The nervous system includes the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial blood vessels inside and around the brain.
Neurosurgeons coordinate teams of nurses and surgeons in the operating theatre. They are responsible for complex procedures that take great skill and dexterity.
Depending on your condition or needs, your neurosurgeon may recommend one or more of the following procedures:
Neurosurgery and neurology both treat the central nervous system, which includes the brain and spinal cord. The key difference between these medical specialties lies in their approach to neurological disorders:
Neurology and neurosurgery are complementary disciplines. Patients usually meet with a neurologist first for a diagnosis and to decide on a treatment plan.
At Mount Elizabeth Hospitals, you are assured of receiving personalised care and treatment from neurosurgeons respected in the region for their expertise in this field.
We have an established track record of utilising effective diagnostic tools such as the PET-MRI and sophisticated surgical techniques like awake craniotomy to treat complex neurological conditions and achieve positive clinical outcomes.
Our neurologists and neurosurgeons are supported by a medical rehabilitation team of nurses and therapists dedicated to guiding you on your journey to recovery and back to good health.
Situated in the heart of Singapore with easy access to Orchard Road and other central areas, Mount Elizabeth Hospitals is the preferred medical destination for many patients in this region.
We bring specialists reputed in their fields together in a clinical setting equipped with modern medical facilities and offering professional care.
Patients who require complex care for neurological issues can look forward to customised treatment from our team of neurosurgeons. Our focus is on delivering quality outcomes for every patient in an environment designed expressly for personal comfort and healing.