Neurosurgery Department

Release time:2020-10-19 Reading:

Neurosurgery department was established in the 1970s. It is now a training center for doctoral and postgraduate students of Nanjing Medical University, and for doctoral and postgraduate students of Xuzhou Medical University. The department has two wards with 104 open beds, among which 15 are in the intensive care unit (NICU). The department received 5,000 outpatient visits, 2,200 discharged patients, and carried out more than 1,000 craniocerebral operations each year. The department has a high-quality and highly educated talent team, with 24 doctors, including 7 chief doctors, 5 associate chief doctors, 4 doctors with doctor's degrees, 4 doctors ready to graduate from medical doctor degrees, and 12 doctors with master's degrees. The teacher faculty is strong, with 1 second-level professor, 5 associate professors, 1 doctoral supervisor, 5 postgraduate supervisors. Currently, 8 doctoral students have been supervised and 40 postgraduate students have been taught.

The department has international advanced surgical equipment such as EMS video eeg, MOLLER surgery microscope, MOLLER fluorescence microscope, Brainlab neuronavigator, XLTEK intraoperative neuromonitor, etc. The department routinely carries out complicated cerebral aneurysm clipping and endovascular embolization, surgical resection and endovascular embolization of cerebral arteriovenous malformation, complicated cranial base tumor resection, intravertebral canal tumor resection, endoscopic pituitary tumor resection, microvascular decompression, etc., with the operation level and operation volume at the forefront in Jiangsu province.


Li Aimin, hospital President and chief expert of the brain hospital (first from left), led the medical staff in ward rounds.