Dr. Kalpesh Shah


N.H.L Medical College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat India
General Surgery
B.J. Medical College,
Gujarat University, Civil Hospital,
Ahmedabad, Gujarat,India
(Master of Chirurgirian) - Neurosurgery
Gujarat University, Civil
Hospital,Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Neurosurgical Experience

  • Endovascular coiling of intracranial aneurysm, carotid stenting, embolization of arteriovenous malformation and tumors.
  • Broad experience in surgery for various traumatic head injury ( > 2000)
  • Conducted microscopic brain surgery for brain tumors like glioma, meningioma, pituitary tumors, epidermoids etc.
  • Performed trans-sphenoid and trans-nasal micro neurosurgery for pituitary adenomas and craniopharyngiomas
  • Stereo tactic neurosurgeries for brain tumors, drainage of intracerebral hematomas
  • Endoscopic third ventriculostomy
  • Radiofrequency thermo coagulation for trigeminal neuralgia
  • Microvascular decompression for various neuralgia
  • Diagnostic cerebral DSA for stroke and intra-arterial thrombolysis
  • Clipping of intra cranial aneurysm
  • Awake craniotomy for brain tumors
  • Endoscopic trans-nasal surgery for skull based tumor

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant professor 'Department of Neurosurgery- V.S. General hospital and N.H.L. Municipal Medical College (Ahmedabad)- year 2003 to 2008
  • Training of residents in M.Ch. neurosurgery and rotating housemen
  • Honorary lecturer at physiotherapy school- AIMS
  • Examiner for M. Ch. (neurosurgery) theory and practical university board examinations
  • Conducting public awareness programmes in association with NGOs