Dr. Malla Bhaskara Rao

Dr. Malla Bhaskara Rao
Neurosurgeon, Bangalore

MBBS, FRCS, DNB

  • 1 Hospital

Dr. Malla Bhaskara Rao is a consultant Neurosurgeon associated with National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore. He is an expert in various Neurological disorders as Brain Tumors, Meningiomas, Gliomas, Pituitary Adenomas, Craniopharyngiomas, Acoustic Neurinomas, Intraventricular, Cerebellar and Spinal Tumors. He has many awards and recognitions to his credit as Young Investigator Award.

Experience

Professor of Neurosurgery, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore 2012 -  Present

Consultant Neurosurgeon & Epilepsy Surgery Specialist, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute (KDAH), Mumbai 2009 -  2012

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Riyadh Military Hospital 2005 -  2009

Specialities

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures

  • Epilepsy Surgery

Education

MBBS, 1985, Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam

DNB, 1993, New Delhi

Practice Information

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore

National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore

Hosur Road, Lakkasandra, Wilson Garden, Marigowda Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560029

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Radhakrishnan K, Santosh Kumar B, Bhaskara Rao M: Intractable Partial Epilepsy: Diagnosis, Evaluation and treatment. In: Reviews in Neurology. JMK Murthy (Ed): Hyderabad, Indian Academy of Neurology, (3):12-20, 1996.
  • Bhaskara Rao M, Radhakrishnan K, Thomas SV, and Nayak DS and Santhosh Kumar B: Epilepsy Surgery in a Developing Country. Centennial Perspective, 11th International Congress of Neurological Surgery, Bologna (Italy) Monduzzi Editore, (2):2279-2282, 1997.
  • K. Radhakrishnan, M. Bhaskara Rao: Surgical Treatment of Medically Refractory Epilepsy. Reviews in Neurology. JMK Murthy (Ed): Hyderabad, Indian Academy of Neurology, 5:74-81, 1998.
  • M. Bhaskara Rao and R.Gireesh Menon. Anterior Temporal Lobectomy for Intractable Seizures: SCTIMST experience In: Medically Refractory Epilepsy. Kurupath Radhakrishnan (Ed): Trivandrum, SCTIMST, 165-170, 1999.
  • Kurupath Radhakrishnan, Malla Bhaskara Rao. Anterior Temporal Lobectomy for Intractable Seizures: a comprehensive outcome assessment In: Medically Refractory Epilepsy. Kurupath Radhakrishnan (Ed): Trivandrum, SCTIMST, 187-200, 1999.
  • V.V. Radhakrishnan, Elizabeth Joseph, Malla Bhaskara Rao. The pathology observed in 100 consecutive surgical specimens from patients with medically refractory epilepsy In: Medically Refractory Epilepsy. Kurupath Radhakrishnan (Ed): Trivandrum, SCTIMST, 255-264, 1999.
  • Anoop Kumar Thekkuveettil, Anne John, Kurupath Radhakrishnan, Malla Bhaskara Rao. An electron microscopic evaluation of the hippocampus in patients with medically refractory temporal lobe epilepsy In: Medically Refractory Epilepsy. Kurupath Radhakrishnan (Ed): Trivandrum, SCTIMST, 265-270, 1999.
  • M.Bhaskara Rao. Epilepsy surgery in India. In: Epilepsy - The Indian Perspective. JMK Murthy(Ed): Hyderabad, Care Foundation, 195-201, 1999.
  • Radhakrishnan K, Bhaskara Rao Malla. Comprehensive management of patients with medically refractory epilepsy: a developing country scenario. In: Epilepsy in India Singhal BS, Nag D. (Eds.), Mumbai, Indian Epilepsy Association, 343-62, 2000.
  • Malla BR, Polkey CE, Fabinyi GE. Focal Cortical Dysplasia- An analysis of two Institutional series. Proceedings of the 12th World Congress of Neurosurgery. McCulloch GAJ, Reilly P.L. (Eds.), Adelaide, Australia, Neurosurgical Society of Australasia Research Foundation, 2001.
  • Malla Bhaskara Rao. Lesional Epilepsy Surgery -“Spike-Chasing” is not necessary. In: Progress in Clinical Neurosciences Vedantam Rajshekhar, Kalyan B Bhattacharyya (Eds.), Neurological Society of India, 221-228, 2009.
  • Bhaskara Rao Malla, Jayanti Mani. Surgery for Epilepsy: General Principles. In: Ramamurthi and Tandon’s Textbook of Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition P.N.Tandon, R.Ramamurthi, (Eds.), Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2229-2243, 2012.
  • Bhaskara Rao Malla, Jayanti Mani. Surgery for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. In: Ramamurthi and Tandon’s Textbook of Neurosurgery, 3rd Edition P.N.Tandon, R.Ramamurthi, (Eds.), Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2244-2257, 2012.
  • Life Member of the Neurological Society of India
  • Life Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (India)
  • Life Member of the Indian Epilepsy Association & Society
  • International Member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (USA)
  • Member of the Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of the American Epilepsy Society
  • Member of the sub-committee of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) on the epilepsy surgery in the developing countries (1999-2003)