Prahlad Kumar Sethi
AwardsPadma Shri
Vishisht Seva Medal

Prahlad Kumar Sethi is an Indian physician, medical writer and the chairman of the department of Neurology at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.[1] He is the founder of Brain Care Foundation, a Delhi-based Trust engaged in the spreading community awareness about brain diseases by dissemination of information.[2] and the author of several publications[3] on neurology and other medical topics,[4] including Medical Second Opinion, a patient’s perspective on how, when and why a second opinion is necessary in medical matters. He is a recipient of the Vishisht Seva Medal for his services to the Indian Armed Forces.[5] The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2002.[6]


  1. ^ "Dr. P. K. Sethi : - President". Brain Care Foundation. 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Our Mission". Brain Care Foundation. 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  3. ^ "Publications authored by Prahlad K Sethi". Pubfacts. 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Publications". New York University. 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  5. ^ Prahlad K. Sethi (2015). Medical Second Opinion (PDF). Sterling Publishers. p. 101. ISBN 978-81-207-9653-9.
  6. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved 21 July 2015.