Dr. Santhosh N U, with over 8 years of experience, is a Consultant Neurosurgeon and Endovascular Neurosurgeon at Aster CMI Hospital. He has conducted complex brain and spine surgeries and has a special interest in Endovascular Neurosurgery. He secured a fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgery from Zurich, Switzerland, under Prof Valavanis.
Dr. Santhosh has treated various cerebro-vascular diseases with minimally invasive Endovascular procedures. He has vast experience in various Neuroendovascular/Neurointerventional procedures like mechanical thrombectomy in acute stroke, aneurysm coiling, AVM embolization, tumour embolization, carotico cavernous fistula and Pial AV fistula embolization, carotid angioplasty and stenting. He has effectively managed various spinal vascular malformations.
After completing his MCH in Neurosurgery as a University topper from KEM Hospital Mumbai, he worked in the same institution as Assistant Professor along with Prof. Atul Goel. Later, he worked as a Consultant Neurosurgeon at a private hospital in Bangalore, after which he commenced work at Aster CMI Hospital. Dr. Santhosh is one of the few neurosurgeons in India with vast experience in endovascular neurosurgery.