Department of neurosurgery

The Department of Neurosurgery is a unit that treats diseases of the brain, peripheral nerves, and spine. Successful recovery of patients begins with the correct diagnosis. The department employs highly qualified specialists, and it is equipped with the latest equipment that helps people with severe brain diseases.

What are the main areas of activity

Specialists of the unit possess exceptional skills in carrying out microsurgical and endoscopic procedures. The main areas of work of the division are:

  • Brain diseases: developmental abnormalities, tumors, and hydrocephalus;
  • Peripheral nerve diseases;
  • Neurooncology;
  • Epilepsy surgery;
  • Spinal pathologies: hernias, cysts, tumors, injuries, fractures, chronic pain syndrome, scoliosis, etc.;
  • Osteochondrosis;
  • Congenital pathologies and others.

What symptoms should you contact specialists with?

Patients often make such complaints to the neurosurgery department:

  • Headache;
  • Dizziness;
  • Nasal bleeding;
  • Balance loss;
  • Pain syndrome in limbs;
  • Chronic spinal pain;
  • Increased fatigue;
  • Memory impairment;
  • Pain after injury;
  • Numb legs and others.

Diseases associated with neurology are urgent and require early diagnosis and proper treatment to avoid the development of dangerous complications.

What diagnostic tests apply

To provide adequate care to patients with neurological diseases, the unit has at its disposal all possible diagnostic methods:

  • CT and MRI;
  • neurosonography;
  • echoencephalography;
  • electroencephalography;
  • laboratory researches;
  • transcranial doppler sonography.

How patients are treated

To ensure a practical integrated approach to the treatment of diseases of the nervous system, our department employs specialists of neuroradiology, neurology, and neurorehabilitation. Special attention is paid to surgery, which helps to eliminate the manifestation of the disease and contributes to the early recovery of the patient.

Tel Aviv Medical Clinic is home to the nation 's best neurosurgery department, which employs specialists with the necessary skills and knowledge to perform severe operations. Our medical staff took an internship at the leading universities in Europe. All transactions are carried out using modern equipment - navigation systems, operational microscope, ultrasonic disintegrator, endoscopic technique, and advanced intraocular techniques. Our patients receive effective treatment using modern minimally invasive methods. They reduce the area of surgery and the degree of injuries. Thanks to this, the patients return to their usual way of life more quickly.