Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi Pokala

MBBS, DM-Neurology

Dr P. Vijaya Lakshmi is a senior consultant neurologist with a vast clinical experience of 20 years. She did her MBBS from Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and further did her DM (Neurology) from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad. Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi has worked as an assistant professor at Osmania Medical College, and is also associated with Nakshatra Hospitals with the merit of playing a pivotal role.

She is noted for her excellent skills in education and training of medical students (undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate.)
Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi is also proficient in diagnosing illnesses, prescribing and administering appropriate treatment/ medication for a broad range of chronic health ailments affecting various parts of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system.

Experienced in routine administration of personnel & resources. Strong communication skills, analytical ability and capability to perform under stress and strenuous conditions.

She specialises in treating:

  • Stroke
  • Headache
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Dementia
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Gopalan syndrome
  • Peripheral neuropathies
  • ADEM
  • Disorders of the spinal cord, peripheral and neuromuscular junctions
  • States like coma
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Speech and language disorders

Her Work Experience also includes the following:

MEDICAL OFFICER MEDICAL OFFICER

  • Christian Hospital Warangal Christian Hospital Warangal.
  • Taken care of outpatients and inpatients and administration of the hospital.Taken care of outpatients and inpatients and administration of the hospital.

Leprosy and HIV medical officer & Civil Assistant Surgeon Leprosy and HIV medical officer & Civil Assistant Surgeon

  • Director of Health, Ponnur Region , Andhra Pradesh Director of Health, Ponnur Region, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Implementation of National Leprosy Control Program and spreading AIDS awareness.

Civil Assistant Surgeon

  • Temporary Hospitalisation Ward, Guntur Government Hospital, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Worked with complications of Leprosy and rehabilitative surgeries.

MD Postgraduate in General Medicine

  • Guntur Government Hospital, Guntur
  • Attended emergencies and taken care of inpatient and outpatient department

Civil Assistant Surgeon

  • Sattenapalli Hospital, APVVP
  • Taken care of inpatient and outpatient department.

Assistant Professor, General Medicine

  • Guntur Medical College
  • Teaching students and taking care of inpatient and outpatient department.

DM ( ADULT NEUROLOGY )

  • Osmania Medical College
  • Specialisation in Neurology
  • Taken care of patients with epilepsy, stroke and muscle disorders.