Dr. Neeta Naik, MD, DCH, DNB
Dr. Neeta Naik, MD, DCH & DNB is the founder and chief of clinical services at EN1 Neuro.
After receiving her MD from the LTMMC and LTMGH, University of Mumbai (1989) she joined Wadia Children's Hospital, Mumbai as a Research Officer in in Pediatrics Epilepsy (1993-1995) and then continued as a lecturer in General Pediatrics, Epilepsy & Endocrinology for 5 years (1995-1999).
She started her first center dedicated to specialty pediatrics in 2000, with two other specialist Pediatricians Dr. Uma Ali & Prisca Colaco & pediatric physiotherapist Dr. Urmila Kamath. She then continued her journey in pediatric epilepsy by starting multiple satellite centers to offer convenience to families of children with epilepsy including the ones in Vashi, Kaylan, Mulund, Ghatkopar, Malad, and Sawantwadi & Goa.
She has taken a keen interest in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities as she was associated with the first ever Learning Disability Centre in LTMMC & LTMGH as a research fellow from 2005-2011 & first ever ABA based School for children with autism- Sai school in Mumbai 2013-2014.
She has been in private practice since 2000 and in addition to multiple pediatric epilepsy-EEG centers she has also been running 'child development center' dedicated to cerebral palsy, autism & learning disability at Sion.
She has been active academically and has been responsible for developing IAP guidelines for pediatricians for 'Diagnosis & Management of Childhood Epilepsy' in 2006, which were published in 2009 in Indian Pediatrics. She formed the Child Neurology Group, Mumbai in 2010 for academic discussion. She went on to become convener of the group top prepare 'Epilepsy and Movement Disorder Module' for practicing pediatricians in 2012. She was first to conduct an 'Autism Update' in 2013- a dedicated one day conference for improving the understanding of autism. In 2014 she convened a module 'Neuroradiology for practicing pediatricians.'
Dr. Abhijeet Bothre, DCH, DNB
Dr. Abhijeet Bothre, has done a fellow-ship in Pediatric Neurology (2012-2014) under guidance of Dr. Vrajesh Udani, at PD Hinduja Hospital & Research Centre, which has one of the busiest and best Pediatric Neurology Fellowship program in India. After finishing his fellowship in India he completed his fellowship in Clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy from Cleveland Epilepsy Clinic, Ohio, USA & later worked under Dr. Udani as a clinical associate in pediatric neurology till date.
During his fellowship he assisted in pediatric neurology OPD comprising of 550-600 patients per month & assisted in management of indoor patients, took part in EEG and VEEG reading sessions, attending electrophysiology lab- NCS, EMG,SSEP,BERA, VEP, participating in Neuroradiology meetings, Epilepsy surgery meetings, and was a part of epilepsy surgery team that deals with SSEG intra op EEG monitoring.
He has presented multiple papers & posters like a case Series Of Patients With Combined Methylmalonic Acidemia And Homocystinuria (CBLC), 2 Rare Cases Of Pyridoxine Dependent Seizures, Long term outcome of the medically treated drug resistant epilepsy in India, GPR56 in Indian children, Interesting case of MDEM, Interesting rare myopathy, High dose prednisolone VS ACTH :experience in west syndrome in tertiary care center in INDIA, Complex epilepsy surgical case presentation, Refractory epileptic encephalopathy (ESES) and review. He has received best clinical research award, P.D. Hinduja Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai.
Dr. Jalpa Bhutta, MD, DNB, MRC Psych (London), DPM.
Ms. Dipti Vira (Counseling psychologist)
Ms. Dipti Vira is a practicing psychologist and holds her expertise in the field of counselling for the past six and half years wherein she has an experience of working in the hospital set up for three and a half years.
She has dealt with a variety of issues which include children with various issues like behavioral, academic, emotional disturbances etc. and adults with relationship issues, adjustment difficulty and clinical disorders. She has successfully carried out workshops and teaching modules for school children and college students. She is a guest lecturer for teaching therapies and assessments for college students.
Dr. Prachi Agashe, MS
Dr. Chasanal Rathod, MS
Dr. Chasanal Rathod is a well- known practicing Pediatric Orthopaedics Surgeon. She has completed her Graduation and Masters from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram. She has done fellowships from distinguished centers in India at BJ Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai & at Severance Hospital, Seoul, South Korea. She was an International Visiting Scholar at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA & POSNA Scholar at Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.
Dr. Prisca Colaco
Dr. Prisca Colaco is an EX-HOD, Department of Pediatrics & Chief Div. of Endocrinology, BJ Wadia Children's Hospital & presently Professor of Paediatrcs, MGM University, Kamothe