About Dr. Deshpande V Rajakumar
Dr. D V Rajakumar is an eminent neurosurgeon, widely recognized for his remarkable expertise and transformative contributions to the field of neurosurgery. With a career spanning several decades, Dr. D V Rajakumar has established himself as a leading authority in complex neurosurgical procedures, earning the respect and admiration of patients and peers alike.
Dr. D V Rajakumar embarked on his journey in medicine at a renowned medical institution, where he pursued his medical degree with utmost dedication and excellence. His passion for neurosurgery led him to complete his specialized training in neurosurgery, acquiring the comprehensive knowledge and skills necessary to address intricate neurological conditions.
Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. D V Rajakumar has consistently demonstrated clinical excellence in the field of neurosurgery. He possesses extensive expertise in performing intricate procedures, including minimally invasive brain and spinal surgeries, stereotactic surgeries, and neuroendoscopic procedures. Dr. Rajakumar’s meticulous approach, combined with his deep understanding of the nervous system, enables him to deliver optimal surgical outcomes for his patients.
Dr. D V Rajakumar is renowned for his innovative contributions to the field of neurosurgery. He has actively embraced advancements in technology, pioneering the use of cutting-edge techniques and minimally invasive procedures to improve patient outcomes and accelerate recovery times. Driven by a commitment to pushing the boundaries of medical knowledge, he has actively participated in research and clinical trials, furthering our understanding of neurosurgical interventions.
As a respected figure in neurosurgery, Dr. D V Rajakumar has assumed leadership roles in prestigious medical institutions and professional organizations. His expertise and guidance have played a pivotal role in shaping the future of neurosurgery, inspiring the next generation of surgeons. His contributions have been recognized with numerous accolades and awards, highlighting his exceptional skill and dedication.
Beyond his surgical proficiency, Dr. D V Rajakumar is widely appreciated for his compassionate and patient-centric approach. He understands the fears and concerns that accompany neurological conditions, and his empathetic nature and effective communication foster a sense of trust and reassurance among his patients. Dr. D V Rajakumar believes in providing comprehensive care, ensuring that patients and their families are well-informed and supported throughout the treatment journey.
Dr. D V Rajakumar’s exceptional surgical skills, innovative mindset, and unwavering commitment to patient care have solidified his position as a revered neurosurgeon. His transformative contributions to the field continue to shape the landscape of neurosurgery, improving outcomes and quality of life for patients worldwide.
Currently, Dr. Deshpande V Rajakumar is the Director of Department of Neurosurgery at Fortis Hospital, Bangalore, India.
Areas of interest
- Minimal Access Surgeries of the Brain and Spine
- Brain Tumors (including Skull Base Tumors), Cerebrovascular Diseases, and Spine
- Endoscopic approaches to Brain and Spine Diseases
Education and Training
- MBBS from JSS Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India, 1982
- MCh (Neurosurgery) from National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 1989
- Fellowship in Skull Base Surgery from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA, 1986
- Dr. D V Rajakumar has with him an experience of over 30 years
Research and Publications
- Presented and published papers on Endoscopic Approach to the Skull Base at the International Congress of Skull Base at San Diego and on several approaches to the brain and spine.
- Bangalore’s first neurosurgeon to perform Pedicle Screw Fixation for spine injuries.
- Helped to develop the Cadaver Laboratory at the Harper Hospital, carrying out many dissections of the human skull and brain.
- Member of various organizations such as Neurological Society of India, Bangalore Neurological Society, Skull Base Society of India, Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Japan, and Congress of Neurological Surgeons, USA.
- Illustrious track record of teaching at eminent hospitals.