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NMC Specialty Hospital, Ruwi

NMC Specialty Hospital, Ruwi P.B. No.: 613, PC: 133, MBD East, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
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Tel:  +968-2481-1706
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Department of Neuro Surgery

  • Surgical Neurology routinely involves in the management of the higher mental functional disorders, headaches, neuralgias (trigeminal, glossopharyngeal, herpetic  and peripheral nerves), hemifacial spasm, vertigo, tinnitus,  visual problems and other common  central and peripheral neurological symptomatologies.
  • Neurological surgery commonly involves most micro-neurosurgical conditions such as brain and spinal tumors, neuro-trauma (EDH, SDH, ICH, Cerebral Contusions)  and other neurological-emergencies such as intracranial hemorrhage, brain herniations, cerebral abscesses, cauda equine compression, and  acute hydrocephalus needing ventriculoperitoneal shunt surgery.
  • Neurosurgical  oncology  for pediatric and adult benign and malignant central and peripheral nervous system tumor management including the tumors of the meninges and intracranial spaces, secondary metastases to the brain, spine, and peripheral nervous system tumors.
  •  The ICP monitoring in Neuro Intensive Care,Trans-sphenoidal surgery , microsurgical operations on the cerebral vascular lesions, cranio-stenosis, skull base lesion , ventricular tumors, Arnold Chiari Malformations and micro-vascular decompressions for the trigeminal neuralgias and hemi-facial spasms, as well as the orbital surgery,
  • Peripheral nerve entrapement surgeries (carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, tarsal tunel syndrome, meralgia paraesthetica), dorsal column stimulations (for spasticity, intractable lumbago and sciatica ,persistent vegetative state and angina pectoris),  Botox therapy in Neurosurgery  for migraine, hemifacial spasm, other chronic pains and the focal spasticity,and local depomedrone and local anaesthetic injections for pain syndrome.
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery/microsurgery for the spinal lesions- disc herniations (cervical, thoracic, lumbar disc herniations), extradual and intradural spinal tumours or lesions, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, degenerative spinal disorders, spinal instrumentation, spinal fractures/compression fractures, vertebral augmentation-vertebroplasty,
  • Pediatric neurosurgery involving the congenital neurosurgical lesions such as spinal bifida, hydrocephalus, craniofacial and cranio-spinal lesions as well as cognitive and developmental problems.