Dr. Santosh Kumar, MBBS, MD, MS - an AIIMSONIAN, has been the light of the house, and has motivated one and all to be sincere, honest, ethical and humble in life and profession. He served passionately in the rural centre of the AIIMS, but fate took him to the opposite pole – to one of the world’s best Rehabilitation department at University of Washington, USA. He has been an Associate Professor for the clinical teachings. Although physically in USA, his heart is here in India. He has contributed and gifted the high end technology of Electrodiagnostic and Rehabilitation Medicine here in India. He continues to deliver lectures and attend national conferences here in India.

He encouraged his wife, Dr Shashi Kumar, in the same field of Rehabilitation Medicine in the United States, where she has done good work to earn “Legion of Merit” decoration of the US Army.

Besides Rehabilitation and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, she is also an accomplished doctor of Medical Acupuncture there in the US, and has been a resource for other members of the team here in this Clinic.

He contributed to the implementation of Rehab Services suited to Indian environment, family and financial concerns at VIMHANS, New Delhi. His services could be made available through the digital media and video conferencing for the Rehabilitation / management of cases after Stroke paralysis through this clinic.