Neuro Sciences

The brain, the spinal cord and the nerves, together control the functioning of the body. When something goes wrong with any part of the nervous system, you can have trouble moving, speaking, swallowing, breathing or learning. You can also have problems with your memory, senses or mood. The Department of Neuro Sciences provide comprehensive care for such neurological disorders including:

  • Brain damage
  • Brain dysfunction
  • Spinal cord disorders
  • Peripheral nervous system disorders
  • Cranial nerve disorders
  • Autonomic nervous system disorders
  • Seizure disorders such as epilepsy
  • Movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease
  • Sleep disorders
  • Headaches, including migraine
  • Lower back and neck pain
  • Delirium and dementia e.g. Alzheimer's disease
  • Dizziness and vertigo
  • Stupor and coma
  • Head injury
  • Stroke (cerebrovascular attack)
  • Tumors of the nervous system such as cancer
  • Multiple sclerosis and other demyelinating diseases
  • Infections of the brain or spinal cord
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)

With the support of the latest technology, our neuro surgery team deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders that affect the entire nervous system such as

  • Brain Tumours (benign and malignant) (Paediatric and Adult)
    • Surgery for Aneurysms & AVM’s
    • Keyhole surgery for pituitary Tumour & Hydrocephalus
    • Surgery for Brain Haemorrhage & Stroke.
    • Surgery for Spinal Cord Anomalies & Tumours
    • Surgery for Cervical & Lumbar spondylitic disease
    • Acute Neurosurgical Management for Head & Spine Injuries.
    • Endoscopic Neuro Surgery
    • Micro Neuro Surgery.
  • Spinal cord tumours (benign and malignant)
  • Stroke surgery
  • Spine fracture fixation
  • Micro neurosurgical procedures for vascular mal-formations and aneurysms
  • Neuro Trauma Care

Stroke & Neuro ICU

  • Special clinics for Headache , Epilepsy, stroke & Parkinsonism
  • Well equipped Paediatric ICU with Paediatric ventilator for Paediatric epilepsies including status epilepticus
  • Specialised treatment for Guillaine Barre Syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis and other demyelinating illnesses
  • Sprial CT Scan & EEG Facilities
For appointments dial 0484 2807101 to 2807109
Emergency Helpline: 0484 2806066

Team of Doctors

  • P.N.Dinesh Kamath , MD (Gen. Med.) DM(Neuro)
    Consultant Neurophysician
  • C.I.Johnson , MS(Gen. Surgery), MCh(Neuro)
    Consultant Neuro Surgeon