Dr. M. Balamurugan

Dr. M. Balamurugan

22 years of experience

DNB - Neurosurgery || MBBS

Dr. M. Balamurugan is a reputed Neurosurgeon in Chennai with over 22 years of experience. He has pursued his DNB - Neurosurgery from DNB board, New Delhi in 1998 and MBBS from Madras University, Chenai, India in 1993. He currently practices at Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital in Teynampet(Chennai) and Apollo Hospital in Greams Road(Chennai). He holds membership of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Member of Neurological Society of India, Member Congress of Neurological Surgeons and Member American Academy of Neurological Surgeons.

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Dr. M. Balamurugan is registered as a Medical Practitioner at Tamil Nadu Medical Council since 1993. Registration Number - 51977

Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital

Teynampet, Chennai

New Number-6, Old Number-24, Cenotaph Road,

Mon-Sat

9:00 am - 10:00 am

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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₹ 800

Apollo Hospital

Greams Road, Chennai

21/22 Greams Lane, Thousand Lights, Off Greams Road,

Mon-Sat

10:00 am - 10:45 am

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₹ 1000

Services (14)

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Brain Dural Arteriovenous Fistula Embolization
When a fistula forms between an artery and a vein within the dura, it is called Brain Dural Arteriovenous Fistula (BDAF)

Spinal And Cerebral Tumor Embolization
Tumor Embolization Is A Procedure That Can Be Performed Prior To A Planned Surgically Removing Part Or All Of A Tissue, Structure, Or Organ.

Carotid Cavernous Fistula Treatment
The Treatment With Embolization Involves Placing Small Platinum Coils Where The Abnormal Connection Is, Which Separates The Blood Flow Of The Carotid Arteries From That Of The Veins.

Brain Aneurysm Treatment
Surgical clipping or endovascular coiling or a flow diverter can be used to seal off an unruptured brain aneurysm and help prevent a future rupture.

Peripheral Nerve
Peripheral Nerves Are The Links Between Your Brain And Spinal Cord And The Rest Of Your Body, A Nerve Injury Can Affect Your Brain's Ability To Communicate With Your Muscles And Organs.

Peripheral Neuro Surgery
It is section of plastic surgery that involves cutting-edge surgical to treat pain caused by injury and/or compression of nerves.

Petrosal Sinus Sampling
Inferior Petrosal Sinus Sampling (Ipss) Is An Invasive Procedure In Which Acth Levels Are Sampled Which Can Help To Establish On Which Side Of The Pituitary Gland The Tumor Is Located.

Foot Drop
Foot Drop Is An Abnormality In The Manner Of Walking In Which The Dropping Of The Forefoot Happens Due To Weakness, Irritation Or Damage To The Common Fibular Nerve Including The Sciatic Nerve Or Paralysis Of The Muscles In The Anterior Portion Of The Lower Leg.

Brain Aneurysm Coiling
Endovascular coiling is a procedure performed to block blood flow into an aneurysm (a weakened area in the wall of an artery).

Csf Rhinorrhoea Repair Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (Csf) Rhinorrhea Has Been Reported To Be Spontaneous Or Secondary To Head Trauma, Surgery, Neoplastic Invasion, Congenital Malfor- Mations; The Most Common Causes Being Post-Traumatic According To Some Authors And Iatrogenic According To Others.

Pediatric Neurosurgery
Branch of surgical treatment for children with brain tumors, anomalies of the brain, spinal cord, skull deformities and spinal deformities.

Carotid Body Tumour Embolization
A Carotid Body Tumor, Also Known As A Chemodectoma Or Paraganglioma, Is A Tumor Located On The Side Of The Neck.

Nerve And Muscle Disorders Brain Arteriovenous Fistula Embolization

Field of Expertise (1)

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graduation Academic Qualifications (2) View more View less

  • DNB board, New Delhi

    DNB - Neurosurgery

    1998

  • Madras University, Chenai, India

    MBBS

    1993

mountain Experience (1) View more View less

  • Consultant

    Apollo Hospitals

identity-card Memberships (4) View more View less

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Member of Neurological Society of India
  • Member Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member American Academy of Neurological Surgeons