MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery
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Dr. Bala Rajasekhar graduated from one of the oldest colleges in India – Osmania Medical College and passed MBBS with flying colors. He did his Masters in General Surgery from the Prestigious Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, And after a Senior Residency in General Surgery he went on to Neuro Surgical training at the same Institute. Dr. Bala Rajasekhar has excellent training in Neuro-Vascular Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, and Spine Surgery. He has also had considerable experience in Stereotomy and Radio Surgery. He has attended many national and international conferences and published several papers in peer Neuro-journals based on his vast experience. He in another star in the Neurosurgical faculty of STAR Hospital.
My father was diagnosed for severe head injury and lung infection.. He was very transparent, Clearly explained the condition and treatment to be followed
Doctor was helpful and explained clearly about the pain he suggested me the **** medicines so still medication is going on we need to see after 10 days
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.