Dept-of-Neurosciences

Neurosciences

The first independent facility in Kerala for comprehensive brain, spine and nerve care in Neurosciences offers advanced neurology, neurosurgery and spine surgery to patients of all ages.

The department has an outpatient wing, an inpatient wing, neuro ICUs, neurosurgery OT, state-of-the-art imaging facilities 24-hour emergency division for handling all neurological and neurosurgery emergencies including complex neurotrauma and hyperacute management of stroke. The separate entrance to the facility ensures you quick and personalised medical attention.

Our exceptional team of doctors comprises nationally and internationally trained neurologists, neurosurgeons and spine surgeons who are capable of handling the most complex cases. Multidisciplinary in approach, they will ensure you optimal and evidence-based treatment, with the support of speciality-trained nurses, technicians and rehabilitation therapists.

Aster MIMS Neurology department deals with

  • Stroke
  • Parkinson’s
  • Epilepsy
  • Dementia neuropathy of muscle disease patients present with weakness of limbs headache
  • Paresthesia pairs or loss of consciousness.
  • 24-hour video EEG, nerve conductive studies, electromyography
  • Visual evoked potential, BERA and SSEP
  • Thrombolysis and Mechanical Thrombectomy for Stroke
  • Inpatient Care for Neurological Disorders

Aster MIMS Neurosurgery department deals with

  • Micro neurosurgery for brain and spinal tumor with advanced microscope
  • Endoscopic skull bone surgery for pituitary and other skull bone tumors
  • Endoscopic surgery for intraventricular tumor
  • Functional neurosurgery including DBS (Deep Brain stimulation) for movement disorders
  • Epilepsy surgery for selected cases & epilepsy
  • Endo vascular treatment including DSA, coiling, stenting, mechanical thrombectomy for cerebrovascular disorders
  • Complex spinal instrumentation procedures for spine trauma/ fracture.
  • Carotid endarterectomy and cerebral revascularization procedures.
  • Congenital malformations of brain and spine pediatric neurosurgery.
  • Neuro Critical Care
  • Awake Craniotomy
  • Pediatric Neuro-interventions

Our exceptional team of doctors comprises nationally and internationally trained neurologists, neurosurgeons and spine surgeons who are capable of handling the most complex cases. Multidisciplinary in approach, they will ensure you optimal and evidence-based treatment, with the support of speciality-trained nurses, technicians and rehabilitation therapists.

Doctors

Dr Soumya C V

Senior Consultant

Dr. Soumya is an eminent neurologist at the Aster MIMS, Kannur and provides accurate evaluation, treatment and management of conditions associated with the central and peripheral nervous systems, including brain, spine and nerves of the human body.

Dr Soumya C V

Senior Consultant

Dr. Soumya is an eminent neurologist at the Aster MIMS, Kannur and provides accurate evaluation, treatment and management of conditions associated with the central and peripheral nervous systems, including brain, spine and nerves of the human body.

With her experience and knowledge, she can diagnose and provide treatment for neurological diseases like Parkinson’s disease, stroke and other complex neurological diseases. Academically too she was brilliant, securing first rank in both MBBS, MD & DM Entrance Examinations.

Qualifications

MD in General Medicine from Government Medical College, Trivandrum | DM in Neurology | DNB in Neurology from Government Medical College, Trivandrum

Achievements

Trained in Transcranial Doppler and peripheral ultrasound

Presented papers and case reports for various conferences

Written chapters for books and publications for journals

Dr. Mahesh Bhatt

Consultant

Dr. Mahesh is a Senior Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has over 6 years of experience in Neurosurgery and has been trained under the leading neurosurgeons of India and under Mr. Guirish Solanki and Mr. Richard Walsh at Birmingham. He has proficiency in managing all types of cranial trauma and has operated on more than 400 trauma cases including EDH, SDH, contusions, hematomas and depressed fractures. Dr. Mahesh has assisted and performed over 200 cases of cranial tumors and has performed surgeries for spine and CVJ disorders.

Dr. Mahesh Bhatt

Consultant

Dr. Mahesh is a Senior Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has over 6 years of experience in Neurosurgery and has been trained under the leading neurosurgeons of India and under Mr. Guirish Solanki and Mr. Richard Walsh at Birmingham. He has proficiency in managing all types of cranial trauma and has operated on more than 400 trauma cases including EDH, SDH, contusions, hematomas and depressed fractures. Dr. Mahesh has assisted and performed over 200 cases of cranial tumors and has performed surgeries for spine and CVJ disorders.

He completed his MBBS from Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli and has graduated from Government Medical College, Kozhikode with MS in General Surgery and Mch in Neurosurgery. He also also obtained fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery from B.J. Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai and Birmingham Children's Hospital, UK. His scope of interest lies in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurooncology, Craniofacial Surgery, Epilepsy Surgery, Neuroendoscopy and Neurotrauma.

Qualifications

MBBS | M.S. General Surgery | MCh. Neurosurgery | Fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery (UK)

Dr. Sreejith Peediackal

Consultant

Sreejith Peediackal is an accomplished neurologist specialising in all kinds of neurological emergencies including Acute stroke evaluation and providing treatment for patients with intravenous thrombolysis. He has also published a work for the Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology on the topic, “Reversible conduction failure in acute motor axonal neuropathy”. Additionally, his expertise in conducting neurological investigations likeEEG, Nerve conduction studies, EMG, Evoked potentials is a major asset to the hospital, Aster MIMS, Kannur.

Dr. Sreejith Peediackal

Consultant

Sreejith Peediackal is an accomplished neurologist specialising in all kinds of neurological emergencies including Acute stroke evaluation and providing treatment for patients with intravenous thrombolysis. He has also published a work for the Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology on the topic, “Reversible conduction failure in acute motor axonal neuropathy”. Additionally, his expertise in conducting neurological investigations likeEEG, Nerve conduction studies, EMG, Evoked potentials is a major asset to the hospital, Aster MIMS, Kannur.

Qualifications:

MBBS | MD (General medicine) | DM (Neurology)

Dr Ramesh CV

Senior Consultant - Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery

Dr Ramesh CV

Senior Consultant - Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery

MS | MCH | MRCS(England) | FRCS( Neuro)

Dr Ambresh A

Senior Specialist

Dr. Ambresh A serves as a Senior Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has assisted more than 4000 surgeries and performed more than 1000 surgeries in different sub-specialties of Neurosurgery. Dr. Ambresh completed graduation at Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore and completed his Masters in General Surgery and MCh Neurosurgery from Vijayanagara Institute Of Medical Sciences, Bellary and Government Medical College, Calicut, respectively.

Dr Ambresh A

Senior Specialist

Dr. Ambresh A serves as a Senior Specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has assisted more than 4000 surgeries and performed more than 1000 surgeries in different sub-specialties of Neurosurgery. Dr. Ambresh completed graduation at Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore and completed his Masters in General Surgery and MCh Neurosurgery from Vijayanagara Institute Of Medical Sciences, Bellary and Government Medical College, Calicut, respectively.

He has comprehensive knowledge in the areas of Neurosurgery such as Brain and spine tumors, Neurovascular surgery, Endovascular surgery, Neuroendoscopy, Pediatric neurosurgery, Brain and spine trauma, Spine and peripheral nerves. His areas of interest lie in endovascular neurosurgery (stroke and aneurysms), minimally invasive spine surgery and endoscopic neurosurgery and neurooncology. He is the 1st to perform endovascular thrombectomy for stroke in Kannur.

Qualifications

MBBS | MS | MCH

Dr PREM LAL

Visiting Consultant

Dr PREM LAL

Visiting Consultant

Qualifications
MBBS, MS, MCH

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