NEUROLOGY

Medcross Hospital of Neurosciences is regarded as one of the best neurology and neurosurgery hospitals in Zambia with a legacy of innovation and excellence. Ably assisted by the latest Neuro-Radiology services, Neuro-Intensive Care Facilities, and Medical and Radiation Oncology services, our Neurologists and Neurosurgeons achieve outcomes in neurological disease & treatments matching those of the leading institutions across the globe. The department of neurosurgery at Medcross Hospital in Zambia is well equipped to treat all the neurological diseases including stroke, headache, epilepsy, coma, neuropathies, multiple sclerosis, myopathies, Parkinson's disease, Myasthenia Gravis, and many more, establishing it as one of the best hospitals for neurosurgery treatment in Zambia. Neurosurgery a branch of surgery involved with brain injury, spine, and nerves, is a key specialty at Medcross hospital. Our neurosurgery doctors treat neurological diseases such as brain injury or diseases, head injury, spinal injury, brain tumors, spinal tumors, brain hemorrhage, hydrocephalus, nerve injuries, tumors, disc prolapse or herniation, spinal dislocation, unstable spine, congenital malformations like atlantoaxial dislocation, spinal dysraphism, etc. Treatment of seizures or epilepsy as well as modern treatments for movement disorders like Parkinson's disease is further specializations. More than 1000 major neurosurgeries are being carried out every year. Our neurologists will check for complex neurology diseases and conditions of the patient and provide treatment based on the observation. Today, Neuroanaesthesia, Neurosurgical intensive care, and Neuro-imaging technology have advanced so much that mortality has significantly reduced and functional outcomes have improved tremendously. Minimally invasive techniques help decrease the mortality and morbidity associated with surgery. With a team led by some of the best neurosurgeons in Zambia, preservation of all functions, good cosmetic outcome, shorter hospital stay, and avoiding pain and discomfort are considered as important as saving a patient's life. The integrated team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro anesthetists, neuro physicians, and intensivists along with rehabilitation specialists are dedicated to this goal.