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Dr. M. Jayasree, Thursday, November 7, 2019

Head injuries are usually caused by accidents, sports or during recreational activities.These injuries can disrupt the activities of the entire body. Brain is a vital organ in the body and when damaged can affect the mental status of a person.

A person with a head injury should be immediately attended by a best neurosurgeon doctor in Hyderabad in the first few hours of the injury in case it is delayed the complications too will multiply. The head injuries or the Traumatic Brain Injuries(TBI) are categorised into different types :

  • Concussion: It’s the most common injury that is caused when a person is in some sports and two athletes collide or is hit by sporting equipment.
  • Contusion: A bruise in the brain that leads to swelling.
  • Hematoma: Internal Bleeding in the brain.
  • Skull fracture: Another injury that affects the brain.

Head injury surgery centres in Hyderabad say that sporting activities like cycling, basketball, football, baseball, softball, playground activities and soccer are known to cause some sort of Head injury. If you notice any of the below mentioned symptoms you should take an appointment with a top neurosurgery specialist in India and rule out any complications further.

  • Headache and memory loos
  • Depression and dizziness
  • Nausea and sensitivity to light
  • Blurred vision and feeling tired
  • Trouble concentrating
  • Forgetfulness

If you notice any of the below conditions which is worse than a concussion then he needs immediate treatment at the best neurosurgery hospitals in India. It includes:

  • Fracture in the skull
  • Blood oozing out of nose, ears and mouth
  • Changes in the size of the pupils
  • Low blood pressure
  • Bruises on the face
  • Changes in the face
  • Loss of smell, taste, hearing and vision
  • Unable to move the limbs
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Low Breathing rate
  • Severe headache
  • Vomiting
  • Swelling on the injury

Treatment :

When a person notices his co- athlete not responding or reacting after having a head injury you should immediately take him off the field and put him under medical care. It is observed that most of the sports-related deaths are due to traumatic brain injuries. The specialist would want to study your responses and concur on the kind of treatment you may need. Here are a few things he would do which include:

  • Overnight stay in the hospital
  • X-ray to check for a skull fracture or a spine injury
  • CT scan or an MRI
  • Surgery in case of a severe injury to avoid swelling or internal bleeding

Even after retiring to his regular routine he will be under observation to see if he is able to get back to his normal activities smoothly and incase of any other changes he would need further treatment.


A head injury treatment in Hyderabad is preferably done at KIMS as it has the best neurosurgeons who can conduct the surgery efficiently and the patient is monitored until he gets back to his normal routine. He is also advised time and now to make certain lifestyle changes through their rehabilitation programmes if necessary.



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