Neuro Sciences

The Institute of Neuro Sciences at MIMS is a Centre of Excellence that focuses on providing comprehensive brain, spine and nerve care. One of the few such facilities in the state, the CoE is staffed with experts in neurology, neuroradiology, neuropsychology, neuro oncology and neuro rehabilitation as well as surgeons who specialize in neuro and spine surgery.

The CoE provides care for all kinds of disorders neurological disorders ranging from headaches and epilepsy to multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. The institute is designed to function as an independent hospital, equipped with in-patient and outpatient wings as well as a fully fledged day care centre, neuro ICUs, state of the art neurosurgery suits, interventional neuroradiology suites and advanced imaging facilities. Another feature of the centre is a fully-fledged 24-hour-division that is prepared, infrastructure-wise and personnel-wise, to handle all sorts of neurological and neurosurgery emergencies, including neurotrauma and stroke management.

The team of doctors and surgeons at the CoE are not only highly qualified and experienced, but are also dedicated to adopting a multi-disciplinary and evidence-based approach to treating patients. The team of experts is ably backed up by a well-trained group of nurses, technicians and rehabilitation therapists.

The technology used at the CoE is among the most advanced of its kind in the country. It remains one of the few such facilities to boast of state of the at technology like OR1 Karlstroz fusion digital integrated neurosurgical suites with autopilot anesthesia, Flat Panel Biplane Vascular Hybrid Cath Lab and CLARITY Cathlab, IntelliSpace Critical Care and Anaesthesia and a fourth generation PET-CT Scan with Time Of Flight Technology.

Our Specialities

Through our 25+ specialities, we provide in-depth expertise in the spectrum of advance medical and surgical interventions. Our specialties are integrated to provide a seamless experience.

Facilities

Well equipped with the latest medical equipment, modern technology & infrastructure, Aster Hospital is one of the best hospitals in India.

World Class Technology

Outpatient (6 days in a week), Inpatient, follow-up clinic 24 hours emergency services Neurocritical care Comprehensive Neuro rehabilitation services Cerebral angiography Electroencephalogram (EEG) Nerve conduction studies (NCS) Electromyography (EMG) Evoked potential (VDP, SSEP, BERA) Nerve and muscle biopsies Polysomnography Video EEG monitoring

Advanced Operating Microscope

Advanced Operating Microscope with integrated angiogram and tumour fluorescence allows for advanced real-time angiographic and tumour imaging, enabling accurate tracing and removal of tumours even during the most complex and difficult surgical interventions.

Neuronavigation

Neuronavigation systems facilitate image-guided neurosurgery ensuring accurate resection of brain tumours or biopsies of brain lesions and detailed brain surgery. Basic principles of navigated surgery are to see the tip of a pointer in an image space.

ICP Monitoring

Continuous assessment of Intracranial Pressure is necessary to evaluate the efficacy of therapeutic measures and for evaluating the evolution of brain injury. This is being carried out using ICP monitoring system, ensuring an optimal level of Cerebral Perfusion Pressure.

Neuro ICU

The Neuro ICU at the department combines the service of ICU staff with advanced critical care training together with technological expertise. It facilitates round-the-clock close monitoring and personalised care for the patients.

Bi-Plane Cathlab

First time in Asia - Emergency department integrated with hybrid biplane Cath lab dedicated to Stroke & Bleeding in the Brain. Globally most advanced Philips biplane cath lab - Azurion 7 B20/15. Most advanced technologies: Live 3-D road map navigation, Inbuilt Xper Dual & Cone beam CT, Whole brain & Limb Perfusion. DSA - MR - CT - PET - USG FUSION: For the most precise Image-guided Interventions. The Safest, Fastest & Most efficient emergency treatment pathway.

Dedicated Stroke & Emergency ICU in ED - First in Country  Daycare *Fibroid, Prostate, Genicular, Obesity, Diabetic foot, Varicose vein * treatment lounge.

Faqs

Want to find out more about the treatment? The answer to your questions can be found below.

When to consult a Neurologist?

Neurologist opinion is required when the patient has signs and symptoms of disorders related to the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and muscles<

How to identify stroke?

Unexpected numbness or weakness in the face, arm, or leg, especially on one side of the body. sudden confusion, trouble speaking, or difficulty understanding speech. Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes. Sudden in trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance, or lack of coordination.

What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy is defined as having two or more unprovoked seizures.

What is the average age for dementia to begin?

The risk rises as age increases, especially after age 65. However, dementia is not a normal part of ageing, and dementia can occur in younger people. Family history. Having a family history of dementia puts you at greater risk of developing the condition.

What is a stroke?

Stroke is sudden onset weakness in one half of the body due to the blood supply to part of the brain is interrupted or reduced, preventing brain tissue from getting oxygen and nutrients.

What is Seizure?

A seizure is a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain. It can cause changes in your behaviour, movements, or feelings, and in levels of consciousness.

Is There a Cure for Parkinson's Disease?

There is currently no cure for Parkinson's disease, but treatments are available to help relieve the symptoms and maintain your quality of life.

Why choose Aster MIMS for Neurosurgery?

Aster MIMS offers highly qualified and dedicated neurosurgeons. Our facility put forward advanced guidance and the latest technology, as well as a warm, family-like atmosphere, we are well known for the quality of care we provide.

Aster Mims neurosurgeon Dr. Jacob P. Alappat is nationally recognised as well. Our certified doctors and nurses monitor the progress of our patients round the clock.

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