Dr. Shyma Nambiar

Consultant Neurologist, PVS Memorial Hospital, Kaloor, Kochi, Kerala, India

Dr. Shyma Nambiar , Consultant Neurologist, is an expert in management of all kind of neurological problems and emergencies including stroke.

  •  MBBS, MD and DM (Neurology), worked as a healthcare professional with reputed hospitals / healthcare foundations in India.
  •  Interested in General Neurology with additional specialization in Paediatric Neurology
  •  Worked as Senior Resident, Govt. Medical College, Calicut
  •  Worked as Senior Resident, TD Medical College, Alappuzha
  •  Proficient at diagnosing illnesses and prescribing and administrating appropriate treatment/ medication for various ailments or diseases affecting various parts of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system.
  •  Deft in patient counselling and training subordinates in Protocol-based management of cases.

Core Functional Strength
  •  Diagnosing, treating and managing patients with neurological disorders.
  •  Treating patients and providing consultancy service for disorders affecting the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), the peripheral nervous system (peripheral nerves-cranial nerves included), or the autonomic nervous system (parts of which are located in both central and peripheral nervous system.
  •  Providing treatment for some conditions in the musculoskeletal system.
  •  Experienced in Electrophysiology(EEG,EMG,NCS)
  •  Pursuing scientific projects and reporting results of original research.
  •  Supervising treatment for a wide range of conditions including:
    • • Headache disorders (like migraine), Epilepsy & Seizure disorders
    • • Neurodegenerative disorders (like Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease)
    • • Sleep disorders, Depression, Organic Psychosis
    • • Infections of the brain and spinal cord
    • • Movement disorders like Parkinson’s disease, Dystonia, Wilson disease, Huntington disease, Neuroacanthocytosis, etc.
    • • Autoimmune disorders like G B syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, ADEM, etc.
    • • Disorders of the spinal cord, peripheral and neuromuscular junctions
    • • States like coma, Stroke
    • • Speech and language disorders
    • • Chronic pain management
    • • Specialist in Botox therapy
    • • Paediatric and Adult spasticity ,developmental delay

  • 1. Case Report - Calf heads on a trophy sign: Miyoshi myopathy Published in Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice
  • 2. Original Article - Nummular Headache: Clinico-epidemiological features in South Indian population Under review in Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice.