This department deals with the diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord. Common conditions that require surgery include: Head Injury, Sudden loss of consciousness, dizziness, Spinal cord injuries and Back pain.
Specialty center for Glycerol Rhizotomy
Advanced center for complex Brain and Spine surgeries
Microscopic and minimally invasive neurosurgical procedures
Burr Hole Surgery
This is a surgical procedure to remove blood clots from the brain by carefully drilling a small hole into the skull, with the help of specialized surgical instruments.
This procedure is used to treat Trigeminal Neuralgia, a painful condition involving a loss of insulation around one of the cranial nerves(Trigeminal nerve).
Minimally invasive spine surgery(MISS) are a group of surgeries done to correct disorders of the spinal cord like disc bulge, prolapse or narrowing of the spinal canal due to old age.
Endoscopic Brain Surgery
The entire procedure is performed by inserting specialized instruments through the nose, without incisions to the face or skull. The brain is not disturbed and the surrounding nerves and blood vessels are uneffected. Hence the recovery is quicker.
Dr Kodeeswaran Marappan
SENIOR CONSULTANT NEUROSURGEON
M.B.B.S., M.R.C.S.(I), M. CH. (NEUROSURGERY)