SINCE 1996


A Senior Consultant Neurologist at Mysore for the Last 22 Years. He Practices at Neuro Care 898,Ch-44, Narayana Shastry Road, Near Nanjumalige Circle, Lakshmipuram, Mysore. The commute to this clinic is a rather convenient one as various modes of conveyance are easily available. In order to get more information and to schedule an appointment with Doctor, Patients can reach out on the Below Contact Details.

Having Completed his schooling from Ramakrishna Vidyashala Mysore. Did his MBBS from Mysore Medical College.

After Completing His M D, he went on to do his DM(Neurology).He worked at NIMHANS Bangalore for a brief period after his DM.

Since 1996 he has been in Mysore as a Consulting Neurologist. He has presented papers at Neurology Conferences & has attended Various National & International Conferences. 

His Areas of Practice Include Headache, Vertigo, Epilepsy Parkinson Disease & Movement Disorders, Stroke, Muscle, Nerve & Spinal cord disorders, Neuro ophthalmology & Demylienating Disorders. 

At present he is a Visiting Consultant at Kamakshi Hospital, Mysore.

His Out- Patient practice is at NEURO CARE 

898,Ch-44, Narayana Shastry Road, Near Nanjumalige Circle, Lakshmipuram, Mysore.



Senior Consultant Neurologist


Dr.Ratnavalli Ellajosyula is a senior consultant Neurologist with 27 years experience. She passed out from prestigious medical colleges in New Delhi. She has done her MBBS from Lady Hardinge Medical college, MD (Medicine) from Maulana Azad Medical College and DM (Neurology) G.B.Pant Hospital, New Delhi. She worked for 11 years (1993-2004) at the National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore as faculty.  Subsequently she was at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore where she headed the department and initiated the DNB (Neurology) training course. She is an excellent clinician with a long and diverse experience of working as a Neurologist in both public and private hospital setting.   She has the necessary experience and expertise in treating a wide variety of adult neurological disorders like Epilepsy, Stroke, Headache, Multiple sclerosis, Spinal cord problems and vertigo. 

Dr. Ratnavalli is also a National and International acknowledged expert in management of dementia and memory disorders. She was a recipient of Commonwealth Fellowship, University of Cambridge, UK in 1999-2000 and Gandhi Research Award in 2016.  She was a clinical research fellow at University of Chapel Hill, NC, USA. She underwent advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of dementias at both UK and USA. She started the first Memory clinic in the country in 1998.  She has expertise in diagnosing and treating various dementias, memory disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, Frontotemporal dementia and Parkinson's disease.  She runs a Cognitive Disorders Clinic from Manipal Hospital, Annasawmy Mudaliar General Hospital and the Neurocare clinic in Mysore, which receives referrals from all over India.  She is committed to creating public awareness in both stroke and dementia and has done various programs like marches, signing of petitions and street plays. She was associated as a volunteer for many years with Nightingales Medical trust (NMT) and Dementia care centre in Bangalore, which involved assessment and treating patients, conducting workshops and training of caregivers and social workers.

She is also a clinical researcher and is currently investigating bilingualism and dementia, Life style and risk factors in Alzheimer's disease, language breakdown in bilingual patients with dementia, Frontotemporal dementia and vascular dementia.  Her work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. She is passionate about teaching and is a faculty and resource person for postgraduate trainees in Neurology, Neuropsychology and speech Pathologists in various teaching courses, conferences and workshops in India and abroad.  She is a recognized International expert in Dementia and has been an invited speaker in several forums. 

Ex- Addl Prof of Neurology,NIMHANS, Bangalore.Ex- Head, Dept of Neurology,Manipal Hospital,Bangalore 


Visiting Consultant Apollo Hospital, Mysuru. 

Visiting Consultant, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore. 080-25023273

Visiting Consultant, Annasawamy Mudaliar Hospital, Fraser Town, Bangalore. 080-42404122



Completed MBBS from Sri BM Patil Medical College (BLDES), Bijapur

DNB GENERAL SURGERY from B M Hospital, Jayalakshmipuram, Mysore and DNB in NEUROSURGERY from Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Whitefield, Bangalore in 2010


Have total of 11years of solid experience in neurosurgery. Have worked as registrar and consultant in general surgery and neurosurgery at Manipal Hospital, Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwar medical College(SDMCMS & H) Dharwad, Sagar Hospitals, Bangalore. 

Trained in Neurosurgery(DNB) under the guidance of Prof Dr.A.S.Hegde(HOD & Director Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bangalore) and One year of residency under Prof Dr.A.S.Hegde who is a renowned Indian neurovascular surgeon. 

Also served as consultant in neurosurgery at Presently working as a assistant professor in the department of Neurosurgery, JSS Medical College, Mysore since July 2013.

Special trained in Neurotrauma at NIMHANS, Bangalore  and in endoscopic spinal and cranial surgeries at Jabalpur 

I provide comprehensive care to patients in the neurosurgical  intensive care units (NICU) who have sustained serious neurological injuries which include stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, traumatic brain injury (TBI), prolonged seizures, infections, severe neuromuscular disease or spinal cord injury. Take care of patients with brain tumors, 

Special interests: 

In endoscopic minimally invasive spine surgeries, skull base surgeries & spine and head trauma.

Neurovascular surgeries

Member of

State and national neurosurgery and neurological society of India

Karnataka neurological society

Indian medical association, Mysuru 

Paper presentations

1. At Bangalore society of neurosurgery

2. Intracranial calcifications

3. Calcified atypical Rhabdoid post third ventricular tumor

4. Posterior Fossa volume measurement in Arnold-Chiary malformations

5. Cervicodorsal Koch’s spine a rare case” at spine forum

Guest lectures

“Neurotrauma at peripheries” in IMA meet, KR nagar, Mysuru

“Neurosurgeons perspectives in critical care” at conference conducted by ISCCOM and APCC New Delhi held on 2nd and 3rd Feb at Gopala Gowda hospital, Mysuru

“Neuroemergencies – Emergencies in nursing care” - at nursing conference held at JSS hospital, mysuru

Chaired many sessions at several conferences

Publications – have 5 publications in totalin both national and international journals .

  1. Nocardia in Spinal Epidural Abscess: A Surprise      Guest in INTERNATIONAL      JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Vinayak I kadlimatti, Madhuri Kulkarni, K.V Shivanand Reddy.      Vol 3, issue 2, October 2014. 
  2. Symptomatic Pineal Arachnoid Cyst –Rare Case, INTERNATIONAL      JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Vinayak Kadlimatti, Dr.Vidyavathi B Chitharagi, Shivanand Reddy K.V.      Vol 3, Issue 10, October 2014.
  3. Brain      abscess by candida tropicalis- A rare case report. Pooja .P.B Vinayak      Kadlimatti, Shivanand Reddy. INTERNATIONAL      JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH. Vol 4 Issue 2 Feb 2015. 
  4. Management      of chronic subdural hematoma: single burr hole drainage and irrigation      using the techniques of syringing: series of 129 patients. International      Journal of Scientific research. Vinayak Kadlimati, Shivanand reddy, Anil kumar M.R, Sanjay Kumar      Vol 4 Issue 2 Feb 2015. 
  5. Supratentorial      ependymoma presenting as a cortical cyst with a mural nodule in an adults:      rare entity. International Journal of Scientific research. Shivanand      reddy, Sanjay kumar, Vinayak Kadlimatti. Vol 4 Issue 2 Feb 2015. 

Dr. C. P. RAVI KUMAR - Pediatric Neurologist

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar is a Pediatric Neurologist and a speaker on environmental impact on child development.

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar received his post graduate training in Paediatrics (Child health) from Royal College of Paediatrics, United Kingdom. During this training he attended some of the most renowned neurology centres in London, including the Evelina London Children’s Hospital (Guys and St. Thomas Hospital), St George's Hospital and National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy (now called Young Epilepsy).

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar has a combination of post graduate training in Paediatrics with interest in Childhood Epilepsy, certified from General Medical Council of United Kingdom and Training in Paediatric Neurology from Evelina London Children's Hospital.

He underwent training in interpreting EEG's (study of electrical activity of the brain) at University Hospital, Cleveland, USA under Professor Hans Lüders.

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar returned to India with a vision to set up a comprehensive Child Neuro-care Centre, where children with neurological or developmental issues can be addressed holistically.

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar is a faculty member for British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA) and teaches on Paediatric Epilepsy training and Childhood Headache training programmes. He is also a faculty member of Association of Child Neurology (an association of Paediatricians, neurologists, Paediatric neurologists, behavioral Paediatricians, child psychologists, and allied professionals)

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar works with organisations in highlighting and educating environmental issues that are having an impact on a childs development. He has given talks to general public on impact of digital media and noise on a child’s development.


Childhood Epilepsy, Epilepsy management including Ketogenic diet and Vagal Nerve Stimulation, Neurological problems, Developmental delay, Childhood Headache, Autism, ADHD.

Education, Post-Graduation and Work

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar graduated with an MBBS from Bangalore University in 2000. He started his paediatric training in the United Kingdom (2003) with London Deanery. He completed his 8 year training programme with Specialist interest in paediatric epilepsy.

He started to work as a Consultant in Paediatrics with interest in Epilepsy at Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital, Brighton, fondly called “The Alex”. While at The Alex, Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar was supervising and training medical graduates from Brighton and Sussex Medical College.

He returned to London in 2014, to work as a fellow in Paediatric Complex Epilepsy and Paediatric Neurology at Evelina London Children’s Hospital.

In 2016, Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar underwent EEG training at University Hospital in Cleveland.

Dr. C. P. Ravi Kumar returned to India in 2016, with the vision of developing an integrated child centre where child neurologist and developmental paediatricians can work with allied therapists such as Speech and Language therapists, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and an Educational psychologist to assist every disabled to be “The - abled”.


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