S P Institute Of Neurosciences

For everything in Neurology and Neurosurgery under one roof

 

We are a group of medical professionals interested and trained in treating disorders of the nervous system.

 

The hospital began as a small MRI unit but has grown into a speciality centre which has 15 bed neurological intensive care unit , two neurosurgical theatres with  operating microscope ,  MR compatible stereotactic frame , ventriculoscope , spinal endoscope , a CathLab for neurointerventional work and other utilities necessary    for neurology and neurosurgery.

 

The diagnostic facilities include a digital x-ray , multi-slice CT scanner , a 1.5 Tesla MRI unit , EEG , 24 hour video EEG , NCV/EMGEP equipment to name a few alongwith modern pathology laboratory.

 

We also have a specialized stroke unit which regularly does IV and IA thrombolysis . Recently we have added thrombosuction with Penumbra system for acute stroke manangement.

 

Interventional neurology has been doing carotid/intracranial stenting , coiling for aneurysms ,  embolization for AVMs and pre-operative embolization for intracranial tumours and angiofibromas.

 

Neurology unit includes assessment of refractory seizures with high resolution MR , 24 hour video EEG monitoring equipment . Functional surgery for certain movement disorders in addition to usual neurological evaluation and therapy.

 

A plasma pheresis unit has been set up for management of disorders like AIDP , myasthenia gravis and other immunological disorders.