Carotid Artery Disease

We are Your Partner in Carotid Artery Wellness

Experience specialized care for Carotid Artery Disease at IBS Hospital. Our expert team combines medical knowledge with compassionate support, providing tailored treatments for your individual needs. From cutting-edge therapies to comprehensive guidance, we stand by your side, dedicated to enhancing your well-being and quality of life.

What is Carotid Artery Disease?

Carotid Artery Disease involves an obstruction in the carotid artery, which supplies oxygenated blood to the head. This can lead to decreased blood flow to the brain, causing oxygen and nutrient deprivation.

Recognising the Symptoms of Carotid Artery Disease

Symptoms develop slowly and may include:

  • Weakness or numbness
  • Speech difficulties
  • Vision problems
  • Dizziness or unconsciousness
  • Sudden severe headache
     
What causes Carotid Artery Disease

Carotid Artery Disease results from plaque accumulation in the artery walls, often associated with:

  • Unmanaged blood pressure
  • Excessive tobacco use
  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Family history of carotid artery disease
     
Diagnosis of Carotid Artery Disease

Diagnosis involves medical history evaluation and imaging modalities:

  • Ultrasound
  • CT scan
  • MRI
  • CT/MR angiography
     
Management / Treatment of Carotid Artery Disease at IBS Hospital

Treatment options include:

  • Carotid Endarterectomy: Repairing the damaged artery section using a graft.
  • Carotid Angioplasty and stenting: Minimally invasive technique using catheterization
     

Our team of experts that make it possible

Meet the team of highly specialised and experienced neurosurgeons, neurologists, orthopedicians, and other experts in the field of neurology and spine care. Our team is dedicated to providing personalised and compassionate care to each patient, with the goal of helping them achieve the best possible outcomes.

IBS Hospital Empowers Your Treatment with Cutting-edge Technology

We continuously incorporate cutting-edge technologies from around the world into our offerings, such as a surgical system that allows for precise and confident complex procedures. We use magnetic stimulation to treat certain neurological conditions and create personalised brain maps for tailored treatment plans. Nerve monitoring during surgeries ensures the nervous system is not compromised, and a robotic exoskeleton aids in mobility issues. Our goal at IBS Hospital is to provide the best care possible, utilising the latest and most innovative technologies available.

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