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Karpagam Hospital is one of the top neurosurgery hospital in coimbatore

About Neurosurgery Department

The Department of Neurosurgery at Karpagam Hospital offers the latest in neurosurgical care for lifesaving, technically demanding procedures that help adults and children with complex and serious conditions including cerebral aneurysms and brain and spinal vascular malformations. Neurosurgeons are renowned for performing more than 1,000 surgeries every year. We understand that successful treatment starts with an accurate diagnosis. The experts in the department take time to get it right. The patient undergoes several tests to enable doctors to identify the root cause of the patient’s illness and symptoms. They take the support of radiologists who use innovative and advanced imaging technologies to provide patients with accurate diagnoses and treatment plans.

Procedures/Conditions Treated:

Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • Micro Vascular Decompression

Head Injury Management

  • Surgery for Extradural Haematoma
  • Surgery for Subdural Haematoma
  • Surgery for Intracerebral Haematoma
  • Decompression for Severe Head Injury
  • State-of-the-art Ventilatory Management
  • State –of-the-art Intra Cranial Pressure Management
  • Cranioplasty for Skull Defect
  • Craniofacial Reconstruction for Fractures
  • Surgery for CSF Fistulas

Brain Tumour Surgery

  • Meningioma
  • Adenoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Schwannoma
  • Papilloma
  • Colloid cyst
  • Intraventricular tumors
  • Metastatic brain tumors
  • Brain abscess

Cervical Spondylosis

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy (ACD)
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy with Fusion (ACDF)
  • Corpectomy and Cage Implantation
  • Artificial Dynamic Disc Implantation
  • Cervical Laminoplasty

Paediatric Neurosurgery

  • Surgery for Hydrocephalus
  • Surgery for Craniostenosis
  • Surgery for Meningocele/Meningomyelocele
  • Surgery for Tethered Cord Syndrome

Vascular Surgery / Coiling

  • Surgery / Coiling for Aneurysm
  • Surgery / Coiling for AV Malformation
  • Surgery for Cavernoma
  • Coiling / Occlusion for Carotico Cavernous Fistula

Spinal Cord Tumor

  • Surgery for Neurofibroma
  • Surgery for Meningioma
  • Surgery for Ependymoma
  • Surgery for Lipoma

Spinal Fractures

  • Occipito Cervical Fusion
  • Cervical Corpectomy and Stabilization
  • Cervical Lateral Mass Fixation
  • Cervical / Lumbar Pedicle Screw Stabilization
  • Trans Thoracic Spinal Stabilization

Thoracic Spine Diseases

  • Trans Thoracic Spinal Approach
  • Surgery for TB Spine
  • Surgery for Thoracic Disc Prolapse

Lumbar Spondylosis

  • Microlumbar Discectomy
  • Laminoplasty for Canal Stenosis
  • Foraminotomy
  • Surgery for Spondylolisthesis

Endoscopic Brain Surgery

  • Pituitary tumors
  • Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV)

Navigated Neuro Spinal

  • Cranial and spinal surgery

Surgeries Performed

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy& Fusion
  • Cerebral Aneurysm Surgery and Interventional Radiology Coiling
  • Meningioma, Acoustic Tumors, Brain Tumors
  • Microlumbar Discectomy for Symptomatic Lumbar Disc Problem
  • Percutaneous Trigeminal Balloon Compression
  • Pituitary Tumors, Shunt Operation, Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Cord Injury Decompression Instrumentation Procedure