Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Dr Arani Nitkunan

Consultant Neurologist


Secretary telephone: 020 8401 3973

Secretary email:


Professional profile

Dr Arani Nitkunan studied at Newnham College, Cambridge and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London. After completing her MRCP
and general medical training, she was awarded a PhD for stroke research at St George’s Hospital, London in 2007. Her research has
been published in multiple journals and has been presented at national and international conferences. Dr Nitkunan runs general neurology clinics at Croydon University
Hospital and a specialist neuro-ophthalmology clinic at St George’s. She is part of the team
managing patients on the Hyperacute Stroke Unit at St George’s and has inpatients at the regional neuroscience centre, Atkinson Morley Wing, St George’s Hospital.
She continues to publish and present on her two sub-specialist areas - stroke and neuroophthalmology.
One of her key interests outside the hospital is trying to develop stroke services in Jaffna, Sri Lanka.

Internal posts held: Member of Regional Neurology Clinical Governance Group

            Arani Nitkunan


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