Brain and Nerve Surgery

Liv Hospital Brain and Nerve Surgery (Neurosurgery) Clinic; The diagnosis and treatment of brain and nervous system diseases in both adult and pediatric patients are performed. Our clinic; advanced applications that require high technology and experience are also performed perfectly.

At Liv Hospital; With the expert staff and technological infrastructure required by the complex surgeries, quality and safe health service is provided with world class equipment.

Ideal Treatment with Oncology Council

At Liv Hospital Brain and Nerve Surgery Clinic; The histopathological evaluations are microscopically examined and applied as well as immunohistochemical panels consisting of 9-14 subunits. The results are discussed at weekly tumor councils with neurosurgery, oncology, neuroradiology and pathology specialists. In this way, the patient is given the ideal treatment scheme after surgery; radiotherapy and chemotherapy such as the need for additional treatment methods are determined.

High Success in Complex Diseases

Considering the quality and degree of difficulty, most of the surgeries are complex brain and spinal cord tumors, aneurysm, hemifacial spasm, trigeminal neuralgia, Parkinson’s disease and dystonia. In addition, approaches to diseases in general neurosurgery (brain and neurosurgery) practice are also performed.

At Liv Hospital Neurosurgery Clinic; infection and complication rate were determined as 0 percent in the last year.

Superior Hardware

At our clinic; the risk of loss of neurological function is minimized by performing electrophysiological monitoring in the required cases. All cranial cases are monitored on the first day after the operation with the joint approach of the neurosurgery and intensive care team in the intensive care unit arranged in single bed isolated rooms. Usually, the patient is transferred to his room the next day and discharged for the safest and most accurate period.

In most cases, blood transfusion was not required during or after surgery. Experienced teamwork and advanced technological equipment play an important role in obtaining these results.

In the preoperative evaluation and postoperative follow-up of pediatric patients, the pediatric department of our hospital plays an active role and patients are followed up with pediatric specialists as long as they are hospitalized.

General and Complex Surgical Applications at the Clinic

  • Disc hernias, degenerative spine diseases
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Congenital malformations
  • Surgical treatment of complex brain and spinal cord tumors
  • Surgical treatments for vascular malformations such as aneurysms, cavernomas and AVM
  • Surgical treatment of movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, tremor and dystonia and advanced surgery for epilepsy are performed.

Tumor Council

At Liv Hospital Cancer Center; every Thursday, the Tumor Council, formed by a combination of physicians specialized in different disciplines, is approached with a multidisciplinary perspective. In this council, physicians apply personalized treatments to their cases.

Today, the chances of success in cancer vary according to the patient, the type of cancer and the treatment modality applied. Personalized multidimensional diagnosis and treatment is the most important step in this regard; In the presentation of treatment options, physicians from different disciplines come together and decide on the most appropriate treatment for the patient, which is vital for cancer patients.

Brain and Nerve Surgery