Dr. Anup P Nair
Consultant-Neurosurgery And Spine Surgery
A Neurosurgeon with more than 9 years of experience, Dr Anup P Nair is an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery, skull base Neurosurgery and micro vascular neuro surgery.
Dr Anup has extensive experience in the management of Traumatic Brain and spine injuries. He also has experience in complex skull-base surgery, vascular surgery and neuro-oncology.
He has completed the Fellowship program in minimally invasive and advanced spine surgery . He has also pursued training in advanced skull base surgery from prestigious Japanese Neurosurgical center.
MCh in Neurosurgery (Sanjay Gandhi post graduate institute of Medical sciences Lucknow) | MS in General Surgery (Govt. Medical collage Trivandrum) | MBBS (Govt.Medical College, Calicut)
Fellowship program in Minimally invasive and advanced spine surgery (Amrita Institute of Medical sciences and research center, Kochi)
Basic course in scoliosis surgery by AO Spine India
Indo Japanese Skull base fellowship, NIGATA Medical University, Japan
Expertise in advanced surgical management of:
Minimally Invasive spine surgeries – Key hole discectomy, micro discectomies, Minimally invasive spinal fusion procedures, vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty, Deformity correction procedures.
Awake craniotomy for surgery of eloquent lesions
Congenital malformations of the brain and spine
Hydrocephalus, including endoscopic third ventriculostomy
Inflammatory/Infectious processes of the brain and spine (e.g. brain abscess)
Minimally invasive endoscopic techniques
Neural tube disorders (spina bifida, syringomyelia, tethered cord, etc.)
Spinal cord tumours
Stroke - endoscopic surgery for clot evacuation
Traumatic brain and spinal injuries
Vascular abnormalities, including moyamoya and pediatric aneurysm
Intraoperative mapping to preserve normal brain function
Expertise & Experience
Published 14 research articles in peer reviewed national and international journals and author of chapters in Neurosurgical books
Member of the Neurological Society of India (NSI)
Member of the AO Spine society
Member of the Neurological Surgeons Society of India (NSSI)
Member of the Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Member of the Skull base surgeons society of India (SBSSI)
Member of the minimally invasive spine surgeons society of India.
Faculty at several national and international neurosurgical conferences / CMEs.
Proficient in English, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.
Consultant Neurosurgeon, Lourdes Hospital, Kochi
Senior Resident Department of General surgery Calicut