Neurosurgeon in Cochin

Dr Tharun Krishna B S

MBBS, D.ORTHO, MS (GENSURG), M.CH (NEUROSURG), IFAANS

Work Experience

12 yrs+

Registration No

22125

Language

English, हिंदी, മലയാളം

Location

Apollo Adlux Hospital

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Neurooncology (Brain/Spine tumors) 
  • Skull Base Surgery  
  • Cerebrovascular Surgery (Aneurysms and AVMs) 
  • Neuroendoscopy (ETVs, Pituitary Surgery) 
  • Functional Neurosurgery (Neuromodulation – DBS, Neurolesioning, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Rhizotomy, Awake Craniotomy) 
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (GammaKinfe, CyberKnife) 
  • Spine Surgery – Minimally Invasive and Open 
  • Interventional Pain Management (Radiofrequency Lesioning) 

Work Experience

  • Aster MIMS, Kannur (2019) 
  • University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg, South Africa (2013-2018) 
  • Medanta The Medcity, New Delhi NCR (2011-2013) 
  • Apollo Bramwell Hospital, Mauritius (2009-2011) 
  • Faculty Member of the Department of Neurosciences of the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa) and of the University of Kerala 
 

Awards and Achievements

  • CEOs Award for Best Performing Department (Neurosurgery – North West Province, South Africa) 
  • Best Paper Award (one of the five awardees) at the 4th South Asian Neurosurgical Congress (SANC) 2007, New Delhi, for paper titled “Fusiform Aneurysms of Cerebral Vasculature: Contentions and Dilemmas in Management” 
  • Second Prize for Posters for poster titled “Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma: Apropos of an Unusual Location” at ASICON 2004 - Annual Conference of Association of Surgeons of India (ASSI), Hyderabad 
 

Research and Publications

  • “Disseminated Hemangioblastamatosis – A Vexed issue of Therapeutic Choices” – at 3rd Asian Leksell GammaKnife Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan 
  • “Endoportal Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion – Functional Derivatives from A Six Year Series” –  at SANC 2012, Kathmandu, Nepal 
  • “Clinico-Pathologic Perspective on Giant Intra-spinal Tumors - A 5 Year Series” –  at Midterm Conference of Neurological Society of India - Kerala Chapter, Cochin 
  • “Fusiform Aneurysms of Cerebral Vasculature: Contentions and Dilemmas in Management” - the 4th South Asian Neurosurgical Congress, 2007, New Delhi 
  • “Post-op Angios in Aneurysm Surgery” – at Annual Conference of Neurological Society of India - Kerala Chapter, Cochin, 2006 
  • “Endoscope Assisted Neurosurgery” – Mid-Term Conference of Neurological Society of India - Kerala Chapter, Kottayam, Kerala, 2006 
  • “Sporadic Brainstem Hemangioblastomas” - Annual Conference of Neurological Society of India, Sri Chitral Tirunal Institute, Trivandrum, Kerala 
  • “Endoscopic Management of Colloid Cysts” – Mid-Term Conference of Neurological Society of India - Kerala Chapter, Thrissur, Kerala, 2005 
 

Professional Memberships and Certifications

Fellowship In:-
  • Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (Taiwan) 
  • Skull Base Surgery (USA) 
  • Spine Surgery (Germany) 
  • BLS,ATLS
Memberships:
  • International Fellow – American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) 
  • International Member – European Association of Neurological Societies (EANS) 
  • International Member – North American Spine Society (NASS)  
  • Life Member, Neurological Society of India (NSI)  
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