Dr. Dattatraya Muzumdar Neurosurgeon

Dr. Dattatraya Muzumdar

Neurosurgeon

Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai - India

  • Currently associated as a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Global Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Expertise in Paediatric Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Surgery and Neuro Oncology.
  • Specializes in Skull base surgery, neurooncology, pediatric neurosurgical procedures including Spinal dysraphism, to name a few.
  • Founder member and Secretary, Indian Society Of Neuro-Oncology. International Ambassador of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, USA.
  • Member of prestigious organisations like Neurological Society of India, National Academy of Medical Sciences and Indian Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, amongst others.

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Qualifications

  • MBBS, 1988
  • MS, 1993
  • MCh, 1998, Neurosurgery from Seth GS Medical College and KEM hospital, Mumbai
  • DNB
  • Advanced training in epilepsy surgery from London, Ontario, Canada in the year 2001
  • Clinical fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery from CHEO, Ottawa, Canada in the year 2005.
  • UICC fellow from MD Anderson Cancer Center in the year 2004 
  • Endoscopic skull base surgery training from UPMC, Pittsburgh.

Procedure

23 procedures across 8 departments

Cataract Surgery Abroad A cataract occurs when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy, causing vision to get worse with the time. Cataract can start to appear at 50 or 60 years but should not cause vision problems until 70 or 80 years old. As a consequence, if is not treated it can lead to blindness, and surgical treatment is among the most involved solutions. The surgery involves the removal of the natural lens of the eye, also known as a "crystalline lens", which is where the cataract

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Chemotherapy treatments abroad Chemotherapy is a range of treatments which aim to destroy or slow the growth of cancer cells using the medicine, drugs, and other chemical compounds. Chemotherapy is most effective when combined with surgery and radiotherapy. The effectiveness of chemotherapy is dependent upon the type of cancer being treated, and its stage of development. Sometimes chemotherapy is able to completely destroy the cancerous cells, whilst in other cases, it may be able to prevent

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Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI) Treatment treatments abroad CCSVI is a chronic problem where blood flow from the brain and spinal cord is reduced and does not reach the heart. It further causes Multiple Sclerosis (MS) that affects the nervous system. This problem is a result of faulty valves in the vein. Signs and symptoms are muscle cramping, fatigue, vision problems, muscle paralysis, “pins and needles” sensation. Ultrasound and MRI are diagnostic tests. Venou

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Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment abroad Diabetic retinopathy is the complication occurred to eyes due to diabetes. In this the light-sensitive tissue’s blood vessel are damaged. It may not show any symptoms at first or only mild vision problems. But this can lead to blindness. Type 1 or Type 2 diabetic patients are more prone to it.

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Eye Muscle Repair abroad Eye muscle repair surgery abroad When the muscles that control the movement of the eye are damaged or misaligned, eye muscle repair surgery can be used to correct issues which may cause the eyes to be cross-eyed (strabismus), misaligned, or otherwise impede normal vision. Surgery to correct strabismus is normally performed in childhood, but can be performed later in life as well, although most doctors recommend surgical correction as soon as possible because the cond

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Eye Surgery treatments abroad What is Eye Surgery? Eye surgery , often called ocular surgery , involves any type of surgery performed on the eye or peripheries such as eyelids, eyebrows and tear ducts. The eye is an extremely fragile organ, so to perform any invasive procedures on it requires an expert surgeon the utmost care before, during, and after surgery. What Happens Before an Eye Surgery Procedure? Once an ophthalmologist has recommended a procedure, various preparations will

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Intracorneal Ring Segment (ICRS) Implantation abroad Intracorneal Ring Segment (ICRS) is a modern medical device created for the reduction or elimination of myopia and astigmatism or visual recovery in patients with keratoconus so that their eyesight can be corrected and the need for a corneal transplant treatment can potentially be prolonged. ophthalmologist who makes a meager incision in the cornea of the eye & inserts two crescent or semi-circular shaped ring segments between the layer

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Intraocular Lens (IOL) Implant abroad An intraocular lens, or an IOL, is an acrylic or silicone lens that is inserted into the eye to treat conditions such as myopia (shortsightedness), presbyopia, astigmatism, and cataracts. There are different types of IOL but the most common are pseudophakic lenses. Pseudophakic IOLs are inserted into the eye once the cataract has been removed and they act as a replacement for the natural crystalline lens. They are used to fix refractive errors by focusing

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Meningioma Treatment Abroad Meningioma is not cancer however, as it may damage the adjacent brain or nerves it is included in the category. It is rather a common form of tumor.  It develops in the meninges. Meninges is the membrane surrounding brain and spinal cord. They grow very slow and do not show any symptoms for many years. In some cases, it can lead to disability due to effect on nerves or vessels.

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Consultation treatments abroad Patients with MS disease have problems with vision, arm or leg movement, sensation or balance which can cause serious disability. So initial MS consultation and subsequent consultations are essential parts of a medical treatment process. For diagnosis, neurologists may recommend diagnostic tests like blood tests and MRI. After a patient is diagnosed, the doctor informs the treatment plans and if possible may suggest exercise, meditatio

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Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) abroad  What is photorefractive keratectomy? Many patients use photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) as a way to restore myopia or nearsightedness using refractive surgery . It is also used for hyperopia or farsightedness, and astigmatism. PRK was the pioneering laser eye surgery, used for vision correction and came before LASIK . PRK recovery takes a bit longer than recovery from LASIK eye surgery. PRK is still commonly performed and offers advantages ov

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Pterygium Surgery abroad Pterygium is a condition that affects the lining of the inside of the eyelids and the white part of the eye, which together are known as the conjunctiva. The condition is quite common amongst people who spend a lot of time outdoors - particularly surfers - for this reason pterygium is often called surfer's eye. Pterygium mostly refers to a benign growth of the conjunctiva, which usually begins on the side of the eye closest to the nose. It is thought to be caus

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Radiation therapy also known as Radiotherapy is used in treating various types of cancer. Radiation therapy use beams of powerful energy to kill cancer cells. It is used to shrink the tumor prior to surgery or kill the remaining cells afterward which means that radiotherapy can be used at different stages. There are two types of radiation therapy; one which involves a machine that emits radiation beam and the other where radioactive substance is put inside the body for temporarily or permanen

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Schwannoma Treatment abroad, Nerves in the body are protected by a layer of tissue sheath. When a tumor occurs in the cells of the sheath, then it is referred as Schwannoma treatment. This can occur in any part of the body and at any age. Generally, it grow slowly, but if they grow large they can affect other places too that can be hard to remove.

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Skull Base Surgery Abroad A surgical treatment to remove a tumor or any cancerous growth at the bottom of the skull is referred to as skull base surgery. Symptoms are facial pain, headache, numbness, hearing loss, ringing in ears, weakness of the face, etc. Diagnostic tests are endoscopy, CT scan, MRI, MRA, PET scan, and biopsy. Treatment for the disease can be minimally invasive surgery, open surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, gamma knife, proton beam therapy, and particle therap

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Blalock-Taussig Shunt (BT Shunt) treatments abroad The Blalock–Thomas–Taussig shunt (commonly called the Blalock–Taussig shunt) is a surgical procedure used to increase pulmonary blood flow for palliation in duct dependent cyanotic heart defects like pulmonary atresia. The Blalock-Taussig (BT) shunt mimics the role of the ductus arteriosus, meaning it allows blood to flow from a major artery through a connection to the pulmonary artery. Not only does this allow more blood to

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Ventriculography abroad A ventriculogram is a test done during cardiac catheterization that evaluates the main pumping chamber of your heart. During a ventriculogram, your doctor injects a dye into your heart that makes the inside of your heart show up on X-. The images are recorded on film or on a computer.   A ventriculogram can show: The movement of your heart muscle as your left ventricle fills and pumps blood. The size of your left ventricle. How efficiently your left ventricle pum

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Vitrectomy abroad Vitrectomy surgery focuses on the middle of the eye in order to remove the vitreous gel from the eye. This may be achieved in the event of a retinal detachment. It also involves the removal of vitreous gel which enables the eye doctor, or ophthalmologist, much better access to the back of the eye. The vitreous gel can also be removed if blood in the result of a vitreous hemorrhage occurs due to the vitreous gel not clearing on its own. \The procedure involves the surgeon

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