Our Group Florence Nightingale
Hospitals Neurosurgery Department provides comprehensive services in the
diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord diseases.
Neurosurgery operations are
performed using technological facilities such as navigation, stereotaxis,
microsurgery, endoscopy, microelectrode recording and three-tesla magnetic
resonance imaging (MRI), digital cerebral angiography (DSA) and minimally
In our department, neurosurgery
service is provided at all hours of the day and all facilities are offered to
our patients, even in emergencies.
All procedures, support services
and patient care, before and after surgery are provided by specially trained
personnel. The variety of the preoperative, systemic, neurological and
radiological examination methods and postoperative advanced care units, are
other important factors that increase the quality of the service we provide.
Our team is committed to
providing the best service with the emphasis that every patient is special and
committed to sending the patient home
and to work as soon as possible.
Medical and surgical services are
provided to our patients and their families in a compassionate environment with
What do We do in Our Department?Microsurgical treatment of brain
and spinal cord tumors,
Skull base endoscopic surgery,
Treatment of cerebrovascular
diseases and bleeding and
All neurosurgery operations such
as functional neurosurgery are performed.
We help our patients recover
faster in closed endoscopic lumbar hernia surgery (KEBFA).
In full endoscopic lumbar hernia
surgery (or closed endoscopic hernia surgery), we perform surgery through an
incision of approximately 0.5 cm. We can remove the herniated tissue from this
Full endoscopic lumbar hernia
surgeries can be performed by two methods: transforaminal or midline
(interlaminar). Which method will be chosen depends on technical reasons such
as the location of the hernia in the spinal canal and whether the hip bone
allows lateral access.