Dept. Of Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery

 

Key procedures (IPD)

  • Traumatic brain & spine injuries

  • Brain hemorrhage

  • Brain & spine tumors and infections

  • Cerebrovascular disorders like aneurysm, arteriovenous malformations (AVM), vascular malformations, ischemic disorders, and stroke

  • Epilepsy

  • Nerve disorders like nerve injury & tumors, and entrapment syndromes

  • Spine and peripheral nerve disorders

  • Pain

  • Congenital disorders like hydrocephalus and others.

  • Neuro Oncology Surgery

  • Paediatric Neurosurgery

  • Neuro Intensive Care & Neuro Anesthesia

Key Procedures (OPD)

  • Consultation & Appointments

  • Neuro Diagnostics

  • General Neurosurgery

  • Neuro Rehabilitation

Key Services

  • Surgery for all head and spinal injuries, intracranial haemorrhage (subdural, extradural and intracerebral haematoma), congenital cranial and spinal malformations, epilepsy, brain and spine infections, etc.

  • Clipping of cerebral aneurysm, the rupture of which causes subarachnoid hemorrhage

  • Surgery for cranio-vertebral junction pathology

  • Microvascular decompression of trigeminal neuralgia

  • Repair of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak

  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunt for hydrocephalus, cysto-peritoneal, theco-peritoneal, and thaco-plural shunt.

  • Intracranial pressure monitoring for benign intracranial hypertension

  • Cranioplasty for skull deformity

  • Microdiscectomy, laminectomy, laminoplasty, and foraminotomy for lower back pain and radiating pain in lower limbs

  • Lumbar interbody fusion with pedicle screw fixation for lower back pain and instability of lumbar spine (spondylolisthesis)

  • Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion for neck pain and radiating pain in the upper limbs, myelopathy, or radiaculopathy

  • Cervical corpectomy and fusion for infection or fracture in the cervical spine

  • Lateral mass screw fixation for cervical spine instability

  • Percutaneous vertebroplasty / Kyphoplasty

  • Carpel tunnel and ulnar nerve decompression for hand and finger pain

  • Nerve and muscle biopsy

  • CSF Resistance outflow study for normal pressure hydrocephalus to determine if the patient will be benefited from CSF shunt treatment.

Key Equipment & Infrastructure

  • State-of-the-art purpose built operation theater

  • High magnification operating microscope for microsurgeries, as well as special microsurgical instruments

  • Endoscopes for minimally invasive and endoscopic surgeries

  • Highly skilled neurosurgeons and medical team

  • Sophisticated Anaesthetic Techniques

In-House Investigations

  • X-Rays

  • CT Scan and CT Angiogram (CTA)(64 Slice CT)

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI ) & Magnetic Resonance Angiogram (MRA) (1.5 Tesla)

  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)

  • Electromyography (EMG) & Nerve Conduction Study (NCS)

  • Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap)

  • Muscle Biopsy & Histopathology Service