Neurology / Neurosurgery

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Neurology / Neurosurgery

The Department of Neurology/Neurosurgery

Neurology
Neurology is the medical specialty which focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the brain and nervous system. A physician who practices neurology is called a neurologist. Treatment of diseases like,

Speciality :

  • Headache
  • Epilepsy 
  • Stroke
  • Neuropathy
  • Myopathy
  • Backache
  • Vertigo
  • Meningitis
  • Parkinson's & Movement disorder
  • Dementia

Investigations :

  • Nerve Conduction study (NCS) & Electromyography(EMG)
  • Visual Evoked Potential(VEP)
  • Brainstem auditory Eevked Response (BAER)
  • Facial Nerve Study (Blink Reflex)
  • Electroence phalography (EEG) & Vidio Electroencephalography (Vidio EEG)
  • 64 slice CT scan Head
  • Neuro - pathology
  • Neuro - biochemistry lab


Facialities :
1 neurology OPD

  • Special headache clinic(1st Mnday)
  • Special epilepsy clinic(2nd Monday)
  • Special Parkinson's & movement disorder clinic (3rd Monday)
  • Special dementia clinic (4th Monday)
2 Neurology IPD
3 Neuro - ICU
4 Botulism Toxin (Botox) - Treatment
5 Stroke Thrombolysis
6 Plasmapheresis
7 Neuro-Physiotherapy


Botox Therapy :

  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Bleharospasm
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Spasticity
  • Migraine
  • Writer's Cramp
  • Cerrbral Palsy

Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery is a specialty of surgery that involves surgical treatment of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and the peripheral nerves. With the advent of microsurgery techniques and ultra modern technology neurosurgery has grown from making burr holes in the skull for mere life saving in the olden days to the most complex surgical procedures involving the brain, spinal cord and the nerves.