The department of neurology consists of a team of highly competent neurologists available round the clock, equipped with state-of-the art technology and equipment providing world class patient care with a human touch. The department of neurology is centre of excellence with and is a tertiary care referral centre with patients not only coming from all over the state but rest of India.
The department actively pursues clinical care and research activities in the following sub-specialities:
Stroke and Cerebro vascular Services : Providing thrombolytic therapy (for strokes less than 4.5 hrs), Endovascular procedures, intra-arterial as well as mechanical thrombolytic therapy with 24X7 Stroke service available.
Neurointensive care : Well equipped Neurointensive care Unit to take care of all neurological emergencies including acute strokes, Status epilepticus, neuroinfections and acute neuromuscular emergencies. managed by highly professional team.
Epilepsy care services : Providing facilities with state of art equipment including four Video EEG machines, 3Tesla MRI, ictal SPECT, FDG PET for evaluation of people with difficult to treat epilepsy. The Epilepsy Surgery Care team at KIMS is one of the few centres in the country running a very active programme and has performed more than 500 epilepsy surgeries to its credit with favorable outcomes. link to epilepsy care services at KIMS.
Movement disorder Services : The Experienced team of Neurologists and Neurosurgeons provide advanced care for medical management of parkinson’s disease, tremor, PD plus syndromes, dystonia and has the expertise in Pallidotomy and Deep Brain stimulation for advanced Parkinsons disease and related disorders.
Botulinum toxin clinic: The Botulinum Toxin Injections are used for the treatment of a wide variety of movement disorders like hemifacial spasm, writer’s cramp, Torticolis, post stroke spasticity, Cerebral palsy.
Neuro-muscular Disordersstate of art Neurophysiology lab is available for evaluation of Muscle and Nerve disorders including various types of myopathies, AIDP, CIDP & other Neuropathies, Motor Neuron Disease and Myashthenia gravis. All types of immunomodulation, Plasma pheresis, IVIG therapies are available.
Multiple Sclerosis : KIMS has the state of art technology and expertise for evaluation and treatment of patients with multiple sclerosis providing the various latest therapies for patients with MS.
Sleep Services: Provides evaluation and treatment for people with lack of sleep, excessive sleep, non restful and disturbed sleep, excessive snoring/OSA and other sleep related problems. Sleep study lab is available.
Headache: Headache might simple to many times difficult to treat and many times harbinger serious neurological problem. all types of headaches are evaluated and treated.
Dementia: Forgetfulness and behavioural problems, Alzheimer’s disease, fronto-temporal dementia etc treated regularly