EDUCATION

Graduate Degree

  • Texas Tech University , 2002 , Lubbock , Texas

Medical School

  • Kilpauk Medical College , 1999 , Chennai , India

Internship

Pediatrics
  • Cook County Hospital , 2004 , Chicago , IL

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Cook County Hospital , 2005 , Chicago , IL

Residency

Neurology
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine , 2008 , Baltimore , MD

Fellowship

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital Havard Combined Pain Fellowship , 2009 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Pain Medicine

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Armstrong LB, Dinakar P, Mooney DP. Neurectomy for anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome in children. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Aug; 53(8):1547-1549. View abstract
  2. Dinakar P, Stillman AM. Pathogenesis of Pain. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2016 08; 23(3):201-208. View abstract
  3. Kurgansky KE, Rodriguez ST, Kralj MS, Mooney JJ, Dinakar P, d'Hemecourt PA, Hedequist DJ, Proctor MR, Berde CB. Epidural Steroid Injections for Radiculopathy and/or Back Pain in Children and Adolescents: A Retrospective Cohort Study With a Prospective Follow-Up. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2016 Jan-Feb; 41(1):86-92. View abstract
  4. Bairdain S, Dinakar P, Mooney DP. Anterior Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome in Children. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jul; 50(7):1177-9. View abstract
  5. Dinakar P, Höke A. Paraneoplastic fasciitis-panniculitis syndrome: a neurological point of view. Nat Clin Pract Neurol. 2009 Feb; 5(2):113-7. View abstract
  6. Hurst DL, Lajara-Nanson WA, Dinakar P, Schiffer RB. Retrospective review of modafinil use for cerebral palsy. J Child Neurol. 2004 Dec; 19(12):948-51. View abstract
  7. Dinakar P, Mistry VV. Growth and viability of Bifidobacterium bifidum in cheddar cheese. J Dairy Sci. 1994 Oct; 77(10):2854-64. View abstract