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Perumal, Shankar, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.87 out of 5 | 93 reviews
Neurology | Epilepsy
Novant Health Neurology & Sleep - Midtown
(704) 384-9437
Ratings
4.87
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.88
Your confidence in this care provider
4.89
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.88
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.88
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.89
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.91
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.87
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.87
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.86
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 11 reviews
August 28, 2018
Dr. Perumal is the best neurologist I have ever been to!!!
-Patient in MATTHEWS, NC

August 24, 2018
Dr. Perumal stayed with me as long as he felt necessary and took the time to answer every question that i had.
-Patient in MARSHVILLE, NC

June 27, 2018
Could not be happier with the care I received...my condition, not so much.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

May 28, 2018
very good experience.
-Patient in INDIAN LAND, SC

April 26, 2018
Doctor has been a good physician so far, we work well with him. Very attentive to questions or concerns about medications. I feel confident his treatment plan mindful of her total health.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC



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Practice locations
Novant Health Neurology & Sleep - Midtown
(704) 384-9437


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Education
Medical School:
Upstate Medical Center 2005

Internship:
Albany Medical Center 2006

Residency:
Albany Medical Center 2009

Fellowship:
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2010

Board Certifications:
Neurology
Epilepsy


Learn More
Dr. Shankar Perumal has devoted his career to neurology and specifically to epilepsy. He enjoys understanding the unique causes of each patient’s seizures to help them find ways to control them. Dr. Perumal has plenty of opportunities to expand his knowledge of seizures in his role overseeing the epilepsy monitoring unit. While Dr. Perumal’s first priority is understanding his patient’s medical conditions, he also believes in helping patients understand those conditions as well. He believes patients need to be active participants in their health care. Dr. Perumal believes that informed patients are more likely to keep up with their treatment plans. When he is not at work, Dr. Perumal loves to travel and explore new places.

Special Interests: Epilepsy

Gender: Male




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Call for an appointment 704-384-9437

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Hours

Monday to Thursday8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday8 a.m. to noon