Brain aneurysm repair
A brain aneurysm is a bulge in the blood vessels of the brain. The repair
consists of inserting a metal clip that will prevent a rupture and bleeding into
Chronic subdural hematoma
A chronic subdural hematoma is a collection of blood between the brain and the
dura. Surgery involves drilling small holes on the skull to facilitate the
drainage of blood and relieve pressure.
Lumbar puncture or spinal tap is a procedure in which a small sample of the
cerebrospinal fluid is taken to diagnose disorders of the central nervous system
like epilepsy, meningitis, or multiple sclerosis.
Vertebral augmentation is a series of minimally invasive procedures that help
stabilize the spine after vertebral compression fractures. The most common
procedures are vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty.