Dr. Shamsher Dwivedee

Chairman Neurosciences And Director Clinical Services

Dr Shamsher Dwivedee is one of India’s most renowned neurologists with a rich experience of over 33 years in clinical neurology. He did his MBBS from Magadh University followed by DM (Neurology) from King George’s Medical College, Lucknow. He has made several original contributions in his field. He incorporated the department of Neurology at Vimhans Hospital, Max Hospital (Saket), FMRI, and PSRI, New Delhi.


  •  Chairman, Institute of Neurosciences at PSRI Hospital, New Delhi
  •  Department Head - Incorporated the Dept. of Neurology, Max Super Speciality Hospital Saket
  •  Departmental Head- Incorporated the Dept. of Neurology, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon.
  •  Incorporated the neurology department at Vimhans Hospital, New Delhi
  •  Instituted DNB (Neurology) program and Vimhans and PSRI.


  •  Stroke
  •  Headache
  •  Alzheimer’s Disease
  •  Dementia Treatment
  •  Epilepsy Treatment
  •  Parkinson’s Disease Treatment
  •  Sleep Disorder
  •  Neuromascular Disorders

Accomplishments & Awards

  •  Part of the team which performed the first DBS program of South East Asia.
  •  Performed the first thrombolysis in stroke in India at Vimhans in 1998 and established the stroke programme. He used Botox for the first time in India for post stroke spasticity in the year 2000. He established Botox and Behavioral Neurology Clinics at Vimhans.
  •  In 2013 he established the Multiple Sclerosis Clinic at Vimhans which was inaugurated by the then CM of Delhi Ms Sheila Dixit.
  •  He had established College of Clinical research at Vimhans. He initiated Diplomate National Board (DNB) programme in Neurology at Vimhans & PSRI. He had done the largest number of clinical trials in India in Neurology for various neurological disorders.
  •  Established Department of Neurology and Stroke programme at Max Super Speciality Hospital Saket and Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon.
  •  He is a member of Bihar Health Society which the Govt. of Bihar, created to recommend the improvements needed in health care system in Bihar.
  •  More than 50 publications presented in reputed national/international journals
  •  Principal Investigator of more than 30 International Clinical Trials in Neurology
  •  Times of India healthcare Achievers Award – Best Neurologist `2018


  •  Indian Academy of Neurology
  •  American Academy of Neurology
  •  International Stroke Association
  •  World Stroke Organization
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