Contact Info

Contact Information Prof. Shahzad Shams  worked as Head of Neurosurgery Department, Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore. PRIVATE PRACTICE AT OMAR HOSPITAL, JAIL ROAD, LAHORE                     For Appointments call between 9am to 5 pm :                               …

When to Consult a Neurosurgeon

Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.     For the following common neurosurgical conditions: Tumors of the brain, spine, spinal cord or peripheral nerves. These tumors may be benign like MENINGIOMAS or malignant like GLIOMAS. Headache, Neck and back pain. This pain can be…

Hydrocephalus

  Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.   HYDROCEPHALUS ENDOSCOPIC TREATMENT OF HYDROCEPHALUS   ENDOSCOPIC TREATMENT OF HYDROCEPHALUS   LATEST TECHNIQUE FOR TREATMENT OF HYDROCEPHALUS – ENDOSCOPIC THIRD VENTRICULOSTOMY – ETV  Ventriculo – peritoneal shunt or VP Shunt is now an obsolete method…

Brain Tumors

BRAIN TUMORS OPERATED BY PROF. SHAHZAD SHAMS BY ENDOSCOPIC MINIMALLY INVASIVE KEY HOLE BRAIN SURGERY :- Latest Techniques are used by Prof Shahzad Shams to remove brain tumours which are as following: 1. Endoscopic minimally invasive keyhole brain surgery 2. Endoscopic minimally invasive keyhole removal of brain tumours through nose. 3. Neuronavigation used to precisely target the lesion…

Head Injuries

  Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.   Major Head Injuries A major head injury can result in a variety of insults to the brain and skull. These include various types of skull fracture, large blood clots (haematomata) which may press on the…

Back Problems

  Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.   Neurosurgeons treat a large number of problems with the lumbar spine (lower back). The more common ones include prolapsed intervertebral disc (slipped disc), spinal canal stenosis, and spinal tumours.   Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc (Slipped Disc)…

Neck Problems

Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.   Neurosurgeons treat a great many diseases of the cervical spine (neck). These include prolapsed intervertebral discs (slipped discs), canal stenosis (narrowing), and spinal tumours. Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc (Slipped Disc) As we get older the intervertebral discs wear…

Neuroscience Links

Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.       http://www.spinecentersofamerica.com www.pakdoctors.com                   http://neurosurgeryzone.com/links/from.php?454 www.spineuniverse.com/ www.paksurgeons.com www.brainandspine.org.uk http://www.aupn.org/ www.ukan.co.uk/bana http://www.neurosurgeon.org/world/search.asp http://www.abta.org/ http://www.headaches.org/ www.dundee.ac.uk/ www.neurosurgery/dnsias0g.htm http://www.spinal.com.uk http://www.societyns.org/ http://www.pmdc.org.pk/ http://www.brainsurgeon.com http://www.neurosurgerytoday.org/findaneuro http://www.neurosurgeon.com http://www.waiting.com/neurosurgery.html http://www.neurosurgery.org http://www.umm.edu/neurosciences/nsurg2.html http://www.neurosurgery-online.com http://www.neurosurgery.uk.net/training.php http://www.headinjurysociety.com/html/index.html…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  Prof. Shahzad Shams presently works as Head and Professor of Neurosurgery Department at Lahore General Hospital, LGH, Lahore.   CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of a number of entrapment neuropathies treated by neurosurgeons. This is a group of conditions, where symptoms occur when a nerve is "trapped" as a consequence of…