Neurosurgery refers to the medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders that affects our nervous system i.e., brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system. Developed in the first half of the twentieth century neurosurgery has witnessed till date exponential advances in intensive care, technology and sophisticated non-invasive procedures. This has undoubtedly have widened the scope of neurosurgical practice. Paediatricneurosurgery, Functional neurosurgery, Neurovascular surgery, Traumatology, Neuro-oncology, Skull-base surgery, Spinal surgery are the different categories of neurosurgery.
- Endovascular surgical neuroradiology
- Stereotactic neurosurgery
- pediatric oncological neurosurgery