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Brain & Spine care at Fortis Hospitals

Neurology is the branch of medicine that deals with the ailments and diseases concerned with the nervous system. The neuro and spine care domain encompasses the fields of brain care, brain tumor surgery and spine care. Our neurologists are capable of handling the most complex neurological disorders and are adept at performing an accurate brain tumor diagnosis and providing an effective brain tumor treatment. Combined with the state-of-the-art infrastructure, advanced techniques and world-class evidence-based treatment adhering to international standards, this makes us one of the top brain and spine centers in the country.

FORTIS HOSPITALS: A PREMIER NEURO HOSPITAL IN INDIA

The Department of Neuro and Spine Care at Fortis Hospitals, one of the best neurology hospitals in India is supported by state-of-the-art neuro-diagnostic and imaging facilities, making it fully capable of providing treatment for various neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s, stroke and epilepsy. Our neurosurgeons are highly skilled and well-trained in the aspects of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders that affect the brain, spine and peripheral nerves, including various forms of brain surgery such as intracranial tumors, skull base surgery, paediatric surgery, epilepsy surgery, endoscopic surgery, hydrocephalus surgery and others, making us one of the most preferred centres for neurosurgery treatment in India. In the realm of spine care, we possess the necessary expertise to perform complicated medical procedures including cervical and lumbar disc surgeries, degenerative spine surgeries, treatment of various spinal injuries and fractures using advanced techniques such as image guided and keyhole surgeries.

FORTIS HOSPITALS: THE BYWORD FOR THE BEST NEUROLOGY TREATMENT IN INDIA

At Fortis Hospitals, we perform complex medical procedures and provide treatment, consultation and inpatient services for the complete spectrum of neuro and spine care.

  • Headaches, Epilepsy, Stroke, Backache, Slipped Disc
  • Movement disorders such as Parkinson’s Disease
  • Paediatric neurological disorders such as mental retardation and behavioral disorders
  • Botolinum toxin injection for spasticity, task specific dystonia, hemifacial spasm and torticollis
  • Nerve injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spondylitis
  • Sciatica
  • Degenerative spinal disorders

That Fortis is one of the best neurosurgery hospitals can be seen by the wide range of medical procedures that we perform in our endeavor to provide the best neuro treatment in India:

Electroencephalogram (EEG):

A test that detects electrical activity in the brain using small electrodes attached to the scalp.

Electromyography:

: A diagnostic procedure to assess the health of the muscles and nerve cells that control them (motor neurons).

Lumbar Puncture:

Also known as a spinal tap, in this process, a needle is inserted between the two lumbar bones (vertebrae) to remove a sample of the cerebrospinal fluid. It is performed to diagnose serious infections such as meningitis and other disorders of the central nervous system.

Radiofrequency Neurotomy:

It is a procedure to reduce back and neck pain by using heat generated by radio waves to target specific nerves and temporarily interfere with their ability to transmit pain signals.

Trans cranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS):

It is a procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to alleviate the symptoms of depression.

Brain Aneurysm Surgery:

A surgery to correct a weak area in a blood vessel wall that causes the vessel to bulge and sometimes rupture.

Diskectomy:

A surgical procedure to remove the damaged portion of a herniated disk in the spine.

Gamma Knife Radiosurgery:

It is a type of radiation therapy to treat tumors and other abnormalities in the brain. It is a highly precise operation with minimal loss to the surrounding healthy tissues.

Laminectomy:

It is a surgery that creates space by removing the lamina, i.e. the back part of the vertebra covering the spinal canal. It is a decompression surgery done in order to relieve the pressure on the spinal cord or the nerves.

Spinal Fusion:

It is a surgery to permanently connect two or more vertebrae in your spine, eliminating the motion between them.

Vagus Nerve Stimulation:

It is a procedure that stimulates the vagus nerve using electrical impulses. It can be used to treat epilepsy and depression when other forms of treatment haven’t had any effect.

Fortis Hospitals is a renowned brain & spine care hospital comprising of qualified neurologists who are well-versed in all the aspects of neurology, neurosurgery and spine care. They are adequately supported by our cutting-edge infrastructure and a well-trained team of paramedical staff and nurses. This potent combination of skilled manpower and technological advancements make us one of the best neurosurgery hospitals in India. We also provide round the clock emergency care for our patients through our advanced ICU facilities, which is especially useful in case of head and spinal injuries.