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Dr. Sibhi Ganapathy

Dr. Sibhi Ganapathy

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery, FRCS - Neurosurgery

Neurosurgeon

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Spine Surgeon

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5 Years Experience Overall  (4 years as specialist)

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Neurosurgeon with special interests in Functional and Epilepsy Surgery

2 clinics for General Consultation

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CSF Leak Treatment
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
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Whitefield, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

4.5

143, 212-215, EPIP Industrial Area, Hoodi Village, KR Puram Hobli, Landmark: 560066, Bangalore

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09:00 - 05:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a neurosurgeon?

A: A neurosurgeon is a doctor with a specialization in diagnosis and treatment of brain, spinal cord and nerve-related diseases.

Q: Can a neurosurgeon operate a brain tumour?

A: Yes, a neurosurgeon can operate and remove brain tumours by a procedure called as craniotomy.

Q: Does a neurosurgeon only perform surgery?

A: Neurosurgeons are trained to perform complex surgeries, but when possible, they try to treat the condition with medicines alone. When medicines fail to give relief, neurosurgeons opt for a surgery to provide relief.

Q: For which diseases can one see a neurosurgeon?

A: One can see a neurosurgeon if you have any symptoms like birth-defects, trauma to brain or spine due to some shock or accident, brain tumours, vascular disorders, infections in the brain or spine, stroke, or degenerative diseases of the spine like multiple sclerosis.

Q: Can a neurologist treat birth defects in nervous system?

A: No, a neurologist cannot treat birth-defects in the nervous system, but a neurosurgeon can operate on such defects present since birth in the brain and spinal cord in infants and children.

Education

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MBBS - Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore, 2005
MS - General Surgery - J.S.S Medical College, Mysore, 2012
MCh - Neuro Surgery - Kasturba Medical College, 2016

Memberships

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Neurological Society of India
Bangalore Neurological Society
Karnataka Medical Council
Tamilnadu Medical Council
Medical Council of India (MCI)

Experience

2016 - 2018 Associate Consultant-neurosurgery at Sakra World Hospital
2012 - 2012 Senior Registrar-neurosurgery at Manipal Hospital Bangalore

Registrations

82592 Karnataka Medical Council, 2008

Trainings and Certifications

DNB -Neurosurgery - NBE, 2018
MNAMS - Neurosurgery - NBE, 2018
FAGE- FELLOW - Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India, 2016
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