NEUROSURGERY

Brain and Nerve Surgery (Neurosurgery) department provides services with advanced diagnosis and treatment methods in brain and nerve surgery with an experienced team of physicians. Diseases diagnosed and treated in the department include brain tumors, neurosurgery (deep brain stimulation), neurostimulator, degenerative spine diseases, neurosurgery, neurooncology, scoliosis, pediatric neurosurgery, spinal surgery, and trauma surgery.

Parkinson's Surgery (Neurostimulator)

A brain battery is one of the effective methods of treating Parkinson's disease. Apart from Parkinson's disease, it is used in the treatment of many psychiatric diseases such as family tremor disorder (essential tremor), contractile disease of certain parts of the body (dystonia), tic disorder (Tourette syndrome), and obsession (Obsessive-compulsive disorder), depression and epilepsy.

Disc Diseases and Degenerative Spine Diseases

This includes cervical, lumbar, and thoracic discectomies, lumbar and cervical hernia vertebrectomy, laminectomy, scoliosis, kyphosis, and spine stabilization (instrumentation) surgeries unit.

 

Brain Vascular Disease

•          Brain Vascular Aneurysm

•          Arterio-Venous Malformation

•          Carotid Stenosis

•          Cerebral Hemorrhages

•          Cerebral Artery Occlusion 

 

Neurooncology (Tumors)

Any kind of surgical treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors; meningioma, gliomas, cerebellopontine angle tumors, pituitary tumors, brain stem gliomas, pineal region, posterior fossa tumors, tumors of the cranial base, or extramedullary and intramedullary spinal tumors, calvarial lesions, cranioplasty surgery, craniofacial surgery, craniosynostosis and contouring operations are carried out by the experienced team.

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

It is related to the surgery of peripheral nerve anastomoses, repairs, and nerve entrapment syndromes.

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Diagnosis and treatment of deep-seated brain tumors such as neuroendoscopic hydrocephalus, brain stem gliomas, thalamic and hypothalamic gliomas, and epilepsy diseases are provided at Biruni University Hospital.

Traumas

It includes emergency surgical interventions for subsidence fractures, epidural and subdural hematomas, skull base repairs, spinal fractures and stabilization, and spinal cord compression.