At Venkateshwar Hospital, we have world-class Neurology Services available for both In and Out patients. The state-of-the-art centre provides care for a variety of Neurological conditions related to the
Brain, Spinal Cord and the Nervous system.
Our experienced team of Neurologists provides excellent clinical care for Neurological disorders and carries out its own clinical research and trials. The Neurology department has facilities like: Latest 256 SLICE CT (Computed Axial Tomography) Scan, Neck and Head Ultrasound, and 3TESLA MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging). Our team also carries out Neurophysiologic studies of patients including : EEG and EMG to ensure best possible care.
The medical history of the patient is taken by our Neurologists in the beginning of the treatment, followed by a physical examination. The examination helps us to evaluate the condition of the patient’s Nervous System on the basis of the following factors: cognitive function, cranial nerves, motor, sensory reflexes, and coordination.
Treatment plans differ from patient to patient, depending upon the type of Neurological disorder. Patients are often referred to a physiotherapist, speech therapist, or psychotherapist; put on medications, advised on lifestyle modification or referred to a Neurosurgeon when a surgery is needed.
The facilities of Physiotherapy and Neurosurgery are also available.
Some Of The Common Neurological Conditions Treated At The Department Are
Strokes (CVA) with TPA Therapy/FCH
Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity Disorder)
Botox Therapy/Movement Disorder
Hand Therapy System
State-of-the-Art Neuroelectrophysiology Department
The centre boasts of specialists dedicated to each specialty as mentioned above, which include:
Centre of Paediatric Neurology aims to integrate exceptional medical expertise, technology and innovation to offer the best state of the art care to children from the new-born period to 18 years of age.
The Centre provides diagnosis and treatment for children with Neurological disorders such as childhood epilepsies, childhood headaches including migraine, nervous system infections like meningitis, tuberculosis andneurocysticercosis, neurometabolic, neurodegenerative, childhood stroke and autoimmune diseases. The centre is well prepared to evaluate Childhood Behavioral Disorders such as habit disorders (teeth grinding, thumb sucking, body tics, etc.), aggressions, hyperactivity, attention deficit and conduct problems (stealing, lying, abusive language, etc.).
State-of-the-art multidisciplinary facilities under one roof are available for the comprehensive care of children with multiple disabilities and comorbidities such as in cerebral palsy, mental sub-normality, developmental disorders like
Autism, childhood spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscular disorders.