Dr. V. P. Singh

Chairman Institute of Neurosciences

Gurugram , South Delhi


Started Gamma Knife Surgery and Epilepsy Surgery at AIIMS, New Delhi

Operated over 400 intracranial aneurysm cases

Over 70 published papers in journals and books

With about 30 years of experience, Dr V. P. Singh’s competence spans all facets of neurosurgery –- cranial, spinal and peripheral nerves. Dr. Singh has special interest in brain tumor surgery, cerebrovascular surgery, epilepsy surgery and radiosurgery. He has operated over 400 intracranial aneurysms and is actively involved in the treatment of arteriovenous malformations by radiosurgery techniques.

Dr. VP Singh is credited with starting the Gamma Knife Unit and epilepsy surgery program at New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where he was Additional Professor and Unit Head of Neurosurgery. He has also worked at VIMHANS, New Delhi along with colleague and mentor Prof. A. K. Banerji. In 2007 Dr. Singh joined Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, along with Prof. Banerji. At Apollo Dr. V. P. Singh was working as a Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon.

Medical Qualifications

DNB NeurosurgeryNational Board of Examinations1989
MCh NeurosurgeryAll India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi1987
MBBSAll India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi1982

Specialization and Expertise

  • Radiosurgery
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Cerebrovascular surgery
  • Brain tumour surgery

Memberships & Certifications

  • CME Convenor – Neurological Society of India
  • President of Indian Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Secretary of Indian Society of Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Ex-Editor – Journal of Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Member - Executive  Committee of Indian Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • President-Elect Neurological society of India
  • Ex-President of Indian society of Cerebrovascular surgery
  • Ex-editor Journal of Pediatric Neurosurgery

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Diploma of merit for excellent poster at 3rd Asian Conference of Neurological Surgeons Nagoya, 2000
  • Best paper award at the 7th Annual Indian Epilepsy Association Conference, 1999
  • Best paper award at the 4th Annual Indian Epilepsy Association Conference, 1996