Crossed figure of 430 Radio frequency operations for Trigeminal Neuralgia. ( under IITV guidance). Success rate (relief from pain & medicines free) rate is 98%. It's a minimally invasive procedure with hospital stay of 6 hours, costing 1/3 to 1/4 that of open surgery (like MVD-Microvascular decompression, or Rhizotomy). It is a Gold Standard treatment, with no morbidity (except numbness- of variable duration) & no motrality.
Female 38 years presented with left LL weakness & limping since - 3months. MRI D-L spine showed D12 to L2 huge spinal -lipomyelomenigocoele. Microsurgery was done (lasting 7 hours) & total excision of tumour was done with dural grafting.
Young boy of 18 years presented with progrssive loss of vision in both eyes since last 3 years. Near & distant both vision were so affected that he left school. Before 1-1/2 mth he came to me. O/E Fundus was showing optic pallor & some papilloedema, Near vison (NV) Right eye was N36, Left eye N 18; distant vision (DV) right eye 4 feet,left eye 4-1/2 feet. He was put on antioxidant, b complex & oral (plant) stem cell powder for 1 month. After 1-1/2 month on follow up, his near vision in left eye by N12, distant vision improved in right eye from 4 feet to 12 feet & left eye 4-1/2 feet to 20 feet. He continues with stem cell powder.