MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery, MBBS
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Dr. R. Chandrashekhar is a Neurosurgeon in Hadapsar, Pune and has an experience of 18 years in this field. Dr. R. Chandrashekhar practices at Noble Hospital in Hadapsar, Pune. He completed MS - General Surgery from Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Marathwada University in 1998,MCh - Neuro Surgery from University of Mumbai, Mumbai in 2002 and MBBS from University of Marathwada in 1995. He is a member of Maharastra Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Charited Disc,Brain Tumor Surgery,Vascular Surgery, Radio Surgery and Cervical Disc replacement surgery etc.
1 clinic for General Consultation
Doctor gives very nice explanation to the health issue. Very comfy atmosphere.staff is also very cooperative.
Appointment for mother for headache problem.
Doctor gave us good confidence as we were worried about problem
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.