Acoustic neuroma is a benign tumor which lies in the region of brain where many important nerves and brain structures are present.
Acoustic neuroma surgery is one of the complicated surgeries and should be attempted by an experienced and trained neurosurgeon.
Prof Shahzad has operated on more than 2000 cases of Acoustic neuroma also called cerebellopontine schwanoma.
He suggests following options according to size and involvement of adjacent structures:-
1. Gamma Radiosurgery
2. Sub occipital craniotomy
3. Translabyrinthine approach
He is one of the best neurosurgeon who has given excellent results and many patients operated for acoustic neuroma are livivng a normal life since decades.