Axon Centre Specialities
A head injury is any trauma to the scalp, skull, or brain. The injury may be only a minor bump on the skull or a serious brain injury. Head injury can be either closed or open (penetrating). A closed head injury means you received a hard blow to the head from striking an object, but the object did not break the skull.
A Brain tumor is a collection, or mass, of abnormal cells in your brain. Your skull, which encloses your brain, is very rigid. Any growth inside such a restricted space can cause problems. Brain tumors can be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign).
Central nervous system infections caused by viruses can cause illnesses such as: Viral meningitis: This is inflammation of the layers of tissue that cover the brain and spinal cord and Encephalitis : This is infection and inflammation of the brain itself.
If you think your child may have a CNS infection, see a doctor immediately.
Hydrocephalus is a condition in which an accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) occurs within the brain. This typically causes increased pressure inside the skull. Older people may have headaches, double vision, poor balance, urinary incontinence, personality changes, or mental impairment.
A brain hemorrhage is a type of stroke. A brain hemorrhage is bleeding in or around the brain. It is a form of stroke. Causes of brain hemorrhage include high blood pressure (hypertension), abnormally weak or dilated (aneurysm) blood vessels that leak, drug abuse, and trauma.
Paralysis is the loss of muscle function in part of your body. It happens when something goes wrong with the way messages pass between your brain and muscles. Paralysis can be complete or partial. It can occur on one or both sides of your body. It can also occur in just one area, or it can be widespread.
Sciatica/ Slip Disc/ Spondylosis
The surgical treatment for sciatica is spinal decompression surgery. The goal is to remove any disc herniation or stenosis (narrowing of canal) that is pressing on the affected lumbar nerve to ease the leg pain and associated symptoms of numbness and weakness.
Pediatric Neurosurgery, a subspecialty of neurosurgery; includes surgical procedures that are related to the nervous system, brain and spinal cord; that treats children with operable neurological disorders.
If your sports injury looks or feels severe, make an appointment to see doctor. Seek emergency care if the injured joint shows signs of: severe swelling and pain, visible lumps, bumps, or other deformities, popping or crunching sounds when you use the joint, weakness or inability to put weight on the joint or instability.
We have certified nutritionist to assist our patients reach their health goals through creating customized meal plans. Our Nutritionist works with patients diagnosed with chronic conditions like obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, high cholesterol and other conditions.