Dr. Meenal Garg


Dr Meenal Garg has completed her MBBS and MD from Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana. She then did her 2-year fellowship in Paediatric Neurology and Epilepsy from the prestigious B J Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai (attached to Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai). Dr Meenal is trained in the diagnosis and management of various neurological and developmental problems in children. She is also trained in paediatric electrophysiology studies such as EEG, NCV, EMG, BERA, VEP etc.

After finishing her fellowship, Dr Meenal has worked in various prominent paediatric and multi-speciality hospitals in Jaipur. She was also attached to eminent hospitals and clinics of paediatric Neurosurgery, Neuro-oncology, Rural clinics, Neuroradiology clinics, Epilepsy Surgery meetings and other interdisciplinary clinics.


  • Garg M, Goraya JS. Treatment of cyanotic breath-holding spells with oral theophylline in a 10-year-old boy. Journal of child neurology. 2015 Jun: 919-21.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni SD, Patil V, Sayed R, Hegde AU. Uncommon Disorders Masquerading as Acute Flaccid Paralysis in Children. Indian journal of pediatrics. 2016 Dec 21;84(4):315-21.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni SD, Sayed R. Starry-Sky Appearance in Neurotuberculosis. Pediatric neurology. 2016 Nov 1;64:101-2.
  • Garg M. Respiratory involvement in Guillain–Barre syndrome: The uncharted road to recovery. Journal of neurosciences in rural practice. 2017 Jul;8(03):325-6.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni S, Udwadia Hegde A. Herpes simplex encephalitis with thalamic, brainstem and cerebellar involvement. The neuroradiology journal. 2018 Apr;31(2):190-2.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni SD, Shah KN, Hegde AU. Diabetes mellitus as the presenting feature of Friedreich’s ataxia. Journal of neurosciences in rural practice. 2017 Aug;8(S 01):S117-9.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni SD, Hegde AU, Desai M, Sayed RJ. Giant axonal neuropathy: clinical, radiological, and genetic features. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology. 2018 Oct;21(4):304.
  • Garg M, Mittal J, Gupta P. Association of typhoid fever with anti-NMDAR encephalitis in a young child. Journal of neuroimmunology. 2018 Dec 27;328:76-7.
  • Garg M, Sharma SD, Hajela A, Gupta P. Hashimoto encephalopathy in children. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology. 2019 Jul;22(3):357.
  • Garg M, Bhargava S, Pooni PA, Das RR, Mishra NR. Follow-up assessment of pulmonary functions in mechanically ventilated children after discharge from pediatric intensive care unit: A developing country perspective. Indian Journal of Child Health. 2017 Dec 25;4(4):471-7.
  • Garg M, Ramzan M, Kumawat A, Mittal J, Katewa S, Gupta P. Severe factor X deficiency presenting as febrile seizure in an infant. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 2020 Aug 1;42(6):e511-2.
  • Garg M, Kulkarni SD, Sayed R, Hegde AU. CK syndrome: a rare cause of developmental delay in a young boy. Clinical Dysmorphology. 2021 Jun 3.

Presentations and Faculty

Dr Meenal has done many research presentations (paper and poster) at national and international conferences, including the prestigious International Child Neurology Conference and AIIMS, New Delhi.

She has served as faculty at teaching programmes, CMEs and conferences, including the Rajasthan State conference of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics and West-zone Neonatology Conference. She is also active in online teaching programmes for doctors and information and teaching programmes for parents and the public


What Parents are Saying

Excellent Paediatric Neurologist, highly skilled and sharp in picking clinical clues. Warm personality. She is reliable and takes good care of her patients.

Best place to treat all, pediatric neurological disorders, Best doctor, neuro pediatrician, for child neurological problems

My relative`s son was suffering from epilepsy. We have consulted many pediatricians but problem persist. Now he is under the treatment of Dr Meenal Garg and his fits are controlled. Dr Meenal Garg is good and knowledgeable neurologist, she explained everything to us. She is very friendly to the children