initial five years with Prof. B. Ramamurthi, I went abroad and worked
in Dublin and various centers in England. I obtained F.R.C.S and Diplomate
of National Board during my stay in England.
On my return to India in 1993, I joined Apollo hospital,
Chennai (Madras) as a consultant Neurosurgeon and started Aneurismal
surgery, anterior approaches to the spines, Transoral and
Transnaso-sphenoidal procedures in the city of Madras (Chennai) on a
I was refused admission to neurosurgical post graduate
course in Madras for years, at a time when it was one of the easiest things
for a medical graduate. That, perhaps, was the reason for my going abroad
and certainly is the reason for this site.
This is a collection of lecture notes by various
contributors. I do not think references really help the readers; instead, I
have provided a search engine for Evidence based information
thanks to Google, with a collection of premier Neurological
journals at the end of each chapter. I do hope it will be of help to the
'Only union of
Medicine and Surgery constitutes the complete doctor;
the doctor who lacks
the knowledge of one of these branches is like a bird with only one
- Sushrutha...ancient Indian Surgeon (click for his legacy).
I started this site in mid 2001 with frequent updates since;
I still have some more to add. You may review how it was thru'
I thank my friends for helping me host this site.
Thanks for visiting.