The Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center at Aster Hospitals Bengaluru aims at facilitating and expanding epilepsy care with a comprehensive care approach backed by sound academic and technological foundations.

 

Why Choose Aster Hospitals, for Comprehensive Epilepsy Care?

We have a specialized program for the assessment, medical and surgical treatment of epilepsy in both children and adults. Our comprehensive pre-surgical evaluation is available for patients whose seizures cannot be managed fully with anti-epileptic medications. We boast of a certified epileptologist trained in both adult and pediatric epilepsy, guiding a multi-disciplinary team to address the complex needs of adults and children with epilepsy.

Our team of dedicated healthcare specialists and support staff participate in the evaluation and treatment of our epilepsy patients who come here from across the country and around the world.

Epileptologists, pediatric and adult neurologists; neurosurgeons; neuroradiologists; nuclear medicine physicians; nurse specialists; pharmacists; physical, occupational, and speech therapists; dietitians; neuropsychologists; educational counselors and social workers; and a team of scientists and technologists all work together to provide personalized medical care to adults and children. Consult the Best Epilepsy Specialists in Bangalore at Aster Hospitals Bangalore.

Our Doctors

We have some of the best specialty doctors in neurosciences from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence-based treatment for epilepsy to ensure the best care for you.

Types of Epilepsy Surgeries

Patients suffering from repeated attacks of seizures, not getting controlled by medications may need surgery to reduce the frequency of seizure or to cut down on the dose and number of medications. In order to achieve cure from epilepsy it is important to identify the exact focus from where the seizure is originating from the brain, this, generally requires multitude of tests and careful assessment by experts. At Aster Hospitals, Bangalore we have the latest equipment’s in terms of EEG monitoring, 3 Tesla MRI, and facilities to perform video EEG, electrocorticography, stereotactic EEG, which greatly aides in decision making process and performing a successful surgery.

Resective Surgery
  • Lesionectomy
  • Selective amygdalohippocampectomy
  • Corticectomy
  • Lobectomy (e.g. temporal lobectomy)
  • Multilobar resection
Conditions treated
  • Mesial temporal sclerosis
  • Focal cortical dysplasia
  • Lesions like ganglioglioma, DNET
  • Congenital lesions causing seizures
Disconnective/Palliative Surgery
  • Hemispherectomy
  • Corpus Callosotomy
  • Multiple Subpial Transections