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Amala Institute of Medical Sciences

(NABH Accredited and ISO 9001 2015 Certified)

Amala Nagar PO, Thrissur, Kerala, INDIA - 680555


Neurosurgery department provides evidence based diagnosis and treatment of all neurosurgical illness with the help of state-of-the-art facilities and well trained faculty.

OP Timing

8 AM to 4 PM. Head injury clinic on Wednesday 10 AM to 1 PM

Academic Activities

Apart from clinical care, neurosurgery department focuses on research and training. We conduct clinical teaching for undergraduate students, post graduate students from General surgery. We have ongoing research projects along with departments of surgery. We are in the pursuit of starting post doctoral training programme.


» Well equipped Neurosurgery ICU with non invasive monitors and ventilators and bedside Infusion pumps with trained nursing staff.
» Most modern exclusive operating microscope
» Drill system for cranial and spinal surgery
» Facilities for all cranial and spinal microsurgery
» Facilities for endoscopic surgery
» Transsphenoidal surgery
» Neurology
» 64 slice CT for CT brain angiogram
» 1.5 tesla MRI scan
» PET scan, Brain angiogram
» Neuro oncology with 2 linear accelerators with facilities for radio surgery

Faculty Details

NameDesignationPG Qualification
and Year
Post PG
Teaching Experience
Date of Birth 
Dr. K BhavadasanProfessor & HODMS 1980, M.Ch Neurosurgery 198323 years06-05-1950Profile
Dr. Suresh Kumar SAdditional ProfessorMS 2001, M.Ch Neurosurgery 2004, DNB Neurosurgery 20059 years 7 Months11-09-1972Profile
Dr. Shivprasad Balasaheb TarleSenior ResidentMS-22-02-1982Profile

Dr. K Bhavadasan

Dr. Suresh Kumar S

Dr. Varghese Joseph

Dr. Kalyankumar Kanala

Publications :

1. Potdar NV et al Role of outer membrane histopathology and comparison of clinic-radiological aspects of chronic subdural hematoma in different age groups: a retrospective study.Int Surg J.2017;4:xxx-xxx.

2. Potdar NV et al. Effect of antiplatelet/anticoagulant agents in elderly patients of chronic subdural hematoma: a case control study from a tertiary care centre. Int J Res. Med Sci. 2017;5:xxx-xxx.

3. Suresh Kumar S Age comparative study of chronic sub dural hematoma and its outcome :- A retrospective study. Int J Med Sci Clin Inventions .2017;4:3022-3026.