The department of Neurology Aster MIMS is one of the best in Calicut. We provide evidence-based treatments for a variety of neurological conditions, such as stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy and movement disorders.
We have a highly competent team of neuro specialists, who are well acquainted with the latest developments in the field of neurology. Our neurologists are supported by trained nurses, rehabilitation therapists, and other clinicians who ensure that our patients have an all-around treatment and faster recovery.
The department of neurology is well-equipped with the latest infrastructure and technology which are required for the diagnosis and management of neurological conditions.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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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