Our centre of excellence for Neurosurgery is acclaimed all across coastal Karnataka and Northern Kerala for delivering high-quality, cost-effective and surgical services under one roof. The department of Neurosurgery is concerned with prevention, diagnosis, and surgical treatment and rehabilitation of disorders that affect the Brain, Spine and Peripheral Nerves. Its range of services includes Brain surgeries which vary from intracranial tumors, skull base surgery, pediatric surgery, epilepsy surgery, endoscopic surgery for pituitary tumors. Commonly performed spine surgeries include cervical and lumbar disc surgeries, degenerative spine surgeries, surgeries for spinal tumors, spinal injuries and fracture fixation, treatment of spinal tuberculosis and minimal access spine surgery.
|Spinal surgery||Brain Surgery|
|Treatment of cervical and lumbar spondylosis||Traumatic brain injury|
|Spondylolisthesis||Internal bleeding ( intracranial bleed)|
|Disc prolapse surgery||Hypertension and its complication|
|Microscopic and endoscopic disc surgery||AV malformations|
|Spinal cord tumours||Brain tumours and secondaries|
|Tuberculosis of the spine and its treatment||Skull base surgery|
|Birth defects of Spine and vertebral column||Surgery of pituitary gland|
|Infections of the spine||Treatment of brain infections (Encephalitis)|
|Fracture and dislocation of spine||Treatment of Intracranial abscess|
Dr. Kishore Shetty, MBBS, DNB.
Neuro SurgeonDr. Kishore Shetty brings with him 7 years of experience. He has graduated from the most prestigious Bellary Medical College. He has completed his Super speciality Training in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. His special interests lies in treating intra cranial tumors. Following which he has gained valuable experience in high volume centres across India. He is a specialists in spine surgery, vascular surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery and Minimal Invasive surgery.
Dr. K V Devadiga, MBBS, MCh, F.R.S.M.
Neuro SurgeonDr. K V Devadiga is an eminent Neuro Surgeon who is renowned as the First Kannadiga Neuro Surgeon from the State of Karnataka. He brings with him a rich experience of more than 5 decades. He has served in many hospitals starting from G.B Pant Hospital, New Delhi and later on moved to Mangalore and rendered his service in various hospitals. He has graduated from the. He is a Certified Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine.
Highlights of the department
- Dedicated and qualified team of neurosurgeons, neuro critical care , trained emergency medical technicians and trained neuro critical care nurses.
- 10 bed dedicated neuro intensive care unit
- Fastest response time in case of neurological emergencies
- CT scan facility with DSA
- Dedicated operation theatre for neurosurgery equipped with advanced anaesthesia work station
- Laminar airflow with HEPA filter