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“India is poor but Indians need not get poor treatment" Bharat Ratna Prof. C N R Rao at inaugural event Eminent scientist Prof C N R Rao launched India's first center of excellence for stroke and spine at the Brains-Sparsh Neuro Spine Centre on Infantry Road in Bangalore on September 16. This is the first facility in India to be equipped with the leading-edge Ziehm mobile fluoroscopy machine. “I am happy that Brains is pursuing…
A 70-year-old lady came to us complaining of sudden onset of severe headache, which she described as the worst in her life on August 3, 2017. A CT Scan revealed subarachnoid hemorrhage (leaking of blood into the cerebro spinal fluid at the base of the brain). A cerebral angiography traced the leakage to a ballooning part of brain artery called basilar artery. The location of this ballooning (aneurysm) is so critical that open surgery is…
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 15:36

Golden Hour Officially Launched

Time for Golden Hour Life-saving service officially launched: Over the last several months a large team of handpicked experts have been working quietly behind the scenes to build Golden Hour, a unique city-wide system designed provide prompt and appropriate life-saving care to people hit by medical emergencies. On Sunday, August 5, the service was officially launched at a landmark event at the Chowdiah Memorial Hall in Bangalore in the presence of leaders from across cultural,…
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 18:26

Dr Venkataramana felicitated

Dr N K Venkataramana, the Chief Neurosurgeon & Founder of BRAINS, was felicitated at a glittering function in Bangalore organised by the Pratibha Puraskara Veedike under the auspices of the Telugu Vignana Samithi. Every year, this organisation honours an individual who has made an extraordinary contribution to society in a particular domain. This year, the domain of choice was medical and healthcare. The event was attended by a distinguished list of guests including business leaders,…
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 09:20

Brains launches a trust to aid the poor

The Gurushri Seva trust, started by Brains, is a compassionate endeavour to extend financial aid to poor patients for advanced life-saving treatment. In essence, this uniquely humane initiative has a simple and noble purpose: to extend monetary support to the treatment of abjectly poor patients who would otherwise have no hope of survival: patients stricken with morbid neuro conditions that call for specialised care, which they cannot hope to afford or access. The Trust will…
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 08:36

Six eventful months at Brains

The Brains Neuro-Spine Centre has completed six months of providing the Gold Standard in neuro and spine care at its state-of-the-art centre at the Sparsh hospital in the heart of Bangalore. The last six months at this boutique facility have been abuzz with a slew of new initiatives aimed at enhanced and personalised patient care including specialty clinics for serious neurological conditions like Parkinson's. This eventful period witnessed the inauguration of a 24/7 spine and…
As part of its mission to offer Gold Standard neuro and spine care, Brains has acquired an advanced surgical microscope from Leica GmbH, a Germany-based world-leading manufacturer of high technology precision imaging equipment. The world over microsurgery, enabled by such advanced microscopes, has redefined neurosurgery, making it much safer and infinitely more precise. The neurosurgery microscope acquired by Brains is a marvel of engineering and ergonomics, combining high-quality customizable optics and brilliant illumination with a…
The Lodge United Services No 58 graciously donated a fogging machine to Brains for disinfecting its clinics, ambulances and patient utility areas. The gear is already in use and is proving to be of great value to patients of medical emergencies in particular. Fogging machines are universally used in health care facilities to rapidly decontaminate and disinfect critical care and treatment areas. In a letter, Dr N K Venkataramana, Founder & Chief Neurosurgeon Brains( Neuro-Spine…
More than a 100 family physicians learned about the latest advances in the management and treatment of stroke and spinal problems at the first edition of the Brains Continuous Medical Education (CME) programme on April 23.… The event was organised by Brains in affiliation with the Family Physicians Association in Bangalore as part of its comprehensive knowledge sharing agenda, designed to keep its doctors on the cutting edge of neuro and spine care. At the…
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