologist/Assistant Professor of Neurology Department: Neurology Responsibilities:
Years: 2006 to 2007 Employer: Max Healthcare, New Delhi, India Title: Consultant Epilepsy & Neurology Department: Neurology Responsibilities: Setting up comprehensive epilepsy program at this institution
Years: 2005 to 2006 Employer: Fortis Healthcare, New Delhi, India Title: Consultant Epilepsy & Neurology Department: Neurology Responsibilities: Setting up comprehensive epilepsy program at this institution

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
American Epilepsy Society, American Academy of Neurology, American College of Physician Executives, American Medical Association, International Epilepsy Consortium, Indian Epilepsy Society, Indian Academy of Neurology
Licenses / Certifications
New York Medical License, Michigan Medical License
Medical / Professional
Internship in Internal Medicine/ Pediatric at Michigan State University/Hurley medical Center, Flint MI.
Internship rotating at Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, Delhi, India

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