brain surgery

Nairobi hospital staff suspended after performing brain surgery on wrong patient

Nairobi hospital staff suspended after performing brain surgery on wrong patient

As per reports, the patient in question is 'progressing well'.

Mar 05, 2018, 16:02 PM IST
Patient watches Baahubali as doctors perform brain surgery at Guntur Hospital

Patient watches Baahubali as doctors perform brain surgery at Guntur Hospital

Doctors in a Guntur multi-speciality hospital conducted a critical brain tumour surgery while making the patient watch the blockbuster magnum opus.

Oct 04, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
US man plays saxophone while doctors remove brain tumour

US man plays saxophone while doctors remove brain tumour

Although the tumour was not cancerous, it was located in a region that is known to be important for music function.

Sep 04, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
This Bengaluru man plays guitar as surgeons burn his brain to correct neurological disorder

This Bengaluru man plays guitar as surgeons burn his brain to correct neurological disorder

As per a report in Times of India, the 32-year-old techie-turned-musician played the instrument on the operation table even as surgeons 'burned' his brain to correct a neurological disorder.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
This new robotic drill can perform brain surgery in just 2.5 minutes

This new robotic drill can perform brain surgery in just 2.5 minutes

The new computer-driven robotic drill has been developed at the University of Utah and can make a type of complex cranial surgery 50 times faster than standard procedures.

May 24, 2017, 22:22 PM IST
Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

Indian surgeons perform complex brain surgery on Ghanaian patient with Arteriovenous Malformation

The challenging surgery, which took eight hours, was performed by surgeons at Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road in Bengaluru. 

May 12, 2017, 10:24 AM IST

Rob Thomas' wife doing good post brain surgery

Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas says his wife Marisol Maldonado is on the mend after undergoing brain surgery last week.

Sep 19, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Brazilian man sings, plays guitar during brain surgery as doctors remove tumor

A Brazilian man set an example for people around the world as he sang and played guitar while having brain surgery.

Jun 08, 2015, 08:50 AM IST

Robotic technology to assist brain surgery

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi will soon set up robotic technology which will assist a broad range of surgical interventions to treat Parkinson and Epilepsy, brain tumours, haemorrhagic strokes and endoscopic surgery of the brain.

Feb 16, 2015, 20:56 PM IST
Holmes and English share lead at Torrey Pines

Holmes and English share lead at Torrey Pines

Brain surgery survivor J.B. Holmes joined overnight leader Harris English atop the Farmers Insurance Open leaderboard following the third round at Torrey Pines on Saturday.

Feb 08, 2015, 16:22 PM IST
Mila Kunis wants to learn brain surgery

Mila Kunis wants to learn brain surgery

“Jupiter Ascending” actress Mila Kunis is keen to pick up a new skill and learn how to become a brain surgeon.

Feb 07, 2015, 11:00 AM IST
Roma`s Leandro ​Castan set for brain surgery

Roma`s Leandro ​Castan set for brain surgery

Roma defender Leandro Castan will undergo neurosurgery next month after complaining of dizziness during a Serie A match.

Nov 21, 2014, 09:51 AM IST

Now, less invasive brain surgery through cheek

  A new research has revealed that the brain surgery through the cheek can make the treatment of severe epilepsy less invasive and dangerous.

Oct 16, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Mother agrees to donate organs of brain dead son

A grief stricken mother of a 30-year-old software engineer who was declared brain dead after a road accident has decided to donate her son's organs to help the ones in need.  

Sep 13, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Zayn Malik`s 3-year-old cousin fighting for life

Singer Zayn Malik`s three-year-old cousin Arshiya is fighting for her life in a hospital after undergoing brain surgery.

Aug 09, 2014, 11:22 AM IST

J.B. Holmes completes long road back to top

Nearly three years after undergoing brain surgery, J.B. Holmes completed the long journey back to the top when he won the $6.9 million Wells Fargo Championship on Sunday.

May 05, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

US doctor walks 10 km in snow to perform brain surgery

Where there is a will, there is a way, an old adage was proved by a US surgeon who walked nearly 10 kilometres through snow to perform a life-saving brain surgery.

Jan 30, 2014, 15:50 PM IST

My prayers with Schumacher: Bill Clinton

Former United States president Bill Clinton said that his prayers were with Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher as the former driver battles for his life in Grenoble, France.

Dec 31, 2013, 17:56 PM IST

US man plays guitar during own brain surgery

A Los Angeles man shocked the world when he strummed his one-of-a-kind handmade guitar for six hours during his own brain surgery as doctors performed their work.

Jul 11, 2013, 18:07 PM IST

Hrithik Roshan undergoes successful brain surgery

Hrithik Roshan underwent surgery on Sunday to remove an old blood clot on the brain surface and the operation went off smoothly.

Jul 08, 2013, 09:10 AM IST