Dr. Anaita Hegde | Best Paediatric Neurologists in Mumbai - NH

Dr. Anaita Hegde

MD (Paediatrics), DCH, MRCPCH, Fellowship in Neurosciences (London University) Senior Consultant

  • SpecialityNeurology - Paediatric

  • HospitalMumbai - SRCC Children's Hospital

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Brief Profile

Dr. Anaita Hegde has done M.B.B.S from Seth G.S. Medical College, KEM Hospital, D.C.H & MD from King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, MRCPCH (London), and a Fellowship in Neurosciences from the Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London. Dr. Hegde is also a Founder of Rural Pediatric Neurology Program in districts of Maharashtra. She is also a member of the Paediatric Epilepsy Surgery Program – Wadia Children’s Hospital and Jaslok Hospital. Dr. Anaita Hegde also has 38 years of teaching experience at Bai Jerbai Wadia Children’s Hospital.

Fields of Expertise

  • Epilepsy
  • Disability
  • Movement Disorders

Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • International Child Neurology Association ( ICNA )
  • American Epilepsy Society (AES )
  • British Pediatric Neurology Association (BPNA)
  • International Epilepsy Bureau ( IEB )
  • International League against Epilepsy ( ILAE )
  • Association of Child Neurology ( AOCN )
  • Child Neurology Chapter of IAP
  • Childhood Disabilities Chapter of IAP
  • Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy (IACP)
  • Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP)
  • Indian Association of Neurology ( IAN )
  • Neurological Society of India ( NSI )
  • Indian Epilepsy Association ( IEA )
  • Indian Epilepsy Society ( IES )
  • National Neonatology Forum ( NNF )
  • Maharashtra Association of Neurologist ( MAN )
  • Child Neurology Group, Mumbai.
  • Mumbai Autism Forum.
  • Mumbai ADHD Forum.

Publications

  • Udwadia- Hegde A. “West Syndrome – Early diagnosis, early referral, appropriate treatment – pointers to be favorable outcome”.
  • Udwadia-Hegde A. “Neurological Perspective of Cerebral Palsy Management”. Physiotimes, Volume – 4, July 2012.
  • Udwadia-Hegde A. “Superficial Siderosis : A rare occurrence in children”.Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences, Vol.7, Sep-Dec 2012.
  • Udwadia-Hegde A, P Doshi, K Sathe. “ Deep brain stimulation improves quality Of life in pantothenate kinase – associated neurodegeneration”. Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences, Vol.8, Jan – April 2013.
  • Udwadia A, Hajirnis O. – “ Chronic GM1 Gangliosidosis with characteristic “Wish Bone Sign” on MRI Brain, Another type of NBIA? ” – Journal of Movement Disorder – Clinical Practice, 2015, accepted on 29/4/2015
  • Udwadia A, Nissenkorn A, Borgohain R, Micheli R, Leuzzi V, Mridula K R, Molinaro A, D’Agnano D, Yareeda S, Ben-Zeev B. – “Development of Global Rating instruments for Pediatric patients With Ataxia Telangiectasia” – European Journal of Pediatric Neurology – September 2015
  • Udwadia – Hegde A, Nabi F, Sharma V. “ Refractory Status Epilepticus: Febrile illness Related Epileptic Syndrome ( FIRES )”. International Journal of Epilepsy, 2015.
  • Udwadia A, Devnani P. – Autism and Sleep Disorders – Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences, Volume 10, issue 4, October-December – 2015
  • Udwadia A, Hajirnis O.- “Efficacy of Pyrimethamine in Juvenile onset Tay-Sachs disease caused by two unreported HEXA mutations in the Indian population” – Child Neurology Open, September - 2016
  • Garg M., Kulkarni S., Patil V., Sayed R., Udwadia A.,-“Uncommon Disorders Masquerading as Acute Flaccid Paralysis in Children”- Indian Journal of Pediatrics- 2016

Languages Spoken

English

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