Brain Aneurysm Treatment in Hyderabad

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Timely screening can help you prevent Brain Aneurysm

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There is 95% to 98% Chance of surviving aneurysm surgery

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Are you seeking advanced and compassionate care for brain aneurysms? Find expert care and reassurance with Dr. Raveesh Sunkara. He is a leading neurosurgeon in Hyderabad, India. 

Trust Dr. Raveesh Sunkara’s expertise for comprehensive brain aneurysm treatment in Hyderabad. This encompasses specialized surgeries, guaranteeing the utmost standard of care.

Overview of Brain Aneurysm

Aneurysm brain aneurysm is a weakened, bulging area in the wall of an artery within the brain. It is often compared to a balloon filled with blood. It is also known as a cerebral aneurysm or intracranial aneurysm.

They may be diagnosed incidentally when the patient undergoes some sort of screening of brain like MRI or CT for any other condition. This is named as unruptured aneurysm. Or may present as an emergency in form of a ruptured aneurysm. Some unruptured aneurysm when left untreated, can rupture causing complications. Rupture of aneurysm leads to a life-threatening bleeding inside the brain known as a subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH). The severity of a brain Brain damage by this kind of bleeding  depends on various factors. These include its size and location of the ruptured Aneurysm and the overall patient’s health.

“Aneurysms may not exhibit symptoms until rupture,” cautions Dr. Raveesh Sunkara. “Thus, early detection and intervention are crucial for preventing complications.”

Take the first step toward optimal neurological health with Dr. Raveesh Sunkara. Book a Consultation for comprehensive brain aneurysm treatment in Hyderabad.

Now, let’s explore the diagnostic methods crucial for precise brain aneurysm identification.

Take the First Step Towards a Healthier Brain. Contact Dr. Raveesh!

Take the First Step Towards a Healthier Brain. Contact Dr. Raveesh!

Brain Aneurysm Diagnosis

Brain Aneurysm Diagnosis

  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography):

    • Swift and painless imaging technique.
    • Reveals bleeding or abnormalities in brain structures.
    • Crucial for rapid assessment in emergency cases.
    • Cost: ₹3,000 to ₹5,000

  • Cerebral Angiogram:

    • This is usually done when is suspition of a Aneurysm in CT or MRI.
    •  Involves injecting contrast dye for detailed blood vessel imaging.
    • This is performed in Neuro-Cath Lab.
    • Gold standard for visualizing the size and location of aneurysms.
    • Precise mapping aids in surgical planning.
    • Cost: ₹8,000 to ₹15,000

  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging):

    • Utilizes magnetic fields and radio waves for detailed images.
    • Ideal for detecting aneurysms in their early stages.
    • Provides a comprehensive view without radiation exposure.
    • Cost: ₹4,000 to ₹7,000

Understanding the diagnostic methods for brain aneurysms empowers individuals in making informed decisions. Timely detection is pivotal for initiating appropriate treatment. Always consult a healthcare professional for personalized guidance.

Let’s now discuss the available treatment options for brain aneurysms.

Precision Surgery, Swift Recovery – Connect for Brain Aneurysm Treatment

Precision Surgery, Swift Recovery – Connect for Brain Aneurysm Treatment

Brain Aneurysm Treatment

Brain Aneurysm TreatmentDr. Raveesh Sunkara offers cutting-edge solutions to address brain aneurysms. Not all unruptured Brain aneurysms require treatment. Dr Raveesh can help you understand which type of Unruptured Aneurysms require some intervention. Ruptured Aneurysms on other had requires emergency intervention and any neglect can be life threatening. Treatment of Brain Aneurysms is broadly divided into Open Surgical clipping and Endovascular Procedures.

Here are some common types of brain surgery for stroke:

1. Surgery

Surgical clipping is a definitive intervention. It involves placing a small metal clip around the  neck aneurysm. It aids in preventing rupture and further complications. Dr. Sunkara’s skill ensures meticulous precision, minimizes risks and ensures a smooth recovery.

The cost for surgical clipping is around 150,000 INR to 200,000 INR. It can vary depending on the complexity of the procedure and other individual factors.

2. Endovascular Treatment

  • Endovascular coiling is a less invasive option. It involves placing small coils within the aneurysm to promote blood clotting. This helps seal the weakened area. This procedure in performed in a Neuro-Cath Lab.
  • Endovascular stents provide structural support to the blood vessels. It aids in reducing the risk of rupture. Dr. Sunkara’s mastery in endovascular techniques ensures a thorough and patient-centric approach. Both Coiling and Stents may be required to treat some Complex Aneurysms.

The specific procedure and patient requirements influence costs for endovascular treatments. The endovascular coils procedure costs around 3,00,000 INR. For the endovascular stents, the procedure cost is approximately 3,50,000 INR.

3. Flow Diversion with Stents

It involves redirecting blood flow away from the aneurysm, promoting natural healing. With a focus on patient safety and well-being, Dr. Sunkara tailors this procedure to individual cases. It helps yield optimal results.

Costs for flow diversion with stents depend on the complexity of the intervention and individual factors. Opting for flow diversion with stents can cost around 4,00,000 INR.

Combining skill and empathy, Dr. Sunkara offers advanced brain aneurysm treatment surgery in Hyderabad, prioritizing patient well-being. His commitment ensures personalized and effective interventions tailored to each individual’s unique condition.

Now, let’s look at other avenues available for brain aneurysm patients.

Priority Care for Brain Aneurysms - Reach Out to Dr. Raveesh!

Priority Care for Brain Aneurysms - Reach Out to Dr. Raveesh!

Other Treatments for Brain Aneurysm

  • Pain relievers: These medications help manage discomfort associated with brain aneurysms.
  • Calcium channel blockers: Calcium channel blockers help manage blood pressure. They reduce the risk of rupture in brain aneurysm cases.
  • Medicines to open blood vessels: Dr. Raveesh Sunkara utilizes specialized medications to enhance blood vessel flexibility. It is crucial in treating brain aneurysms and promoting optimal vascular health. It promotes circulation and aids the body’s natural recovery processes.
  • Anti-seizure medicines: These medicines help prevent and control seizures associated with brain aneurysms.
  • Rehabilitative therapy: Rehabilitative therapy is a cornerstone of recovery. It helps restore cognitive and motor functions. This ensures a well-rounded recovery for brain aneurysm patients.

Curious about the success rates of brain aneurysm treatment in India? Let’s explore the impressive figures.

Brain Aneurysm Treatment Success Rate in India

The brain aneurysm treatment success rate in India is remarkably high, exceeding 80%. Skilled neurosurgeons and state-of-the-art medical facilities contribute to this achievement. Patients benefit from the latest innovations, ensuring high success rates in treatments led by experts like Dr. Raveesh Sunkara.

Utilizing cutting-edge procedures, from traditional surgery to less invasive methods, reflects the commitment to medical excellence and patient-centric care. This approach provides individuals with reassuring prospects on their path to recovery from brain aneurysms.

Ready to explore the causes of brain aneurysms? Let’s unravel the risk factors contributing to this complex condition.

Unlock new possibilities with advanced brain surgery

Unlock new possibilities with advanced brain surgery

Risk Factors and Causes of Brain Aneurysm

Risk Factors and Causes of Brain Aneurysm
  • Genetics: A family history of aneurysms increases the risk.
  • Age: Aneurysms are more common in individuals over 40.
  • Gender: Women are at a higher risk than men.
  • Hypertension: High blood pressure can weaken arterial walls.
  • Smoking: Tobacco use is a significant risk factor
  • Drug Abuse: Certain substances can contribute to aneurysm formation.
  • Heavy Alcohol Use: Excessive drinking is a risk factor.
  • Trauma: Head injuries may lead to the development of aneurysms.
  • Medical Conditions: Polycystic kidney disease and certain genetic disorders can be linked.
  • Atherosclerosis: Hardening of arteries can contribute to aneurysm formation.
  • Infections: Infections impacting the arterial wall may play a role.
  • Congenital Factors: Aneurysms can occur at birth due to developmental issues.

Identify potential threats to brain health through recognized risk factors and aneurysm causes. Awareness is the first step to prevention, from lifestyle choices to underlying conditions.

Now that we’ve discussed the causes let’s look at the symptoms of brain aneurysms.

Symptoms of Brain Aneurysm

  • Sudden, excruciating headache
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Double or blurred vision
  • Seizures
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Weakness or numbness, usually on one side of the face or body
  • Difficulty speaking or slurred speech
  • Confusion or mental fog
  • Neck pain or stiffness

If you or someone you know experiences these symptoms, seek immediate medical attention. Early detection and intervention are crucial in managing a potential brain aneurysm.

Those seeking top-tier brain aneurysm treatment in Hyderabad can rely on the expertise of Dr. Raveesh Sunkara. He prioritizes cutting-edge solutions and individualized care. This ensures a path to recovery that combines skill and advanced interventions.

Ready for optimal brain aneurysm treatment in Hyderabad? Consult Dr. Raveesh Sunkara for the most suitable intervention for your unique condition.

Have more questions about brain aneurysms and their treatment? Let’s address some common queries in the FAQs section.

Happy Patients

Mohammad ImranMohammad Imran
04:45 04 Dec 23
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satti Radhikasatti Radhika
09:48 02 Dec 23
Dr. Raveesh Sunkara is a very good Neuro Surgeon. Recently we have visited him in Arete Hospital and we received good ambience and Doctor was very good in explaining the treatment process.
Srinu GoudSrinu Goud
09:44 02 Dec 23
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12:02 11 Dec 21
The Services i received from Dr.Raveesh sir was Excellent. He is very polite and kind in receiving and he explains the things in a very understandable way. The way he treated my father and the way how he inspires the patients to be brave is Respectful. He keeps on responding to text messages as well with out hesitation.Overall this is a great experience in interacting with him.
Sambasiva Rao LankaSambasiva Rao Lanka
08:40 08 Oct 21
I knew Dr. RAVEESH SUNKARA through his father Dr. S. Kishore Kumar, MD who is our Family Doctor since more than 35 years. I approached him when my wife, Aged 65 years was suffering with Left hand Tremors, Urine problem, memory disturbance, etc. She has come to a stage that she was unable to walk.In MRI it was found that 'Tumar' is developing, first time noticed. After diagnosing Dr. Raveesh Sunkara suggested for immediate Surgery to avoid further complications. He explained to us the problem and required procedure to be done. I strongly believed his confidence over his profession, way of his explanation on the case, his guts too on observation, though young and Dynamic.Surgery was done on 25/09/21 by Dr. RAVEESH SUNKARA, NEURO SURGEON, Yashoda hospital Malakpet, SUCCESSFULLY. My wife is now able to walk within 4 days' time, talking as usual, recovering slowly. She is out of danger now. Thanks to all of you.Dr. RAVEESH SUNKARA has given very good treatment to my wife, giving further LIFE not only to her, but to me too, a 71 years' Young Husband.We believe that he is one of the Best NEURO SURGEON in our twin cities. GOD BLESS HIM.🙏🙏🙏
Janeshwar GutthiJaneshwar Gutthi
10:48 14 Sep 21
An amazing experience from the beginning till the end.Dr. RAVEESH (Neuro surgeon) @ Yashoda hospital, Malakpet is the best surgeon we have ever met, we have received great care. His expertise in surgeries, willingness to listen and being patient are his great qualities that has put us in ease with the emergency procedures which we had to experience.We are very thankful for the way the situation was dealt with and will ensure to consult him in the future for follow up's
Srinivas VkvsSrinivas Vkvs
07:11 01 Apr 21
I have known Dr. Raveesh sunkara since 2020. I approached him when my friend diagnosed with brain hammarage. I was absolutely broken when I came to know that. He has given very good treatment and monitored his health continually. He has always been very supportive and very accessible in the hour of our need despite his busy work schedules. He takes time to know his patients, inquires about all concerns and issues they have and resolves them and makes sure that their stress levels are low. The care, concern and professionalism that he shows to his patients is amazing. There were a lot of times when he lost interest in his life, became so depressed. But, undoubtedly, it is because of him that he have become so positive after those gruelling hours of rehabilitation and other kinds of medical treatment. Even now, when we go for annual checkups he treats with him with as much care. Moreover, whenever I recommended him to some of my friends/acquaintances who had similar health issues, he treated them in the same way, with utmost care and concern. All I can say is that he is a great doctor and, more than that, an awesome human being.
Supriya AwasthiSupriya Awasthi
07:05 04 Sep 20
Dr. Raveesh performed my husband's surgery. It's been more than one month now and he is doing well now. He is a very nice doctor . After diagnosing the problem, he explained the problem and required procedure to be done to me and my family. He advised to get the surgery done immediately rather than to wait . He assured that my husband would be fine and there is no life risk in doing surgery. During the hospitalization period, he was very supportive. He got in touch even after discharge to check about my husband's well being. He has lot of patience and good professional experience.
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Frequently Asked Questions

The best treatment depends on the aneurysm’s size and location. Options include endovascular coiling or surgical clipping. Your neurosurgeon will recommend the most suitable approach for you.

Yes, many patients make a full recovery with timely intervention. Rehabilitation and post-treatment care play crucial roles in the recovery process.

Yes, survival is possible with prompt medical attention. Early detection and appropriate treatment increase the chances of a positive outcome.

While they share similarities, an aneurysm is not a stroke. An aneurysm is a weakened blood vessel. A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is disrupted. A ruptured aneurysm can lead to a stroke.

Recovery duration varies. Initial hospitalization may last a few weeks. But the complete recovery process, including rehabilitation, might extend over several months. Your medical team will closely monitor your progress.

Read Relevant Blogs

  1. Nair, S; Menon, G; Rao, BRM; Khurshid, ; Rajesh, BJ; Mathew, A; Easwer, HV. Incidental intracranial aneurysm. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology 10(1):p 12-20, Jan–Mar 2007. | DOI: 10.4103/0972-2327.31480
  2. Ambekar S, Madhugiri V, Pandey P, Yavagal DR. Cerebral aneurysm treatment in India: Results of a national survey regarding practice patterns in India. Neurol India 2016;64:62‐9.| 10.4103/0028-3886.178044

Survey regarding practice patterns in India