Dr Arun Chandran

About Arun Chandran

Dr Arun Chandran qualified in medicine from The Tamilnadu DR MGR Medical University in India in 2002 and completed further training at The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (MRCS) in 2009 and The Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) in 2012. 

He is now a Consultant Interventional and Diagnostic Neuroradiologist at The Walton Centre, Honorary Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Liverpool. 

His expertise is in minimally invasive treatment of vascular diseases brain and spine in both adult and children, and he has a keen interest in developing service involving minimal invasive treatment of vascular diseases. 

Dr Chandran has been a principal investigator for newer devices used in treatment of brain aneurysm to improve safety and efficacy of endovascular treatment. He has established practice in venous sinus stenting as a treatment option for Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension in adults, and endovascular treatment of brain arteriovenous malformation of brain as credible alternative to open surgery and stereotactic radiosurgery in selected cases in adult and children. 





Clinical/research interests

Adult and paediatric brain vascular disease 

Spine vascular disease 

Membership of professional regional and national bodies

General Medical Council (GMC) 

TamilNadu Medical Council(TNMC), India 

The Royal College of Radiologist (RCR) 

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG)  

British Society of Neuroradiologists (BSNR)  

United Kingdom Neurovascular Group (UKNG)  

Related Services


The Walton Centre offers the most comprehensive neuroradiology service in the UK

Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology (IR) refers to minimally invasive, image-guided medical treatments. 

Page last updated: 18 July 2021