Dr Deepa Rajendran – MBBS, MD, FRACP
Dr. Deepa Rajendran is the director of this specialist neurology practice. She is a specialist neurologist and a clinical neurophysiologist with special interest in the diagnosis and management of neuroimmunological disorders, particularly Multiple Sclerosis.
She also reviews general neurology patients with headache, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, stroke, dementia, dizziness and peripheral neuropathies. Dr. Rajendran has expertise in both simple and complex nerve conduction studies and EMG that she performs in her private rooms.
Dr Rajendran graduated (with honors) in Medicine and Surgery in India in 2003. She then undertook three years of Specialist Medicine training to complete her M.D. in Internal Medicine with Honors (Gold Medalist). She moved to Australia in 2006 for further training in Neurology, completing three years of Basic Physician training at Frankston Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, passing in 2009 with distinction.
Next came three years of specialist neurology training at the Austin Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, followed by a neuroimmunology and neurophysiology fellowship (also at Monash). Her research has been presented at major neurology meetings and published in international neurology journals.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her young family, traveling and reading.