Dr. Prahraj S

Dr. Prahraj S

32 years of experience

DNB - Neurology || MCh - Neuro Surgery || MS - General Surgery || MBBS

Dr. Prahraj S is a renowned Neurosurgeon in Bangalore. He has 32 years of experience in medical field. He has been awarded Neurosurgical Update for Young Neurosurgeons of Asia? at Osaka, Japan - 1998 award and Best Paper Award at British Neurological Research Conference in Chollerford, UK - award. He has completed his DNB - Neurology from National Board Of Examination in 1992, MCh - Neuro Surgery from Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum in 1992, MS - General Surgery from G R MEDICAL COLLEGE, GWALIOR in 1988, MBBS from G R MEDICAL COLLEGE and GWALIOR in 1985. He is a prominent member of Neurological Society of India, Neuro-Otological Society India and Asian Congress of Neurosurgeons.

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Dr. Prahraj S is registered as a Medical Practitioner at Karnataka Medical Council since 2009. Registration Number - 85488

Services (44)

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Video Eeg
Video-electroencephalography (EEG) monitoring is a diagnostic technique commonly used in patients with epilepsy.

Vertigo Treatment
Vertigo means is the feeling of a sense that your environment is spinning. It is a form of dizziness. 

Vertebroplasty is a minimally invasive spinal procedure that involves an injection of bone cement through a small hole in the skin into a fractured vertebra

Vascular Surgery
Vascular surgery is a surgical subspecialty in which diseases of the vascular system, or arteries, veins, and lymphatic circulation, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction.

Insomnia Treatment
Treatment For Insomnia Consists Of Improving Sleep Habits, Behaviour Therapy And Identifying And Treating Underlying Causes. Sleeping Pills May Also Be Used, But Should Be Monitored For Side Effects.

Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt
This Condition Occurs When Excess Cerebrospinal Fluid (Csf) Collects In The Brain's Ventricles. These Shunt Systems Drain Excess Fluid From The Brain To Another Part Of The Body.

Fibromyalgia Treatment
The treatment used for treating widespread muscle pain and tenderness at specific points of the body.

Sleep Disorder Treatment
The treatment of various sleep related disorders by medication or by certain lifestyle changes.

Epilepsy Treatment
The Treatment Method Used To Treat Excessive And Abnormal Brain Cell Activity.

Spinal Tap
The Removal Of Fluid From The Spine In The Lower Back Through A Hollow Needle, Usually Done For Diagnostic Purposes.

Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement
The Procedure Involved Replacing The Cervical Disc With An Artificial One.

Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
The Endoscope Is Guided Through A Small Incision In The Wrist Or At The Wrist And Palm. During Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, The Transverse Carpal Ligament Is Cut.

Pituitary Diseases
Pituitary Diseases are conditions caused by too much or too little of one or more of the hormones produced by the pituitary gland.

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.

Dementia Treatment
People have dementia when they have cognitive impairment and lose their ability to perform daily functions, such as taking their medication, paying bills and driving safely.

Paralysis Is The Loss Of Muscle Function In Part Of Your Body.

Multiple Sclerosis Treatment
Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Is Done With The Help Of Medication And Physiotherapy To Suppress The Immune System That Eats Away The Protecting Covering Of Nerves.

Lumbar Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar radiofrequency neurotomy is a type of injection procedure used to treat facet joint pain that originates in the spine joints of the lower back.

Laminectomy Is A Surgical Procedure To Remove The Back Of One Or More Vertebrae(Lamina), Usually To Give Access To The Spinal Cord Or To Relieve Pressure On Nerves.

Cerebrovascular Surgery
It Refers To Specialized Surgery On The Blood Vessels That Supply Blood To The Brain

Cervical Posterior Foraminotomy
It Is A Surgery Performed To Remove Bone And/or Portions Of A Diseased Or Herniated Disc To Relieve Neck And Arm Pain.

Skull Base Surgery
It is a minimally invasive surgical technique for evaluating, diagnosing and treating benign or cancerous growths located on the underside of the brain, the base of the skull and the upper vertebrae.

Vascular Brain Diseases
It is a Brain disease, connected with blood vessel in the brain which are damaged and the brain tissue is injured.

Interspinous Process Decompression
Interspinous Process Decompression, Or Ipd, Is A Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedure In Which An Implant Is Placed Between The Spinous Processes Of The Symptomatic Disc Levels.

Total Disc Replacement
In this surgical procedure, degenerated intervertebral discs in the spinal column are replaced with artificial devices in the lumbar or cervical spine

Functional Sclerotherapy
Functional Sclerotherapy Is A Procedure Used To Treat Blood Vessels Or Blood Vessel Malformations (Vascular Malformations) And Also Those Of The Lymphatic System.

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.

Epilepsy Surgery
Epilepsy Surgery Is A Procedure To Remove Or Alter An Area Of The Brain Where The Problem Originates.

Deep Brain Stimulation
Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a neurosurgical procedure involving the placement of a medical device called a neurostimulator (sometimes referred to as a 'brain pacemaker'), which sends electrical impulses, through implanted electrodes, to specific targets in the brain (brain nuclei) for the treatment of movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease, essential tremor, and dystonia.

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.

Brain Suite
Brainsuite Is A Collection Of Image Analysis Tools Designed To Process Magnetic Resonance Images (Mri) Of The Human Head.

Brain Surgery
Brain Surgery Is A Medical Procedure That Involves Repairing Structural Problems In The Brain.

Brain Mapping
Brain Mapping Attempts To Provide A Complete Picture Of The Brain's Structure.

Brain Aneursym Surgery
Brain Aneurysm Surgery is a surgical procedure used to treat a bulging blood vessel in the brain that's at risk of rupturing or tearing open.

Acl Reconstruction
Acl Reconstruction Is The Surgical Tissue Graft Replacement Of The Anterior Cruciate Ligament, Located In The Knee.

Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
A ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt is a medical device that relieves pressure on the brain caused by fluid accumulation.

Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
A Spinal Cord Stimulator (Scs) Is A Device That Is Surgically Placed Under Your Skin And Sends A Mild Electric Current To Your Spinal Cord. Thin Wires Carry Current From A Pulse Generator To The Nerve Fibers Of The Spinal Cord.

Pet Scan
A Positron Emission Tomography (Pet) Scan Is An Imaging Test That Helps Reveal How Your Tissues And Organs Are Functioning.

Micro Endoscopic Discectomy
A Micro Endoscopic Discectomy is a minimally invasive procedure designed to relieve pain caused by a herniated disc pressing on a nerve root.

Lumbar Puncture
A lumbar puncture is performed in the lower back, in the lumbar region during which needle is inserted between two lumbar bones to remove a sample of cerebrospinal fluid.

Dekompressor Discectomy
A dekompressor discectomy is a procedure to remove the section of a herniated disc that is irritating a nerve and causing you pain. This is known as a minimally invasive procedure because the surgeon uses a small needle-like instrument guided by a fluoroscope instead of using a scalpel.

A craniotomy is a surgical procedure in which a part of the bone is removed to expose the skull.

Nerve And Muscle Disorders Brain Tumor Surgery

Field of Expertise (1)

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graduation Academic Qualifications (4) View more View less

  • National Board Of Examination

    DNB - Neurology


  • Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum

    MCh - Neuro Surgery



    MS - General Surgery





trophy Accomplishments (2) View more View less

  • Neurosurgical Update for Young Neurosurgeons of Asia? at Osaka, Japan


  • Best Paper Award at British Neurological Research Conference in Chollerford, UK

identity-card Memberships (3) View more View less

  • Neurological Society of India
  • Neuro-Otological Society India
  • Asian Congress of Neurosurgeons