Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery is a medical speciality which deals with the rehabilitation, diagnosis, surgical treatment and prevention of disorders which have the potential to affect any part of nervous system.  It includes the nervous system of spine, brain, cerebrovascular system and peripheral nerves.

Main Divisions:

  • Oncological Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Neurosurgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Vascular Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Skull base Surgery

Some neurosurgery methods are neuroradiology, endoscopic surgery, stereotaxy, conventional open surgery, microsurgery, and others.

Neurosurgeons are the one who specializes to perform surgeries related to Neurology and Neuroscience. Some diseases or conditions treated by neurosurgeons are hydrocephalus, spinal cord trauma, moyamoya disease, meningitis, spinal disc herniation and others.