Dr. Vinay Goyal

Chairman – Neurology (Movement Disorder) Institute of Neurosciences



32+ years of work experience with AIIMS Department of Neurology where he rose from a Senior Resident to Professor

Has won several awards including IMA Academy of Medical Specialty Distinguished Service Award & Vishistha Chikitsa Ratna Award

President of Movement Disorders Society of India

Dr. Vinay Goyal is Director – Neurology, Institute of Neurosciences, Medanta Gurugram. Dr Goyal has completed his MBBS followed by MD (General Medicine) from RNT Medical College, Udaipur. Post completing his DM (Neurology) from A.I.I.M.S, New Delhi in 1999, he joined his prestigious alma mater A.I.I.M.S, New Delhi in the year 1999 in the Department of Neurology as Senior Resident and rose to the level of Professor before joining the Medanta family. He has various publications, articles and chapters published in both National & International papers & journals.

Dr. Goyal has won several awards including IMA Academy of Medical Specialty Distinguished Service Award in the year 2007 and Vishistha Chikitsa Ratna Award, awarded by Delhi Medical Association on Doctor’s day celebration in 2012.

Medical Qualifications

DM (Neurology)AIIMS, New Delhi1999
MD (General Medicine)RNT Medical College, Udaipur1994
MBBSRNT Medical College, Udaipur1991

Specialization and Expertise

  • Stroke
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Neuroimmunology

Memberships & Certifications

  • President, Movement Disorders Society of India
  • Member, Multiple Sclerosis Society of India, Delhi chapter
  • Life member, Indian Epilepsy Society (IES)
  • Life member, Indian Academy of Neurologists (IAN)
  • Life member, Neurological Society of India (NSI)
  • Life Member, Delhi Neurological Association (DNA):
  • Founder Member and Founder Treasurer of Parkinson’s disease and Related disorders Awareness Network (PRAN)
  • Member, International Parkinson’s and Movement Disorder Society (MDS), USA.
  • First Joint Secretary, Tropical Neurology
  • Life Member, Indian Confederation for healthcare accreditation
  • Life Member, Indian Sleep Disorders Association

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Distinguished Service Award, RNT MEDICAL COLLEGE UDAIPUR ALUMNI, Delhi Chapter, New Delhi, 2017
  • Honoured by Akhil Bharatiya Nav-Shakti Chetana Manch, Hindi Bhawan, New Delhi, 2012
  • Vishistha Chikitsa Ratna Award: Awarded by Delhi Medical Association on Doctor’s day celebration, 2012
  • XIVth WFN Travel fellowship 2011, 2011
  • XIVth WFN Travel fellowship, 2007
  • IMAAMS Distinguished Service Award, IMA Academy of Medical Specialty, Annual National Conference of IMAAMS-AMSCON, 2007
  • Boehringer-Ingelheim Japan Scholarship, 2006
  • WCN grant 2005:, 2005
  • Shri Om Bansal Shivshakti group award. Pravasi Agrawal Samaj Samiti, Udaipur, Rajasthan, 2000
  • Award of Mrs. Dwarka Prasad Trust Travel Grant: To attend 5th Annual conference of Indian Academy of Neurology, Chennai, India,, 1997
  • Gold Medal (Dr. Chenna Reddy Award): Hypoglycemic effect of chloroquine. Goyal V. and Bordia A. Best free paper presentation, API Conference, Rajasthan Chapter, Udaipur, 1994


  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Polymyositis with too Many Associations: A Paraneoplastic Syndrome, 2018
  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Practice Trends in Treating Central Nervous System Tuberculosis and Outcomes at a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Cohort Study of 244 Cases., 2019
  • Indian J Nucl Med. :   Technetium-99m Labeled Tropane Derivative: Uptake in a Pituitary Macroadenoma., 2019
  • Indian Acad Neurol. :   Dancing Scapula: The Missed Movement, 2019
  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Neuropsychiatric Lupus: The Devil is in the Detail., 2019
  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Is Triamcinolone an Easy and Efficient Way to Treat Meralgia Paresthetica? A Cohort Study., 2019
  • Natl Med J India. :   Retrograde migration and expulsion of ventriculoperitoneal shunt from the neck., 2018
  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Familial Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: The First Reported Kindred from South-East Asia., 2019
  • Ann Indian Acad Neurol. :   Multiple Neurologic Deficits and Cognitive Decline in a Young Woman., 2019
  • J Med Microbiol :   Emerging multidrug resistance isolates of 31 hospital-acquired bacterial meningitis in a tertiary care centre in North India, 2019