MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery, Fellowship in Interventional Neurosurgery (FINR)
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Dr. Vikas Gupta is the head of Neurosurgery and Neuro-interventional Surgery at Manipal Hospital Dwarka.He is a highly accomplished and well-read and well-traveled neurosurgeon in India which is evident by his postdoctoral training in neurological surgery from G.B Pant Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College, the University of Delhi where he nearly spent 10 years. Subsequently, he underwent a fellowship in interventional neurological surgery from the University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland under the guidance of Professor A. Valavanis, Director of Institute of Interventional Neuroradiology, a living legend in the field of Interventional Neuroradiology. And he spent his time FROEDTERT Hospital, University of Wisconsin, U.S.A.He possesses vast experience in the field of Neurosurgery, has been performing neuroendovascular ( spoke and brain haemorrhage) procedures for more than 21 years, and is among a handful of Neurosurgeon in India who are formally trained in both micro-neurosurgeries as well as neuro-interventional surgeries.He has an inherent advantage to offer optimum treatment modality to the patients, as he has surgical perspective in addition to the interventional radiological dimensions of neurological disorders.He works in a busy ‘neuroscience department’ and performs the variety of diagnostic and therapeutic neuroradiological procedures in addition to the micro neurosurgical procedures.The department is well- equipped with state of art Siemens ARTIS BIPLANE neuro-vascular a cath lab one of the only ones in town, ZEISS PENTERO microscope and brain lab neuro navigation STRIKER CUSA along withall kinds of cranial and spinal dedicated neuro endoscopes amongst others to highlight a few of the equipments making it a complete Neurological center. The unique feature of this integrated neuro-sciences center is 8 bedded neurocritical care ICU which probably contributes to our better outcomes.He has been a co-author of textbooks of neurosurgery and is in the editorial board of Neurology India and various other national and international journals and is a prominent speaker at national and international conferences.
My name is Verlona and I am a Sierra Leonean living in the U.K. I came to India with Mr X who is my husbands brother who was severely ill and in unyeilding pain.
Doctor is perfect , my mom felt that she is comfertable once she sit with him , very friendly makes you feel that he knew you long time ago , Dr. Vikas goes thru details for the history of the pain , Of couser you feel in safe hands , very cooperative team and coordinator , special thanks for dr Neha senior manager who always give you support and hope she never said she cant.
Doctor knows about his subject very well.
Very good.it was a very good and satisfactory visit .
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.