Department of Neurology, Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad
Neurology is the department of medicine that deals with the management and treatment of diseases of the nervous system such as Alzheimer’s disease, aneurysm, brain injury, brain tumor, cerebral palsy, concussion, dementia, dizziness, epilepsy, Guillain-Barré syndrome, headache and migraine, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, neuralgia, neuropathy, Parkinson’s disease, scoliosis, spinal cord injury, spinal deformity, spine tumor, stroke, vertigo, and other related diseases.
Yashoda Institute of Neurosciences has been a pioneer in the department of neurosciences – neurology and neurosurgery in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. We are dedicated to offering comprehensive medical services in diagnosis, therapy, invasive and non-invasive treatments, rehabilitation, and ongoing care for patients suffering from neurological conditions.
Over the years, the institute has gained the trust of people by its expertise and medical excellence in treating patients suffering from neurological problems such as problems related to the brain, spine, cerebrovascular system, and peripheral nerves, which has helped us in becoming the top neurology hospital in Hyderabad.
The institute has a remarkably competent team of neurologists who have the expertise to diagnose and treat over 1100 neurological diseases and aim to deliver scientifically sound and skilful neurological care.
The Department of Neurosurgery performs surgeries involving the brain, spine, and nerves. The center holds the team of specialized neurosurgeons backed by the most advanced medical technologies. We believe that our strength lies in medical advancements including robotics, computational neuroscience, neuroimaging, genomics, and molecular biology.
The team treats various neurological diseases such as the brain and spinal injuries, tumors of the brain or spine, brain hemorrhage, hydrocephalus, nerve injuries, disc prolapse or herniation, spinal dislocation, unstable spine, congenital malformations such as atlantoaxial dislocation, spinal dysraphism, and other related conditions.
We are committed to integrating our medical expertise in providing the latest and world-class neurological care and treatment to the people present all across the country which helps us being regarded as the best neurosurgery hospital in Hyderabad.
We have been at the forefront of neurological care:
- First to have the 3T intraoperative MRI in South India.
- First to introduce Intra-arterial Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke
Technology & Facilities
The department is equipped with the latest technology for diagnosis, invasive and noninvasive treatment, rehabilitation, neuro-critical, and general patient care.
We have a dedicated critical care unit that offers ventilation, quarantine, and life support for patients with neuro-trauma and patients around surgery.
- Online monitors,
- ICP monitors,
- Central oxygen & suction
This unit is responsible for providing essential care to patients while they recover from neurological illness, cerebrovascular events, trauma, invasive procedures, and surgery. Some of our facilities include systems for weight suspension, brain exercises, gait evaluation, physiotherapy, cognitive as well as communication training.
We have advanced technology such as:
- Codman Parenchymal ICP monitor system for Neurotrauma Monitoring
- Dual Source CT Scan,
- 3 Tesla MRI,
- Carotid Doppler,
- Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA),
- Electroencephalography (EEG),
- Electromyography (EMG)
- Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV)
- Evoked Responses (EP) facility.
The surgery department is well equipped with the latest technology including
- Medtronic and Stryker Drill systems,
- Stealth S7 Neuronavigation System for Cranial and Spine,
- Medtronics NIM intraoperative Neuromonitoring System,
- Medtronics Metr-x Tubular Retractor System
- Carl Zeiss OPMI Pentero Surgical Microscope,
- Carl Zeiss Vario Surgical Microscope
- Soring Sonoco CUSA
- Karl Storz Endoscopy System
- Interventional radiology
- 3 Tesla Intraoperative MRI
Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad is known as one of the best neurology and neurosurgery hospitals in India with a legacy of innovation and excellence due to the range of successful treatment we perform every year.
The neurologists carry out a detailed diagnosis of each patient’s condition to check for complex neurology diseases and then decide on the best course of action for a patient.
Due to the advanced technology available at Yashoda Hospitals and facilities such as neuro anesthesia, neurosurgical intensive care, and neuroimaging, the mortality rates have reduced significantly and functional outcomes have improved tremendously. Minimally invasive surgeries have also helped in decreasing the mortality and morbidity associated with surgery.
With a team led by some of the best neurosurgeons in India, the hospital ensures the most successful treatment procedures, shorter hospital stay while ensuring zero to the patient. Our highly integrated team consists of neurologists, pediatric neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro anesthetists, neuro physicians, who work with specialists in neurosurgery, psychiatry, psychology, pain management, sleep therapy, physical medicine, chiropractic, and rehabilitation. Every member of the team is a competent and skilled professional in their respective fields and have received their training from the best institutes in the world.
The neurosurgeons have immense expertise in performing all types of neurosurgery procedures such as stereotactic radiosurgery, epilepsy surgery, trigeminal neuralgia, deep brain stimulation.
The neurologists, neurosurgeons, spine surgeons, etc are routinely involved in pediatric neurology, emergency care of patients with neurological conditions, non-invasive surgeries, minimally invasive surgeries, neuro-oncology, and neurological imaging. In continuation with our dedication to excellence and comprehensive care for patients, we have an experienced team of support staff including nurses, technicians, therapists, and more.
Which is the best treatment for migraine headache?
Usually, a combination of medications depending on the type and severity of the migraine headache is prescribed by the doctor.
Which hospital is the best for neurology problems in Hyderabad?
Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad is one of the best hospitals for the diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions. This is due to our advanced facilities such as neuromonitoring systems, ICP monitors, ventilators, etc.
How is Alzheimer’s disease diagnosed?
There are certain diagnostic assessments that are carried out to determine if a patient is suffering from Alzheimer’s. These tests include physical and neurological examination such as balance, coordination, reflexes; blood tests; brain imaging such as MRI scan, CT scan, amyloid PET scan, etc.