Dr. Pranav Ghodgaonkar - Neurosurgeon in Indore

Dr. Pranav Ghodgaonkar

Lead Consultant, Neurosurgery

  • Vascular Neurosurgery, Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery, Endoscopic Neurosurgery, Complex Spinal Surgery

MS (General Surgery), MCh (Neurosurgery)

  • GENDER: Male
  • LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Hindi, Marathi & Gujarati
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Dr. Pranav Ghodgaonkar is a Consultant - Neurosurgeon holding an overall experience of 19 years. He has done training in Neurological Surgery from University of Mumbai, Japan and Germany. Dr Ghodgaonkar worked as Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery at Grant Medical College Mumbai from 2006 till 2010. Dr Ghodgaonkar has been trained in Vascular Neurosurgery at Fujita Health University Nagoya and has received WFNS fellowship and training at University of Tübingen Germany.

His primary areas of interest are Vascular and Skull Base Neurosurgery and Neuro endoscopy. He has experience of clipping more than 150 aneurysm cases. Cervical Spine surgery and instrumentation is another of his interests and forte.

My Mantra

Great teams can accomplish greatest of the tasks.


Neuro Oncology, Vascular Neurosurgery, Neuro Endoscopy, Spinal Instrumentation MIS Spine, Clinical Research


Aneurysm Clipping, Brain Tumor Surgery, Brain Endoscopic Surgery, Spinal Instrumentation, Traumatic Brain & Spinal Surgery, Cervical and Lumbar Disc Surgery, Minimally Invasive Brain and Spinal Surgery, CV Junction Surgery.


    • MBBS - MGM Medical College and D A University Indore India Sept 1992 to March 1998
    • MS General Surgery - Medical College Baroda and MS University Baroda India July 1999 to June 2002
    • MCh NeuroSurgery - Grant Medical College and Mumbai University Mumbai India Aug 2003 to July 2006


    • Fellowship in Advanced Micro neurosurgery - Fujita Health University Nagoya Japan March 2008
    • WFNS Fellowship, Skull Base and Neuro Endoscopy - University of Tubingen, Germany March 2012
    • Neuro Oncology Fellowship - University of Valparaiso Chile March 2014
    • Diplomat of Neurosurgery - University of Helsinki Finland June 2016
  • B Braun Award for excellence in Neurosurgery -2005
  • 2ND Position in M Ch University Examination, University of Mumbai – 2006
  • Special recognition from Govt of Gujarat for contribution towards rehabilitation of victims after earth quake in Bhuj (Gujarat) – 2001
  • Special Recognition from Health Ministry, Govt of Maharashtra for contribution to medical services during the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack -2008

Dr Ghodgaonkar has vast experience in the field of brain and spinal surgery with more than 3000 cases involving different pathologies involving brain and vertebral column. He has worked in advanced neurosurgical facilities in India as well as abroad. He also has post graduate teaching experience at Grant Medical College Mumbai. Dr Ghodgaonkar has participated in various scientific activities and conferences as faculty and organizer.

  • Chief Consultant Neurosurgeon at CHL Group of Hospitals Indore Nov 2012 till Present
  • Consultant Neurosurgeon at Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Mumbai/Indore INDIA May 2010 till Oct 2012.
  • Assistant Professor in Dept. of Neurosurgery, Grant Medical College and Sir J J Group of Hospitals, University of Mumbai INDIA Sept 2006 till May 2010
  • Registrar in Dept. of Neurosurgery Grant Medical College and Sir J.J Group of Hospitals Mumbai INDIA Aug 2003 till Sept 2006.
  • 8 International Publications
  • Reviewer of World Neurosurgery Journal (54 Reviewed Articles)
  • Sub Investigator for “The SAPPHIRE STUDY” Protocol: AP 12009 – G005. Efficacy and safety of AP 12009 in adult patients with recurrent or refractory anaplastic astrocytoma (WHO Grade III) as compared to standard treatment with Temozolomide or BCNU: A randomized, actively controlled, open label clinical phase III study.
  • Antisense Pharma Gmbh - Year 2010.


  • Life Membership in Neurological Society of India
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons USA (LIFE MEMBER)
  • North American Spine Society USA (LIFE MEMBER)
  • Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons (LIFE MEMBER)
  • Skull Base Surgery Society of India (Life Member)
  • Bombay Neurosciences Association (Life Member)

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