Neurosciences

Services Offered

Overview

The Division of Neurosciences offers world-class full consultative service for the evaluation of patients with disorders of the brain and nervous system disease.

Department of Neurosciences is into cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia, epilepsy, Parkinsonism, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

The department has 3 subdivisions of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Neuroradiology to offer complete gamut of patient Care services.

The center ensures that patients are in the best of hands from the moment they enter acute care through their rehabilitation, education and ongoing care.

Neurology

We have advanced facilities for diagnosis and treatment of all types of neurological diseases. Some of the advanced diagnostic facilities include color Doppler Echo, TEE ultrasound, subtraction digital angiography, CT scan guided biopsies, stereo tactic biopsy, EEG recording ENMG, endoscopy procedures in Neurosurgery, aneurysm surgeries, carotid endarterectomy, interventional radiology procedures (embolization & stenting) backed by up by 24 hrs anesthesia & cardiology services.

Neurosurgery

The Department of Neurosurgery is committed to treating neurological disorders through highly skilled, compassionate care provided by a team of experienced neurosurgeons with a record of outstanding outcomes in the surgical treatment of cranial, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders.

We make the most advanced surgical equipment and techniques accessible to our patients within our operating rooms, neuroradiology therapies and intensive care units.

Conditions / Diseases

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformatio
  • Brain and Spinal cord Infections
  • Brain Tumors
  • Spinal Degeneration
  • Head Trauma
  • Spinal Injury
  • Trigemal Neuralgia

World-class Facilities

The department has dedicated ultra modern, modular operation theatres that are well equipped with cutting edge technology to carry out all types of surgical procedures. The Neuro Operation theatres have the latest in neuro-operative facilities with high-end microscope.

The operation theaters are also equipped with laminar flow systems that eliminates the chances of infection, advanced ventilators and continuous hemodynamic monitoring facilities.

Neuro Intensive Critical Care Unit (NeuroICU)

It is state-of-the-art 10-bed unit offering the most advanced monitoring and treatment for patients with brain injuries and neurological diseases. It is the only unit of its kind in the area staffed by full-time neurological and critical care specialists. NeuroICU, a multidisciplinary team of specially trained physicians, nurses, therapists, and other professionals provides balanced, attentive care in a unique environment. They assess a patient's vital functions, speech, and eye responses every hour--or more frequently, if necessary.

With responsive, personalized care, patients in the NeuroICU can recuperate and regain the strength they need to move on to the next phase of their recovery.

Besides brain tumors, our neuro-intensive care specialists have expertise in the management of:

  • Brain and spinal cord injuries
  • Nerve and muscle problems that affect breathing, such as myasthenia gravis and Guillan-Barré syndrome
  • Brain infections, such as encephalitis and meningitis
  • Persistent seizures
  • Brain swelling
  • Stroke
  • A range of other disorders

Specialized Services

The Department of Neurosurgery is committed to treating neurological disorders through highly skilled, compassionate care provided by a team of experienced neurosurgeons with a record of outstanding outcomes in the surgical treatment of cranial, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders. We make the most advanced surgical equipment and techniques accessible to our patients within our operating rooms, neuroradiology therapies and intensive care units.

Spine Center

The Spine Center of the Purnas Remedy Hospitals is a subset of the Department of Neurosurgery, and specializes in providing expert care to spinal surgery patients. Our Surgeons perform a number of minimally invasive spinal procedures to maximize patient comfort while delivering leading-edge treatments.

Spinal Procedures
Spinal Procedures – Disc and/or Spondylosis (cervical-thoracic and lumbo-sacral)

  • Cervical – discectomy/decompression
  • Instrumentation/fusion

Tumours of Spinal Cord and Spinal Column
Spasticity/Pain

  • Pump implantation
  • Rhizotomy
  • Stimulation

Spinal Procedures – Vertebral Reconstruction

Vertebroplasty/kyphoplasty

OUR TEAM

The outstanding physician-scientists on the faculty of the Purnas Remedy Hospitals of Neurosurgery uphold the highest standards of academic excellence through treatment, teaching and research.

Diagnostic, consultative and therapeutic services are offered to address all neurosurgical problems.

Dr. V Kiran Kumar
MS, MCH
Consultant Neurosurgeon