Neurosurgery is Surgical Speciality that deals with surgeries of Brain, Spinal Cord and its coverings, Peripheral Nerves and Extra - Cranial Cerebrovascular System.
A Neurosurgeon commonly treats the following conditions:
Hydrocephalus; Traumatic Injuries to Brain, Spine; Head and Skull Trauma; Intravascular Hemorrhages; Advanced Parkinson’s Disease; Vascular Malformations of the Brain; Spinal Fusions; Pituitary Tumors; Intractable Psychiatric Disorders; Brain Tumors; Intractable Epilepsy; Subdural Hematoma; Subarachnoid Hemorrhage; Extradural Hematoma
Blood Investigations; Ultra Sound Imaging (USG); Computed Tomography (CT) Scan; Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scan; Myelography; Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)
Skull Base and Vascular Surgery; Spinal Surgery and Instrumentation; Endoscopic Approach to Sella and Skull Base; Stereotactic and Functional Surgery; Craniotomy; Laminectomy; Ventriculo - Peritoneal Shunt Surgery (VP Shunt); Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Tapping; Theco - Peritoneal Shunt; External Ventricular Drainage