K. Ravishankar, MD
Specialist in Headache Medicine
The Headache and Migraine Clinic, Jaslok and Lilavati Hospitals; Mumbai, India
Dr. Ravishankar is consultant-in-charge of the headache and migraine clinics at Jaslok and Lilavati hospitals in Mumbai, India. He was formally trained in headache medicine at the Houston Headache Clinic and the London Migraine Clinic.
He served on the board of trustees of the International Headache Society (IHS) from 2008-2011. Dr. Ravishankar was the recipient of an IHS Special Recognition Award in 2013 and has been honored with lifetime membership of the IHS. He was recently honored with a 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award by the Headache Cooperative of New England. He is a past president of the Asian Regional Consortium for Headache.
Dr. Ravishankar is a member of the American Headache Society. He is on the editorial board of Headache Currents and is a reviewer for Cephalalgia and Headache. He is co-editor of the book Modern Day Management of Headache. The author of more than 87 scientific articles and contributor to 12 book chapters, Dr. Ravishankar is also a regular international speaker on the topic of migraine and headache.