Skull Base Neurosurgery in Ludhiana, Punjab, Skull base tumors are also referred to as ‘Cranial base tumors’. It is categorized as the most challenging and complex tumor to treat. Dr. Jhawar uses advanced diagnostic technology because of the location where the tumor is present. The expertise of our doctor has made him the best neurosurgeon in Punjab.
Our doctor will offer you a full range of improved surgical treatments for skull disorders. We aim to provide the patient with the latest treatment to improve their quality of life. With 15 years of experience and extensive training, Dr. Jhawar reviews every case and provides customized treatment for every case.
Skull Base Surgical Treatment Options
Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Surgical Techniques
Many skull base disorders, especially pituitary tumors are removed through a surgical approach or through the sinus cavity which is referred to as the endonasal method. Neurosurgeons and ENT will perform this minimally invasive method.
Dr. Jhawar is well-aware of the latest navigation optic and the surgical method by making small incisions to take away skull base tumors. Such improved and effective treatment limits the need to make changes in the normal structure or manipulate the brain. Final results are denoted with improved patient condition and safety throughout the treatment.
Advanced Microscopic, Laser and Ultrasonic Techniques
Our neuro doctor in Ludhiana carries out the advanced microscopic, ultrasound, and laser method on specific tumor types, especially those that are present deep inside the skull base. Within a specific time, the surgeon will remove the tumor, limit the damage, reduce the complications, less use of anesthesia, and the damage to surrounding brain & nerve tissue is reduced.
Restorative and Reconstructive Facial and Skull Base Surgery
Our dedicated neuro doctor will improve the patient’s health by correcting the cosmetic and functional elements. The restorative techniques include:
- Nerve and muscle grafting
- Microvascular reconstruction
- Facial reanimation
- Soft tissue restoration
All of them are carried out by the neurosurgeon during the treatment plan and improving the results.
Open Skull Surgery
If needed, the neuro physician will perform open skull surgery. During this approach, incisions are made in the skull and facial area. The surgeon may remove the bone parts so that the tumor area is accessible and removal is possible. To perform the surgery with precision, advanced imaging is used by the doctor.
Radiosurgery is one of the latest approaches in which radiation beams are ionized to target the tumor area. By doing so, it will make sure that the surrounding area is not affected by the radiation. This approach is considered along with surgical resection or stand-alone therapy. If the tumor cannot be treated with a surgical approach, then radiosurgery is the preferred choice.
The neurosurgeon ensures that radiation therapy is conducted by delivering precise doses of radiation, so that surrounding normal tissues are not affected.
In some cases of skull base disorder like tumors, the need for surgery is not considered. In this situation, the doctor will closely monitor your situation and determine whether the tumor grows or not.
Our neurologist is always on his toes, to serve the patients with advanced treatment. He is the leader and has been a part of the many clinical trials to discover new treatments and new technologies. Your doctor will let you know if you qualify to be a part of the research study.
Schedule your consultation!
Delaying even a single second can prove fatal for your health. If you are diagnosed with skull base tumors and want to know more, what treatment approach will work the best, then book your initial consultation with our doctor right away.