Supriya Thirunarayanan, M.D.

Specialities:

Neurology and Neurophysiology

Background / Education:

  • Medical school: Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, India.
  • Internship: Madras Medical College, Chennai, India.
  • Internship: University of Texas Medical Branch at Austin,TX
  • Neurology Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • Neurophysiology fellowship: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Certifications:

  • Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
  • Recertified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Office Locations Dr. Thiru Sees Patients:

Hospitals:

Memberships:

  • American Association of Neurology
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association

Accolades:

  • D magazine- Best doctors in Collin County- 2012
  • D magazine- Best doctors in Dallas- 2012.
  • D magazine- Best doctors in Collin County- 2013.
  • Texas Monthly magazine- Super Doctors- Texas Rising Star- 2013.
  • Texas Monthly magazine- Super Doctors- Texas Rising Star- 2014.
  • Texas Monthly magazine- Super Doctors- Texas Rising Star- 2015.
  • Texas Monthly Magazine- Super Doctors 2016

Research:

University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Research Coordinator, 11/2006 – 10/2008

  • Symptomatic intracranial atherosclerosis in patients treated with medical therapy and angioplasty/stenting.

Stanford Stroke Center/Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Research Assistant, 8/2004 – 4/2005

  • Study involved assessing the inter-rater variability regarding prognostication among different health care providers and the appropriateness of continued maximal medical support in critically ill neurologic patients.

Veteran Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA
Research Assistant, 8/2004 – 4/2005

  • Research involved various drug trials on patients with myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia.

Dr. Thirunarayanan, also called Dr. Thiru, joined TIND in 2014. Before Dr. Thiru came to TIND, she had been practicing in the Plano area for several years. She has particular interest in Neurophysiology and diagnosing neuromuscular diseases. In addition, she has a keen interest in neurophysiological studies (including EMG and NCV as well as EEGs), and headaches. She is currently in the process of developing the Headache Clinic at TIND Plano, and has advanced the use of Botox for chronic migraines. Not only will she be establishing a Headache Clinic at the Plano office, but Dr. Thiru is also going to bring newer procedures like Spasticity treatment with Botox and Intrathecal Baclofen to Plano and surrounding communities. She enjoys the close interaction she has with her patients on a one on one basis.

She lives with her husband Bharath and 2 kids in Plano. In her free time, she likes to get together with friends. She also enjoys music, dance and traveling.