Pediatric Neurologist in Hyderabad - Dr. Habib Khan Gulab Khan Pathan

MBBS, MD (pediatrics), Fellowship in Pediatric Neurology
Senior Consultant Pediatric Neurologist

Dr. Habib G Pathan is a renowned pediatric neurologist in Hyderabad with more than 16 years of experience in pediatric neurology. He treats all types of neurological disorders, syndromes and defects in children including headaches, migraines, epilepsy, febrile seizures, strokes, learning disabilities such as dyslexia, dysgraphia, muscle disorders such as hypotonia, dystonia, dyskinesia, myopathies, and muscular dystrophies; developmental delays, learning and attentional difficulties such as ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome; Angelman syndrome, movement disorders & physical disabilities such as cerebral palsy; neurodevelopmental disorder, encephalitis, meningitis, insomnia; fatigue; sleep disorders; congenital brain and spinal cord disorders.

 Being a fellowship trained child neurologist, Dr. Khan diligently handles a wide range of neurological conditions, even the most challenging and intricate ones. He handles all the neurological issues of children with a diligent approach involving keen observation, evaluation of symptoms, physical examination and makes a profound diagnosis and comes out with an apt treatment plan. Owing to his extensive experience, skills and expertise in diagnosing and treating all types of neurological disorders in children, he is the most sought-after child neurologist in Hyderabad.

 Dr. Habib G Pathan is currently working as a Senior Consultant Pediatric Neurologist at Dr. Habib’s Foster CDC. He completed fellowship in pediatric neurology from SAT Hospital, GMC, Trivandrum – which is one of the best pediatric neurology centres in India. Dr. Pathan underwent training under the guidance of Dr. PAM Kunju Sir – the father of pediatric neurology in South India. Dr. Habib is a dedicated trainer, excellent academician and an experienced clinician with hands-on training, skills and expertise in all aspects of pediatric neurology. He is one among a few pediatric neurologists in Hyderabad who deals independently with difficult cases of pediatric neurology including complex and rare neurological disorders.

 Dr. Habib G Pathan has worked in some of the best multispecialty hospitals, medical colleges and neuro care centres in different capacities in India and abroad. From April 2006 to 2010, he worked as a Consultant Pediatrician at Armed Forces Hospital, Najran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for four years. Dr. Habib worked as a Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at Mallareddy Medical College and Shadan Institute of Medical Sciences, respectively. Furthermore, he worked as Consultant Pediatric Neurologist at Paramitha Children’s Hospital, LB Nagar, Hyderabad and Visiting Consultant Pediatric neurologist to Candy Children’s Hospital and Krishna Children’s Hospital, Hyderabad.


  • Role of Amantadine in refractory Absence Epilepsy Published in Pediatric Neurosciences 2018
  • Quality of life in children with Sickle Cell Haemoglobinopathy Published in Indian Journal of Pediatrics, September2005.
  • Enhancing survival of young infants to improve Infant Mortality Rate MRIMS Journal of Health sciences, April2016.
  • Profile of HIV positive patients with mucocutaneous lesions International Journal of Scientific Research, July 2015.
  • Dermatological Lesions in HIV Positive Patients Unique Journal of Medical and Dental Sciences, March 2015


  • Member of ICNA
  • Member of Indian Epilepsy Society