DNB neurosurgery

Dr Anish Dixit asked 2 weeks ago

How is Drnb neurosurgery ( 6yrs course) , which hospitals are good in terms of hands on and teaching ?

3 Answers
Admin Staff answered 2 weeks ago

Read in detail about DrNB 6 year courses here : https://worldsurgeryforum.net/2021/10/dnb-mch-6year-courses.html

DNB Neurosurgery 6 year Course Review

Pros:

  • In a technological intensive specialty such as Neurosurgery, private hospitals can provide good exposure to it. The operation theatres are technologically fully equipped with Neuronavigation, High-end microscopes, C-Arm, O-arm, MRI Brain Operative Suite, Intraoperative USG,Neuromonitoring. All these are seldom available in majority of the government hospitals.
  • Oportunity to learn the principles from leading successful neurosurgeons who are in private practice

Cons: In the majority of the places where DNB is offered are Private institutes, so hands-on is restricted. Hands on usually includes a few steps in any procedure, otherwise mostly you are assisting.

Admin Staff answered 2 weeks ago

Training curriculum for DNB Neurosurgery 6 yrs course
 
1st Year
Posting in General Surgery to learn basic principles of
surgery, basic surgical skills, exposure to patients and
operative procedures in general surgery with rotation to
orthopedics /Plastic Surgery/ Pediatrics/ENT.
2nd – 3rd year

Posting in Neurosurgery.
Exposure to Basic Neurosciences (Neuroanatomy,
Neurophysiology, Neurochemistry, Neuropathology,
Neuropharmacology, Clinical Neurology), by way of didactic lectures, symposia, etc.
Patient care, history taking and neurological examination, case-sheet writing, preparing discharge summaries, supervised emergency calls, Academic activity. Neurology posting for 6 weeks during the second year. 3 weeks posting in neuro interventional lab.
4th to 6th Year

Overall in-charge of ward work, OPD, Emergency calls,
Academic activity, Posting in other Neurosurgical centre(s) for 2 months in the beginning of final year, assisting and managing operation theatres.
Desirable : 1 week Training in skill lab

Admin Staff answered 2 weeks ago

Preference wise Top Institutes/Hospitals offering DNB Neuro Surgery Courses 

  1. Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi-60
  2. Sri Sathya Sai Instt. of Higher Medical  Sciences White field, Bangalore- 66 Karnataka
  3. Medical Trust Hospital M. G. Road, KOCHI- 16 Kerala
  4. Sahyadri Speciality Hospital30-C,  Erandwane, Karve Road, Pune – 411004 Maharashtra
  5. Manipal Hospital98 Rustum Bagh, Airport Karnataka Road, Bangalore – 17
  6. Aster Medcity, Kutti  sahib Road, Near Kothas Bridge, South Chittoor P.KeralaO. Cheranalloor Kochi- 682027 Kerala
  7. P.D. Hinduja National Hospital and Medical  Research Centre, Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai-400016 Maharashtra
  8. Apollo Hospital 21 Greams lane, Off Tamil Nadu Greams Rd, Chennai – 06
  9. Narayana Hrudayalaya,258/A,  Bommasandra Industrial Area, Anekal  Taluk, Bangalore-560099 Karnataka
  10. Ruby Hall Clinic(Grant Medical  Foundation)40 Sassoon RoadPune – 411001 Maharashtra
  11. Indo American Hospital, Brain & Spine  Centre, Chemmanakary, Near Vaikom – 686143 Kerala
  12. Western India Institute of Neurosciences,  183/1, B, Nagala Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra
  13. Yashoda Hospital,Behind Hari Hara Kala  Bhawan, S.P. Road, Secunderabad – 500003 Telangana
  14. Meenakshi Mission Hosp. & Res. CentreLake Area, Melur Road, MADURAI- 625107Tamil Nadu
  15. MES Medical College & Hospital,Perinthalmanna, Palachode Post, Kolathur Via, Malappuram Dist. Kerala – 679338Kerala
  16. Apollo Hospital,Room No. 306, Office of the Director of Medical Education Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-500033, Telangana
  17. Yashoda Super Speciality HospitalRaj  Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad- 500082 Telangana
  18. BGS Global Hospital, 67, Uttrahalli Road, Karnataka Kengeri, Bangalore-560060
  19. Fortis Hospitals 154/9, Opp. IIMB  Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore – 560076 Karnataka
  20. The Voluntary Health Services & Medical Centre, Adyar, CHENNAI – 600113 Tamil Nadu
  21. Alluri Sita Ramaraju Academy of Medical Sciences (ASRAM)ASRAM Hospital, Andhra Pradesh Malkapuram PO, NH-5,Eluru, West Godavari Dist-534004,
  22. Shri Balaji Institute of Neuro Sciences and Trauma, Hosur-Unkal Road, Behind KSRTC Depot, Vidyanagar, Hubli- 580021, Karnataka
  23. Sakra World Hospital(A Unit of Takshasila Hospitals Operating Private Limited)No. 52/2, 52/3, Devarabeesanahalli, VarthurHobli, Bangalore – 560103Karnataka
  24. Yashoda Super Speciality  HospitalNalgonda X Road, Malakpet, Telangana Hyderabad-500036
  25. Virinchi HospitalDoor No. 6-3-2,3 3/1 Road No 1, Banjara Hills, Telangana Virinchi Circle, Hyderabad – 500034
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