Neurosurgery Cost In Malaysia

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Neurosurgery is a medical speciality concerned with diagnosing and treating patients with injury to or diseases/disorders of the brain, spinal cord, spinal column, and peripheral nerves within all body parts.
 

Successful treatment starts with an accurate diagnosis. The patient gets advanced neurological treatment with state-of-the-art facilities, including -

  • An intraoperative MRI suite 
  • Image-guided surgery
  • Laser ablation
  • Comprehensive intraoperative neuromonitoring

It is the safest surgical approach to treating neurological problems while minimizing the risk to speech and other vital functions.

Neurosurgery cost in Malaysia is between USD 9000 to USD 11000. Patient has to stay in the hospital for 3 days and outside the hospital for 10 days. The total cost of the treatment depends on the diagnosis and facilities opted by the patient.

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Inclusions in the package

The cost of Neurosurgery includes:

  • Preoperative diagnostic tests cost [ultrasound, Maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein (MSAFP) test] 
  • Surgery cost
  • Post-Operative cost (depends on the number of follow-up sessions)
  • Medicine cost (anti-epileptics, painkillers, etc.)
  • Patient's hospital stay 

Note: Babies with spina bifida who received prenatal surgery were better able to walk two and a half years after surgery than those operated on after birth and had better overall motor function.

Factors affecting cost of Neurosurgery

The overall cost of the procedure also varies based on the patient's condition and preferences. Some of these factors are:

  • Type of hospital and room opted (general, twin sharing or single room)
  • The severity of the disease
  • Post-surgical complication, if it happens (such as infection, bleeding, difficulty with wound healing, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak)
  • Cost of blood products (if required)
  • An extended stay at the Hospital
  • Cost of accommodation during follow-ups, in case the patient is not a local resident

Cost related to Neurosurgery in Malaysia

Listing approximate price of Neurosurgery and some related procedures. The prices may change depending upon the centers and condition of the patient.

Treatment name Cost range
CyberKnife Treatment USD 11200 to USD 16800
Spinal Fusion Surgery USD 12000 to USD 18000
Brain Tumor Surgery USD 6400 to USD 9600
Gamma Knife for AVM or Brain Tumor USD 9920 to USD 14880
Brain Haemorrhage Treatment USD 8800 to USD 13200
Pituitary Tumor Treatment USD 10400 to USD 15600
Hydrocephalus Treatment USD 5600 to USD 8400
Spine Tumour Surgery USD 7200 to USD 10800
Craniotomy Surgery USD 10560 to USD 15840
Meningioma USD 8000 to USD 12000
Cranioplasty USD 10880 to USD 16320
Gliomas Treatment USD 9600 to USD 14400
Cerebral Angioplasty USD 7200 to USD 10800
Chronic Cerebro Spinal Venous Insufficiency Treatment USD 8800 to USD 13200
Percutaneous Steriotactic Treatment - PSR USD 4800 to USD 7200

Frequently asked questions related to expenses that most patients have when planing for Neurosurgery.

What is the cost of tests for neurosurgery?

All the test costs are covered in the package that is done before the neurosurgery. Neurosurgery involves different types of surgery such as craniotomy, deep brain stimulation, and VP shunts. MRI and CT scans are the major tests done before the surgery.

Is the pharmacy and medicine cost included in the package?

When the patient is hospitalized, all the mediation expenses are covered in the package. If any medicines are bought from outside the hospital, the patient must pay extra charges.

How long the patient has to stay in the hospital after neurosurgery?

After a shunt surgery, you have to stay in the hospital for 2-4 days, and if you have stitches, they need to be removed or may dissolve. After deep brain stimulation surgery, you need to stay in the hospital for 24 hours, and the doctor will ensure that you are ready to leave. Usually, patients who undergo craniotomy for a brain tumor have to stay 3-4 days in the hospital post-surgery. If they have any postoperative difficulties, the stay may be longer. Postoperative neurosurgery follow-ups can’t be avoided and are usually scheduled 1-2 weeks after the surgery. 

How much does Neurosurgery cost in different countries?

For patients planning to travel abroad it is useful to know the price in destinations popular with medical travellers. The price for Neurosurgery in different countries is approximately:

  • India USD 4000 to USD 6000
  • Turkey USD 5600 to USD 8400
  • Thailand USD 10000 to USD 15000
  • Germany USD 7200 to USD 10800

List of Centers for Neurosurgery in Malaysia

Popular Cities in Malaysia for Neurosurgery are:

Doctors for Neurosurgery in Malaysia

The right doctor to consult is an experienced Neurosurgeon.

Neurosurgeons are not just brain surgeons; they are medically trained neurosurgical specialists who can also help patients suffering from back and neck pain.

Listing popular specialists:

Dr. Chee Chee Pin

Dr. Chee Chee Pin

Consultant, 38 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital, Kuala LumpurLocation

Brain surgery Clot removal Aneurysm repair Tumor removal.

Dr. Tan Wei Chean

Dr. Tan Wei Chean

Consultant, 19 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital Kota KinabaluLocation

Spine surgery Pain management

 Mr. B. Gunasekaran

Mr. B. Gunasekaran

Consultant, 40 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital, PenangLocation

Neurology and Neurosurgery.

Mr. K. Ravindran Katheerayson

Mr. K. Ravindran Katheerayson

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital, PenangLocation

Brain & Spine surgery

Dr. Azmin Kass Bin Rosman

Dr. Azmin Kass Bin Rosman

Director, 34 years of experience

ParkCity Medical Centre, Kuala LumpurLocation

Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous System, Functional Disorders, Epilepsy Surgery, Complex Cerebrovascular Surgery, Complex Spine Surgery

Mr. Yoong Meow Foong

Mr. Yoong Meow Foong

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital, PenangLocation

Neurosurgery.

Dr. Devaraj a/l Pancharatnam

Dr. Devaraj a/l Pancharatnam

Consultant, 18 years of experience

Gleneagles Hospital Medini JohorLocation

Cervical and Lumbar Spine surgery Neuro –Oncology Traumatic brain Injury Complex Spine surgery

Dr. Benedict Marius Selladurai

Dr. Benedict Marius Selladurai

Consultant, 50 years of experience

Ara Damansara Medical Centre, SelangorLocation

Brain Tumors, Epilepsy Skull Base Tumors Spinal Tumors Stroke Trigeminal Neuralgia

Dr. Halili Bin Rahmat

Dr. Halili Bin Rahmat

Consultant, 44 years of experience

Ara Damansara Medical Centre, SelangorLocation

Brain Tumors Neurological Disorders Stroke

Dr. Ravindran A/L Vashu

Dr. Ravindran A/L Vashu

Consultant, 19 years of experience

Pantai Hospital, AmpangLocation

Peripheral Nerve Surgery Pituitary Surgery Brain Tumour Excision

Dr. Sukumar S.

Dr. Sukumar S.

Consultant, 38 years of experience

Pantai Hospital, AmpangLocation

Nervous system disorder Headache Brain tumor Brain surgery

Dr. Gunasegaran Thangaveloo

Dr. Gunasegaran Thangaveloo

Consultant, 24 years of experience

Pantai Hospital KlangLocation

Dementia Neurology Brain cancer Paralysis Brain tumor Nerve surgery

Dr. Lee Foo Chiang

Dr. Lee Foo Chiang

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Sunway Medical Centre, SelangorLocation

Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery.

Dr. Ravi S Krishnapillai

Dr. Ravi S Krishnapillai

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Sunway Medical Centre, SelangorLocation

Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery.

Dr. Wong Fung Chu

Dr. Wong Fung Chu

Consultant, 35 years of experience

Sunway Medical Centre, SelangorLocation

Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery.

Dr. Muruga Kumar Rajoo

Dr. Muruga Kumar Rajoo

Consultant, 33 years of experience

Pantai Hospital Kuala LumpurLocation

Brain aneurysm surgery Gamma knife surgery Spine surgery Skull base surgery

Dr. Selvapragasam T.

Dr. Selvapragasam T.

Consultant, 48 years of experience

Pantai Hospital Kuala LumpurLocation

Cranio-Spinal Surgery Ablation Stereotactic therapy Spinal surgery Traumatic brain & spine surgery Neurosurgical disorders Cervical spondylosis Lumbar spondylosis Spinal tumours/ lesions

Dr Kamalanathan Palaniandy

Dr Kamalanathan Palaniandy

Senior Consultant, 20 years of experience

Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh, MalaccaLocation

Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Interventional Spine, Pain Management and Chronic Pain.

Dr Sani Bin Sayuthi

Dr Sani Bin Sayuthi

Senior Consultant, 20 years of experience

Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh, MalaccaLocation

Brain surgery, Epilepsy Surgery and Spine surgery.

Dr. Gurmit Singh

Dr. Gurmit Singh

Consultant, 28 years of experience

Subang Jaya Medical Centre, Subang JayaLocation

Micro neurosurgery, Neuroendoscopy, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Brain and Spine trauma.

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