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Dr. Krishna Chaitanya

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery

Neurosurgeon, Bangalore

18 Years Experience  ·  0 at clinic
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Dr. Krishna Chaitanya MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery Neurosurgeon, Bangalore
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Dr. Krishna Chaitanya is one of the best Neurosurgeons in Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore. Doctor has helped numerous patients in his/her 18 years of experience as a Neurosurgeon. Doctor is a qualified MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery . Doctor is currently practising at Apollo Hospital in Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Krishna Chaitanya on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - Pondicherry University - 2000
MS - General Surgery - Pondicherry University - 2006
MCh - Neuro Surgery - Rajasthan University of Health Sciences - 2010

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#154/11, Bannerghatta Road, Amalodbhavi Nagar, Panduranga Nagar Landmark : Opposite IIM Krishnaraju Layout.Bangalore Get Directions
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I am feeling vibration all over my body, at times wen I dose off just a few minute sleep, my body becomes weak dat it begins a to vibrate.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Zirakpur
I am feeling vibration all over my body, at times wen I dose off just a few minute sleep, my body becomes weak dat it...
lybrate-user, start taking capsule ashwagandha 1 capsule twice daily with milk and youvan amrit vati of patanjali 1 tablet twice daiky with milk. Get your blood sugar test and vitamin D test done.
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At an age of 6 months my sister got fits (brain fever, now she is 19 years old she is not get cured from the disease. My father has consulted so many neurosurgeons for her treatment in many cities, but no one has not suggested the right treatment for her problem. Plzz help me in this regard.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
She need proper evaluation CT scan/ EEG was done? can cause of seizure was detected ? for controlling fits patient need to take long term (3-5 years) treatment and medicine should not missed even for single day Consult Good Neurologist as soon as possible, better to opt for Delhi hospital like AIIMS/ Apollo, i can guide you further
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I have been suffering from a symptoms like brain fog .I once consulted a doctor and he told me I had sinusitis later I did xray and it was alright. Can this happen by staring too much at phone?

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
Yes it is possible Please avoid it Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily Do meditation regularly to give rest to your brain Do pranayam and yoga regularly Take Cap stresscom by dabur 1 1 for 15 days Re Consult if needed.
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I have migrane headache and it severely pains on the right eyebrow part. Can I get some suggestions what do I need to do about this?

MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Take tablet beta cap plus once daily night time for 3 months. In case of acute pain take tablet brufen sos.
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My brother was suffering from a headache for about 3 years now, his eyes we're starting to blur, he undergo CT scan bit the result was negative from any brain related illness neither brain tumor.

Post Graduate Diploma in Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Chennai
My brother was suffering from a headache for about 3 years now, his eyes we're starting to blur, he undergo CT scan b...
Comprehensive eye (complete,) eye check up and treatment for sight problems if any will treat the symptoms.
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I am 19 years old I have headache for 4 months and it is not stopping I think its a turn to migraine so I'm suffering from pain now doctor.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
1. Take one tablet of crocin advance as and when required after food up to a maximum of 3 tablets daily, 2. Drink plenty of water 3. Take adequate rest 4. Have adequate sound sleep in the night for 7-8 hours if you have recurrent attack of headache1. It could be a tension headache due to anxiety/stress, depression inadequate sleep, low bp/high bp, migraine, prolonged use of cell phone/computer, chronic anaemia, refractive error, chronic sinusitis, organic brain lesion 2. Avoid stress, physical and mental exertion, have adequate sound sleep for 7-8 hours daily in the night 3. Go for regular exercise 4. Practice yoga, meditation and deep breathing exercise to calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress 5. Check for refractive error, sinusitis hemoglobin, bp 6. Avoid prolonged use of cell phone/computer 7. Consult neurologist to rule out other causes of headache, if required take a ct scan of head to exclude any brain lesion 8. If it is migraine you have to take migraine prophylactic drug after consulting neurologist.
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Epilepsy (Seizures) Emergencies - When to Seek Medical Help!!

MD, MBBS
Neurologist, Gurgaon
Epilepsy (Seizures) Emergencies - When to Seek Medical Help!!

Epilepsy is a form of chronic disorder and it is characterized by recurrent seizures. The episodes of epileptic seizures may differ from person to person. These seizures could be a result of genetic disorder or a result of trauma or stroke. During a seizure, a patient may also experience symptoms of neurological disorders and sometimes lose consciousness.

Medical help for epilepsy
Epilepsy itself cannot be cured using medication, but proper medicines help in eliminating recurrent seizures. These medicines stabilize the electrical activity within the brain preventing seizures.

How effective is the medication for epilepsy?
The success of controlling seizures using medicines depends on the type and severity of the epilepsy. Medicines for epilepsy are usually very effective and may fully keep seizures under control. However, controlling seizures caused due to brain problems may be more difficult. Usually, epilepsy medicines can control seizures for a long period of time when they are taken regularly.

When is medical help needed?
The decision about when to start medicines for epilepsy is a tricky one. This is because a first seizure cannot confirm whether a person has an on-going epilepsy problem. A second seizure may occur after many years or may not happen at all. Prediction of seizures is also quite difficult.

The severity of seizures also indicates when to start medicines for treatment. In case a first seizure is quite severe, medication should be started at once. Some people have very mild seizures even though they may be recurring in nature, and medication can be avoided in this situation.

All the pros and cons must be thought over before starting medications for the treatment of epilepsy. It is advisable to wait for a second seizure and then start medications for treatment. In most cases, medication is started after a second seizure occurs, twelve months within the first seizure. You should always consult a doctor to know when you need to start taking medicines to treat the condition.

For making the most out of the medicines to control seizures, you should follow certain steps:

  1. You must take medications exactly as your doctor has prescribed.
  2. Before switching to generic versions of your medicines or before taking other prescribed medicines, you must consult your doctor.
  3. You should never stop taking the medicines.
  4. In case you experience enhanced depression, mood swings and suicidal thoughts, you should talk to your doctor immediately.
  5. In case you have migraine, you should let your doctor know so that he can prescribe you anti-epileptic medicines, which also prevent migraines.

Medicines cannot treat the underlying cause of epilepsy, but these help in controlling seizures and this is the most common symptom of epilepsy. Medication should be started at a proper time and must be continued without stopping. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Why nerve in any part of body vibrate Is this symptom of any disease I am 40 year old male.

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
Why nerve in any part of body vibrate
Is this symptom of any disease
I am 40 year old male.
Hi lybrate-user. It can be a disease or some nerve irritation, or just a vague symptom. If it is increasing in intensity and continues for long time then you should get proper examined and investigated.
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Hello Dr, 27/M I had major surgery in my left hand on Nov 21 2016 as both ulna and radius bones were operated and fixed implanted. Right now I don't have any issue rather than in the last small finger I still have numbness and little muscle pain. Is it in critical condition?

MBBS, Diploma In Orthopaedics (D. Ortho)
Orthopedist, Lucknow
Hello Dr, 27/M I had major surgery in my left hand on Nov 21 2016 as both ulna and radius bones were operated and fix...
It shall regain sensations in few weeks, just follow up with your doctor and take physiotherapy as may have been advised.
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Causes Behind Nerve Pain And How To Control It?

FIPP ( UK ), DA, MBBS
Pain Management Specialist, Navi Mumbai
Causes Behind Nerve Pain And How To Control It?

Nerve pain or peripheral neuropathy, as it is medically known, is characterized by pain, numbness and weakness that arise out of nerve damage. This pain is usually restricted to the feet and the hands.

What are the common causes?

Diabetes is the most common cause for this condition. However, other causes, such as injuries, infections and prolonged exposure to certain toxins can also trigger nerve pain.

How can you control nerve pain?

Nerve pain can be managed and taken care of at home taking into consideration the points that have been mentioned below:

  1. Topical Painkillers: Certain over the counter ointments and creams can help relieve nerve pain. These medications act as local anesthetics; that is they numb the area of the pain. Capsaicin, a derivative of chili peppers, is one of the major ingredients used in these medicines. Others use botanical oils as the major ingredients.
  2. Painkillers: There are painkillers available OTC which can curb nerve pain. However, painkillers such as ibuprofen, aspirin and acetaminophen do not really work well for severe pain of the nerves.
  3. Supplements: The lack of Vitamin B12 is considered to be a very important cause, and at times, a catalyst for nerve pain. In a case such as this, Vitamin B12 supplements or injections might be administered. Although more research needs to go into this, but certain supplements, especially gamma-linolenic and alpha-lipoic acid can help soothe nerve pain caused by diabetes.
  4. Acupuncture: This time honored Chinese approach is a proven alleviator of nerve pain. Acupuncture releases chemicals which numb the pain, or prevent the pain signals from travelling to the brain.
  5. Physical Therapy and Massages: Physical Therapy can especially heal and strengthen weak muscles that can stem from acute nerve damage and pain. Though more evidence is needed, according to a few sufferers of this condition, massages can be helpful with the tremendously painful muscle spasms that can so often result from nerve pain.
  6. Relaxation Techniques: In combination with the above mentioned approaches, relaxation techniques can go a long way in relieving debilitating neural pain. Besides being helpful with dealing and reducing a few stress phases of life which can cause nerve pain, these techniques might actually root out the actual pain itself.
  7. Lifestyle Modifications: This one’s always a winner! Eating a well-balanced diet that guarantees all nutrients in uniform amounts can never go wrong. Regular exercises for about 30-45 minutes can remedy different types of pain; nerve pain being one of them. Try and limit alcohol intake (a peg once a week won’t harm one, but binge drinking can play the ultimate spoilsport and make all health plans go topsy-turvy!). Abstain from smoking or chewing tobacco as this is usually the primary contributor towards any medical condition or disorder. 
  8. Interventional pain therapy: It is newer mode of pain therapy for many neuropathic pain conditions, where regular pain therapies don't work. It is done in operation theater under fleuroscopy guidance as per MRI or other investigation report with clinical examination.

If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult the doctor and ask a free question.

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