The neurosurgeries performed by the best neurosurgeons in the department of neuro hospital belong to two types namely, the routine surgeries of the brain and spine to handle the general neurological disorders in adults or children and the emergency neurotrauma surgeries for critical care patients involved in accidents or other mishaps. Our surgeons have proven time and again their expertise and skill in handling trauma management.
Apart from the daily outpatient services, Neurosurgery operation theatre with state of the art facilities the department of neuro hospital in Kochi also provides round the clock services of an excellent neuro intensive care unit and a well-equipped accident and emergency section working round the clock for providing critical health care. The department began functioning in January 1997. These are the allied departments/services:
The best neurosurgeons performs the following functions;
• Outpatient and inpatient surgical care
• Emergency surgical care
Neurocritical care is the intensive care management of patients with life-threatening neurological and neurosurgical illnesses such as massive stroke, bleeding in or around the brain. This is a specialized form of care different from the normal ICUs because such care provides the interface between the brain and other organ systems in the setting of critical illness. Timely and appropriate response to neurocritical events is the hallmark of such care and can significantly alter the patient’s outcome.
Our neurosurgical ICUs provide specialized patient centric care using modern instruments managed by an experienced team to handle such delicate care. Our multidisciplinary physicians, surgeons, anesthetists, specially trained nurses and support teams are available round the clock to provide one-to-one care and manage the unique needs of such critically ill patients. Paediatric patients are cared for in a separate ICU equipped with paediatric ventilators for epilepsies including status epilepticus.
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The facilities available in the department include:
• State-of-the-art operation theatres for intricate neurosurgical procedures.
• Well equipped Neurosurgical intensive care unit with specially trained nurses providing 1:1 patient care.
Dr. T.K. Jayarajan, MRCS (UK), DNB (Neurosurgery), FIPM
Consultant Neuro Surgeon