The Department of Neuro Surgery at ICON KRISHI hospital is a home to leading and dedicated scientific team to treat patients with neurosurgical disorders and to the search for better therapies and cures. Our primary commitment is to our patients and are striving hard to be ranked as the best neurosurgery services in this part of the country. The Department is a tertiary referral center for patients with complex neurological conditions from surrounding districs, Odissa, ChattishGarh and Madhyapradesh.. In addition, the Department maintains an active, cutting-edge research program ranging from basic science and translational research to a broad array of clinical trials.
The Department of Neuro Surgery provides patient care services for a broad range of neurological diseases and disorders. The department is capable of providing comprehensive neurosurgical consultative and surgical services to adults and children. We provide surgical therapy for diseases of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves.
NEURO CRITICAL CARE UNIT :
Neurocritical care at ICON is a multidisciplinary specialty that focuses holistically on the intensive care management of patients with life-threatening and disabling insults to the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles. It is manned by multidisciplinary group of neurophysician, anesthesiologist, neurosurgeon and critical care nurses. We manage patients with acute illnesses such as stroke, brain trauma, seizures and postoperative cases. The Neuroctitical care unit at ICON is equipped with state-of-the-art 20-bed facility that admits patients with a variety of neurological and neurosurgical disorders. It is staffed by neuroscience-trained nurses and facilities for continuous hemodynamic and cardiac monitoring, and round the clock available CT and MRI scanner facility, and fiber optic bronchoscopy for difficult airway control.
TRAUMA CARE UNIT :
According to the guidelines of the American trauma society the trauma care unit at ICON hospital can be rated as leveI 1as it is capable of providing total care for every aspect of injury – from prevention through rehabilitation.
Elements of Level I Trauma Centers Include:
- 24-hour in-house coverage by general surgeons, and prompt availability of care in specialties such as orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, anesthesiology, emergency medicine, radiology, internal medicine, plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial, pediatric and critical care.
- Referral resource for communities in nearby regions.
- Provides leadership in prevention, public education to surrounding communities.
- Provides continuing education of the trauma team members.
- Incorporates a comprehensive quality assessment program.
- Operates an organized teaching and research effort to help direct new innovations in trauma care.
- Meets minimum requirement for annual volume of severely injured patients.
Trauma care unit at Icon is loaded with a fully equipped casuality of 20 beds with all the facitities and personnel for emergency life support including round the clock LAB, Radiology, transit ventilators and minor OT for emergency procedures like Thorocotomy, ICD drainage, vascular access procedures. The trauma team is trained in ATLS and Diasater management protocols.
ICON hospital is equipped with an elective OT complex of 12 operation theatres and two Theatres exclusively dedicated for neuro surgery apart from emergency OT. The OT's are equipped with zeiss operating microscope, Storz neuro endoscope (Gab system), power drills, Brain lab navigation (first in Vizag), most advanced micro surgical operating instruments for most efficient hands on experience of the operating surgeon apart from the state of the art monitoring devices on the anaesthesia side.
We are extremely capable of providing round the clock neurosurgical services better than any other facility in the region like
Skull base surgeries
Paediatric neuro surgery
Peripheral nerves injuries
The department is proud to provide treatment for all spibnal problems and instrumentation procedures of the whole spine ranging from CV junction to Lumbosacral spine both anterior and posterior, by open or minimal access procedures as we have latest spinal endoscopes. We are also happy to provide latest services like Kyphoplasty and artificial cervical and lumbar disc replacement.
The department is headed by Dr.K.Atchiyya Naidu, qualified Neurosurgeon trained in Skull base, vascular and neuro endoscopy under WFNS.
MBBS (Andhra Medical College)
MS (Rangaraya Medical College)
M.Ch.,(Andhra Medical College)
Neuro endoscopy Fellowship (Dr Y.R.Yadhav Jabalpur)
Skullbase Fellowship (WFNS Goa medical college)
Vascular fellowship (WFNS MSRamiah Bangalore)