At Vankateshwar Hospital, we have world-class neurology services available for both in and out patients. The state-of-the-art department provides care for a variety of neurological conditions related to 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 department also treats patients referred to it by physicians at the hospital and has a separate childcare division of its own. The neurology department has facilities for LATEST 64 SLICE CAT (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 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 modifications; or referred to a neurosurgeon when a surgery is needed.
The facilities of physiotherapy and neurosurgery are also available at the hospital.
Department of Paediatric Neurology at Venkateshwar Hospital aims to integrate exceptional medical expertise, technology and innovation to offer best state of the art care to children from new born period to 18 years of age. The department provides diagnosis and treatment for children with neurological disorders such as childhood epilepsies, childhood headaches including migraine, nervous system infections like meningitis, tuberculosis and neurocysticercosis, neurometabolic, neurodegenerative, childhood stroke and autoimmune diseases. Department 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 co morbidities such as in cerebral palsy, mental sub-normality, developmental disorders like Autism, childhood spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscular disorders.