Neurosurgery, or neurological surgery, is the specialty concerned with the conservative and surgical management of  disorders affecting any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, Spinal column, peripheral nerves, and cerebrovascular system.

Neurosurgery unit of CMC is consisting of highly skilled and experienced professional in treating neurological conditions and beside diagnosing neurological diseases, the team has successfully operated number of surgical cases, and CMC neurosurgery unit is the one of the preferred institutes among people of regional area of Nepal.


The range of traumatic injuries treated in neurosurgery unit of CMC are:

• Epilepsy.

• Cerebral stroke.

• Traumatic brain injury.

• Migraine and chronic headache.

• Spinal cord injury.

• Brain and spinal infections.

• Brain and spinal tumors

• Meningiomas

• Low back pain.

• Spina Bifida.

Procedures performed in the Department of Neuro-surgery:

• Craniotomy

• Burr Hole

• Brain Tumor Surgery

• Aneurysm Clipping

• Ventriculo peritoneal Shunt

• Lumbo- peritoneal Shunt

• Laminectomy.

Dr. Ajit Shrestha

Dr. Ganesh Adhikari


Ongoing Research