DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY
LIAQUAT NATIONAL HOSPITAL
The Department of Neurosurgery is a centre of excellence for the surgical and non-surgical evaluation and treatment of the full range of adult nervous system diseases, including those affecting the brain, its blood vessels and covering, spine and spinal cord and the peripheral nerves. The department strives to provide patient care in a personalized, compassionate and accommodating manner. It has the distinction of being one of the busiest and technologically advanced neurosurgical units of the country. It is also one of the major referral centres for complicated neurosurgical cases from all over the country.
We cater to all types of spinal surgeries, spinal disorders, spinal cord injuries and the removal of obstructions.
MINIMALLY INVASIVE SPINAL SURGERY
The Neurosurgery Department at Liaquat National Hospital, Karachi, specialize in minimally invasive spine surgeries. The advancement in technology has benefited our patients immensely. Surgical materials, nerve monitoring, and computer-aided navigation have improved significantly recently.
ENDOSCOPIC TRANSSPHENOIDAL PITUITARY SURGERY
Pituitary adenomas are benign tumors that may originate from any of the native cell types in the anterior gland. There are two primary modes of presentation of pituitary tumor. Benign symptoms of a mass lesion, evidence of over underproduction of the hormones.
We provide comprehensive emergency services for all cranio-spinal tumors, hemorrhages and vascular abnormalities including aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs).
PROF. SALMAN SHARIF
It is an absolute honor to have this opportunity to host the Karachi Spine 2017 and Minimally Invasive Skull Base Course in February 2017.
DR. SALMAN FARIDI
Liaquat National Hospital & Medical College has always been in the forefront in organizing educational activities and interactive and public awareness sessions.