Mysore - Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at Columbia Asia Hospital – Mysore has a team of highly qualified and experienced Neurosurgeons specializing in various types of neurosurgery for comprehensive management of diseases and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. The department aims at excellence in neurosurgical care through practice of evidence based medicine and treatment according to international protocols.
The consultants in the department have the expertise in various aspects of modern neurosurgery including trauma care, cerebrovascular surgery, interventional neuroradiology, endoscopic neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurosurgery. Comprehensive neuro-trauma services are available round the clock to provide emergency care for patients needing surgical and ICU management of head and spinal injuries.
Multiple minimally invasive procedures including artificial disc replacement, correction of kyphosis and ccoliosis, removal of spinal cord and brain tumors, pituitary surgery and surgery for infections are also done.
Skull base surgeries are done as a multi-specialty surgical exercise which requires a team approach and is offered for surgical excision of skull base tumors, Cranio Facial Resection and CSF (Cerebrospinal fluid) leak repair.
Treatments and Procedures
- Cerebrovascular surgery for Carotid Endarterectomy, Cerebral Aneurysms and Arterio venous malformation (AVM)
- Skull Base Surgery
- Pediatric neurosurgeries like shunt surgery and surgery for spinal dysraphism
- Trauma surgeries
- Laparoscopic surgeries or endoscopic surgeries
- Pituitary surgery