The division offers a comprehensive range of services covering all aspects of neurosurgery.
Diagnosis and comprehensive management of brain and spine tumours of all types and in all locations including skull base tumours, CP angle tumours and intraventricular tumours. Minimal access procedures and endoscopic tumour biopsy and resection are also being performed.
Management of infants and children with a wide range of neurosurgical problems ranging from tumours, infections and congenital malformations like spina bifida and craniosynostosis.
Diagnosis and management of a wide range of spinal disorders at all levels from the craniovertebral junction to the sacrum,including degenerative diseases, trauma, tumours and infections.
Diagnosis and management of intracranial aneurysms and arterio-venous malformations.
Peripheral Nerve and Plexus surgery
Surgical management of peripheral nerve-sheath tumours and entrapment neuropathies like carpal tunnel syndrome. .
Diagnosis and management of tumours and other lesion involving the pituitary gland with disturbances of hormonal function, in association with the department of Endocrinology. Trans-nasal endoscopic surgery for pituitary surgery is being routinely performed.
Facilities and equipments
1. Carl Zeiss OPMI Penterooperating microscope with digital recording and documentation facilities
2. Karl Storz ventriculoscopeand trans-nasal endoscopy system
3. Midas Legend high speed pneumatic drill systems
4. CUSA ultrasonic surgical aspirator