07 November 2023 | News
A significant advancement in minimally invasive neurosurgery
Amrita Hospital, Kochi has launched Kerala's first Centre for Neuro Endoscopy, known as the Amrita Centre for Neuro Endoscopy (ACNE) for patients suffering from neurological and neurosurgical conditions.
The centre brings together a dedicated team of experts from various specialties, including skull base endoscopy, cranial endoscopy, spine endoscopy, robotic endoscopy, and paediatric endoscopy, to provide comprehensive care in the field of endoscopic neurosurgery. The centre's specialisation within each division ensures highly targeted and effective treatments, promising the best possible outcomes for patients.
The establishment of the Amrita Centre for Neuro Endoscopy (ACNE) marks a significant milestone in healthcare. It is the first Neuro-Endoscopy Centre in Kerala to provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services and aims to become a leading source for these services.
The hospital aims to revolutionise deformative surgery by introducing advanced neuro endoscopy techniques, providing patients with improved, less invasive treatment options. This approach enhances patient outcomes, accelerates recovery, and minimizes risks, elevating specialized medical care.
The collaboration between the Department of Neurosurgery, ENT, and Head and Neck Department has set an exemplary standard of care for brain and head and neck disorders treated through endoscopy. Amrita Hospital in Kochi is one of the few hospitals in India that has established a dedicated centre for Neuro and Endoscopy surgeries.