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In our Brain and Nerve Surgery department; World-wide innovations are followed and continuous efforts are made to bring the latest technology and equipment to our country and hospitals. We work in harmony with many Neurological branches such as Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neuroanesthesia, Psychiatry.

 

In our Brain and Nerve Surgery department; World-wide innovations are followed and continuous efforts are made to bring the latest technology and equipment to our country and hospitals. We work in harmony with many Neurological branches such as Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neuroanesthesia, Psychiatry.

In our neurosurgery department, we provide services for the diagnosis and treatment of all diseases in this field.

 

In particular, the diagnosis and surgical treatment of benign and malignant brain tumors, spinal cord tumors, tumors involving peripheral nerves are within this specialty. He is responsible for the surgical treatment of conditions such as waist and neck hernias, spinal canal stenosis (spinal stenosis), and slipped back (spondylolisthesis), which are the most common types of spinal and spinal cord diseases. In particular, nervous system traumas (head traumas-traumatic brain hemorrhage, spinal cord injuries), issues that may require urgent surgical intervention are the knowledge and responsibility of neurosurgeons.

 

Surgical treatment of congenital nervous system anomalies (such as congenital spinal curvatures, craniosynostosis, hydrocephalus, swelling in the waist or neck as a result of spinal cord openings) is also within the area of ​​interest of neurosurgery. Surgical treatment of cerebral hemorrhage caused by aneurysm and vascular malformation and other types of cerebral hemorrhage that require surgery is the job of neurosurgery. In the functional neurosurgery field, the placement of a brain pill that may be required for Parkinson’s or other movement disorders, surgical treatment of epilepsy epilepsy patients that cannot be controlled with medication, placing a pump in extreme muscle spasms due to established strokes, placing a nerve stimulator, surgical interventions for pain (such as cordotomy, RF, rhizotomy) are cases treated by surgery. Neck vascular occlusions or stenosis (carotid stenosis) and hydrocephalus (accumulation of water in the cavities in the brain) seen in adults are also in the service area of ​​neurosurgeons.

 

Some of these diseases mentioned above are not life-threatening urgency; After the patient is evaluated together with experts in neurooncology, radiation oncology, neurology, physical therapy, algology, orthopedics and psychiatry, treatment or operation can be started with a joint decision.

 

In our Medjo Neurosurgery department; We provide services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to the brain, spine and spinal cord in the nervous system.

  • Brain, spine and spinal cord tumors
  • All kinds of spinal diseases, especially waist and neck hernia
  • Aneurysm (ballooning)
  • Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Cavernoma
  • Diseases that develop during the formation of the nervous system that occur with birth (such as meningomyelocele)
  • Other childhood illnesses
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Carpal tunnel and other nerve congestion
  • Head, spine and spinal cord injuries
  • Brain bleeding