Dr. Arvind N. Prabhu


Department of Neurology


    • Consultant and clinician in Department of Neurology dealing with inpatient and outpatient care and emergency care services
    • Reporting of Neuroelectrophysiology tests (EEG, Nerve conduction studies, EMG)
    • Teacher to undergraduate and post graduate students including Neurology residents.
    • Quality Coordinator for department of Neurology.


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MBBS Bachelor Mysore Medical College, Mysore March 2004
MD General Medicine Karnataka Institute of Medical Science, Hubli March 2009
DM Neurology St. John’s Medical College, Bengaluru March 2014
MRCP SCE NEUROLOGY Royal College of Physicians , United Kingdom 2020


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Professor March 2023-Till date
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Associate Professor September 2019- March 2023
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Assistant Professor July 2016- September 2019
St. Johns Medical College Assistant Professor Sep 2014 to July 2016
Fr. Muller Medical College, Mangalore Assistant Professor (Department of Medicine) June 2010 to July 2011
PESIMSR, Kuppam, Andhra Pradesh Assistant Professor (Department of Medicine) June 2009 to June 2010

FeSSH Stroke Trial

Principal investigator: Dr. Aparna R. Pai

Co-investigator: Dr. Arvind N. Prabhu

Funding agencies: ICMR

A randomized, double-blind, multicenter, placebo-controlled phase 3 study with open-label period to evaluate the efficacy and safety of inebilizumab in adults with myasthenia gravis (MINT)

Principal investigator: Dr. Arvind N. Prabhu 

Co-investigator: Dr. Nisha Shenoy, Dr. Nikith A.

Funding agencies: Viela Bio, Inc, One MedImmune Way, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 USA

Enhanced control of hypertension and thrombolysis stroke study (ENCHANTED) trial (2017-2018). The Lancet 2019: 393: 877-888.

Co-investigator in Enhanced control of hypertension and thrombolysis stroke study (ENCHANTED) trial (2017-2018). The Lancet 2019: 393: 877-888


Area of Interest

Stroke, Neuromuscular diseases, Movement disorders, Neuroimmunology/Autoimmune disease and Headache

Area of Expertise

Acute stroke care management & Intravenous thrombolysis

Area of Research

Special interest in Parkinsonism and Parkinson’s disease research.

Keeping the country positive during the COVID 19 pandemic: Evidence from India

Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 2020 Jun; 51:102118. Vibha Prabhu AN Kamath GB Pai DV

Rapidly progressive dementia with seizures: a post-dengue complication

Trop Doct. 2020 Jan; 50(1):81-83 Mohammed AP Koraddi A Prabhu A Kotian CM Umakanth S

A stroke in a young girl on oral contraceptive pills with primary protein S deficiency

O&G Forum 2020; 30: 31 – 32. K. Shah P. Nair S. Bhat A. Prabhu

Isolated Sixth Cranial Nerve Palsy in a Case of Severe Pre-eclampsia Presenting as Postpartum Diplopia

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2017 Aug, Vol-11(8): QD01-QD02 Aarti Yevale Akhila Vasudeva Anjali Mundkur Pratap Kumar Arvind Prabhu

Reversible vertical gaze palsy in sodium valproate toxicity

J Neuroophthalmol. 2013 Jun; 33(2):202-3 Gosala Raja Kukkuta S Srinivas M Raghunandan N Thomas M Prabhu A Laly M

Prevalence of neurological disorders and utilizations of health services in a subcenter area in Udupi taluk

IJJNNS.2019 Shankar S Arvind N Prabhu Ashwini K Jacob GP

Restless Leg syndrome as an early neurological manifestation of Vitamin B12 Deficiency

International Journal of Neurology and Neurosurgery Volume 10 number 3 September 2018 GRK Sharma Arvind N Prabhu Thomas Mathew Raghunandhan Nadig