A craniotomy is a procedure where the surgeon creates an opening in the skull to access the brain and the other organs beneath the skull. Watch Dr. Priyamvadha K, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Manipal Hospital, Whitefield explain the procedure, the different ways to perform it, its scope and the importance of post-surgery care here!
Early diagnosis and detection help a lot in treating a brain tumour. The treatment options include surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy," explains Dr Priyamvadha K, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Manipal Hospital, Whitefield
Dr. Priyamvadha, Consultant - Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon talks about the Practices adopted by Manipal Hospitals Whitefield to ensure the health and safety of the patients.
When Ifeanyi Victor Ugwu Oju from Nigeria complained of persistent headaches, seizures and distorted movements in the right side of his body, he visited Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield, where a team of doctors led by Dr. Priyamvadha K, Consultant- Neurosurgeon assessed his condition. After an MRI, it was discovered that there was a large tumour in the motor cortex of his brain requiring immediate surgery. With timely assessment and comprehensive treatment, Victor got his life back on track. Watch more here!