The Neuro surgery & Spine department at Aster MIMS provides extensive treatment & care for all ailments related to the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system. Some of the neurological treatments offered are for stroke, brain tumors, and head injuries as well as spinal treatments for spinal tumors, disc herniation, cervical/ lumbar spondylosis, sciatica, and congenital spinal deformities.
As an expertly skilled neuro-spine team in Calicut, it consists of experienced neuro and spine surgeons who work in collaboration with specialty nurses, rehabilitation therapists and radiology technicians to provide customized and comprehensive treatment to all patients.
The department is well-equipped and provides world-class facilities, such as neuro-microscope, C-arm system, intracranial pressure monitoring devices and stereotactic instruments for effective diagnosis and management of complex neurological conditions along with state-of-the-art neuro and spine surgery suites, neuro ICU (intensive care units) all supported by modern neuro-radiology and neuro-intensive care facilities.
We have some of the best specialists from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence-based treatment to ensure the best care for you.
Treatments & Procedures
We provide comprehensive treatment for all types diseases under one roof. Our highly experienced doctors supported by especially trained clinical staff, ensure the best care for you.
Advanced Technology & Facilities
Well equipped with the latest medical equipment, modern technology & infrastructure, Aster Hospital is one of the best hospitals in India.
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
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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