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Dr. Shameem Ahmed - Neurosurgeon, guwahati

Dr. Shameem Ahmed

NeurosurgeonMBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery
Experience: 20 yrs
Availability: Apollo Hospital
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locationLotus Tower, International Hospitals, GS Rd, Christian Basti, Guwahati, Assam 781005, Guwahati, 781005
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  • Neurotrauma
  • Brain and Spine Tumors
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Peripheral nerve injury
  • Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Trananal Endrocopic Surgeries
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Treatment of Neurological Problems
  • Laser Treatment
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Peripheral Neuro surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Neck and Spine Biopsy
  • Qualifications and Recognitions

    Professional Statement

    MBBS from University Of Gauhati, 2000


  • MBBS
  • MS - General Surgery
  • MCh - Neuro Surgery
  • Specializations

  • Neurosurgeon
  • Experience

  • Brain & Spine centre, Consultant
  • Apollo Hospitals, Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon & HOD
  • 2005 - 2011, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Senior Resident
  • 2011 - 2016, Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Assistant Professor
  • Awards

  • Received training in Neuronavigation-guided Surgery, Neuro-Endoscopy, Paediatric Neurosurgery, Neuro Oncology, Cerebro-Vascular and Stroke Surgery, and Complex Spinal Surgery with instrumentation.
  • Thesis: A comparative study of the treatment of chronic subdural hematoma-Burr hole drainage versus continuous closed drainage.
  • Thesis: Cranio-vertebral junction anomaly with hind brain herniation and syringomyelia – a retrospective study.
  • Thesis: Postoperative pulmonary infection after abdominal surgery.
  • CPP based management of severely head injured patients using "Indigenous poor man's ICP monitoring" system.
  • Standardization of Indigenous technique: "Mini Craniotomy" in SDH.
  • Cost-effective localisation technique by using "Craniomaper" (low-cost Neuro Navigation) during craniotomy.
  • "Awake Craniotomy": Tenants & Technical Nuance!
  • Continuous BIS monitoring in Severely Head injured patients: Can it conjunct GCS?
  • Steroid as Cerebral decongestant in acute traumatic brain injury: Can we alter the myth?
  • Runners Up in 11th IAP Pediatric Quiz. Silchar, 1998.
  • Winner of Surgi-Quiz during ASACON 2005, Dibrugarh.
  • Awarded as Best paper in 17th National Neuro-Trauma conference in Bhubaneswar, "Civilian gunshot injuries - Experience of 22 cases (A prospective study)". 2008.
  • Award paper at Indo-US emergency medicine conference (2008, Mangalore): Multimodel management of gun shot injuries in a level 1 trauma center. 2008.
  • Award paper presentation at national neurotrauma conference 2009 (Jaipur) : Outcome in head injured patients.
  • Best Poster award: Outcome in head injured patients - Indian scenario. NSI conference.
  • Award paper presentation at national Neurotrauma conference 2010 (Chennai) - Portable Mobile CT in Neurotrauma ICU : usefulness as a bedside intracranial morphological monitoring tool.
  • Best Paper Award: TRAUMA 2010 – Mobile CT as a bedside monitoring tool.
  • Top 10 off-beat professional pursuits of India in 2008 (The Times of India).
  • Author of the Year award ("The Success Story"), Books Today. Sep 2008.
  • Recipient of “Rastriya Gaurav Award". 2016.
  • Recipient of "Best Doctor in Neurosurgery (East Zone) Award “ under India Health Care Award session. 2016.
  • Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.
  • Memberships

  • Member, Assam Medical Council
  • Member, Indian Medical Association
  • Neurological Society of India (NSI)
  • Neuro-Trauma Society of India (NTSI)
  • Indian Society for Trauma & Acute Care (ISTAC)
  • Traumatology Institute, Toronto, Canada
  • AANS/CNS Section on Neurotrauma & Critical Care
  • Society for Advanced Studies in Medical Sciences (MSASMS)
  • Guwahati Neuro Society