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Chindhuri Selvadurai, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
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UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8031
Phone: 860-679-4888


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Dr. Selvadurai is a board-certified neurologist specializing in movement disorders. Her clinical interests include Essential Tremor, Parkinson's Disease, and botulinum toxin (Botox) for movement disorders. She is also involved in medical education of students and residents. A Connecticut native, she is a proud graduate of UConn School of Medicine and is thrilled to return to the institution where she began her career in medicine. 


B.A.Wellesley CollegeNeuroscience
M.D.UConn School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipYale New Haven HospitalMedicine
ResidencyYale New Haven HospitalNeurology (Clinical Chief Resident)
FellowshipYale New Haven HospitalMovement Disorders

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Certificate in Neurology EducationYale School of Medicine
Sylvia Parkinson Scholarship for Service, Leadership and Academic Excellence
Community Service Award, Student and Faculty NominatedUConn School of Medicine
Schwartz Grand Rounds Presentation, Faculty SelectionUConn School of Medicine
Bambi Bailey Scholarship
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Grant in Neuroscience
Harvard-Radcliffe Book Award
  • Tremor Disorders
  • Facial Spasms
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Atypical and Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
  • Botulinum Toxin (BOTOX) Therapy
  • Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Tics and Tourette Syndrome
  • Dystonia
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Wilson's Disease
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Movement Disorders SocietyMemberNational2015
American Academy of NeurologyMemberNational2008

Journal Articles

Case Reports

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
A Case Series: Acute ACA Stroke Presenting with Dystonia and Spasticity. Poster at AAN virtual session. April 2020. (Yu A, Selvadurai C, Amin H.)PosterAAN - Virtual Session2020
Isolated Unilateral Tensor Veli Palatini Myoclonus Causing Objective Tinnitus without palatal elevation. (Selvadurai C, Schaefer S.)PosterMDS International Congress2019Nice, France
Sex Differences in Coagulation after Stroke: Factor XI Levels Drop After Acute Ischemic Stroke. (Selvadurai C, Wang Y, Roy-O’Reilly M, Grady JJ and McCullough LD)PosterISC2016
Sex differences in Stroke and Heart DiseasePosterUConn Annual Student Presentation2015
Effect of Physician Prompts on Preventive Healthcare, University of Connecticut Medical School and The Hospital of Central Connecticut. June 2015. Annual CQI symposium poster presentationPosterUConn Med School and The Hospital of Central CT Annual CQI Symposium2015