Dr Mani has spent almost her entire clinical career in teaching hospitals in India and abroad. She has maintained a keen academic and research interest in Neurology and Neurophysiology and has publications in national and international journals like Neurology, Neurology India and Seizure, and has also contributed chapters to international textbooks in Epilepsy.
Affiliation with Associations
Indian Academy of Neurology
Indian Epilepsy Association
American Academy of Neurology
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society.
Dr Jayanti had her entire medical training at the GS Medical College and KEM Hospitals in Mumbai. After completing the DM degree in Neurology, she worked as a lecturer in Neurology at the twin institutes for two years. During this period she was a visiting fellow at the Department of EEG & Clinical Neurophysiology, King's College London with Dr Colin Binnie and Dr Charles Polkey. She had a 5 year stint as an Assistant Professor in Neurology at the Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences Hyderabad .
Her interest in epilepsy then took her to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation where she completed a two year fellowship in Clinical Epilepsy and Neurophysiology during years 2003-2005. She trained with stalwarts in the field of adult and pediatric epilepsy like Dr Hans Luders and Dr Elaine Wyllie. She won awards for her research during this period.
After her return to Mumbai in 2005, Dr Jayanti had been working as a Consultant Neurologist & Epileptologist in Mumbai with attachments at Bombay Hospital and Research Centre and at Wockhardt Hospitals, Mulund. She set up the video EEG monitoring and Epilepsy Program at the Bombay Hospital in Mumbai. She has facilitated several surgeries for intractable epilepsy during this period.
Dr Jayanti is now in charge of the Epilepsy Program at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital . She is responsible for the medical management of all patients with seizures and epilepsy including selection of patients who will benefit from epilepsy surgery .
Dr Jayanti has spent almost her entire clinical career in teaching hospitals in India and abroad. She has maintained a keen academic & research interest in Neurology & Neurophysiology and has publications in national and international journals like Neurology, Neurology India & Seizure, and has also contributed chapters to international textbooks in Epilepsy.