About Us

Dr. Sonal Gupta

(Director & Head Neurosurgery, Max Superspeciality Hospital Shalimar Bagh, Delhi)

I am a Senior Brain & Spine surgeon. At present working at MAX SUPERSPECIALITY HOSPITAL SHALIMAR BAGH, NEW DELHI, AS A DIRECTOR AND HEAD(SPINE).

I have been trained (MCh.- Neurosurgery) from one of the premier institutes on India - SREE CHITRA THIRUNAL INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, KERALA, INDIA.

I have 20 years of experience as a neurosurgeon. I have worked in UK at Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester., AS A REGISTRAR IN NEUROSURGERY, IN THE BEGINNING OF MY CAREER. THIS HAS ADDED INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE IN NEUROSURGERY.

I have worked as and Assistant professor at AIIMS, Delhi, India.

    WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • SR. NEUROSURGEON, MAX HOSPITAL
  • SR. NEUROSURGEON, ACTION BALAJI HOSPITAL
  • SR. NEUROSURGEON, MAHARAJA AGARSEN HOSPITAL
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, AIIMS
  • NEUROSURGERY REGISTRAR, SALFORD (UK)
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, MGNIMS (JAIPUR)
  • CLINICAL ASSOCIATE, HINDUJA HOSPITAL (MUMBAI)
  • EDUCATION & TRAINING :
  • M.B.B.S, BARODA MEDICAL COLLEGE, GUJARAT
  • M.CH (NEUROSURGERY), SREECHITRA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, KERALA
  • DNB (NEUROSURGERY)
  • AWARDS INFORMATION :
  • BEST PAPER AWARD IN NSI ANNUAL CONFERENCE (1996)
  • EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON ‘RABBITS – USAGE OF INDEGENOUS FIBRIN GLUE ON RABBIT DURA’
  • RESEARCH PAPER ON ‘GRADING SYSTEM FOR CLINICO-RADIOLOGICAL CORRELATION IN SYRINGOMYELIA-CHIARI MALFORMATION’, PRESENTED IN 46TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF NEUROLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA

    SURGICAL EXPERIENCE :

  • CRANIAL NEUROSURGERY
  • VASCULAR NEUROSURGERY-ANEURSYSM AND AVMS
  • SKULL BASE TUMORS IS MY AREA OF INTEREST
  • COMPLEX BRAIN TUMORS LIKE GIANT MENINGIOMAS & INTRAVENTRICULAR TUMORS
  • POSTERIOR FOSSA TUMORS, INCLUDING PAEDIATRIC TUMORS
  • WIDE EXPOSURE OF TREATING HEAD INJURIES
  • PITUITARY TUMORS
  • NEUROSPINE SURGERY
  • CERVICAL DISC SURGERY WITH OR WITHOUT CERVICAL DISC REPACEMENT
  • LUMBAR SPINE SURGERIES – DECOMPRESSION, DISCECTOMIES AND FIXATION
  • KEY HOLE SURGERIES FOR SPINE IS MY AREA OF INTEREST
  • COMPLEX APPROACHES TO TB SPINE AND SPINE TUMORS
  • MICROSCOPIC REMOVAL OF SPINAL CORD TUMORS
  • PAEDIATRIC CONGENITAL SPINE DISEASES
  • CRANIOVERTEBRAL JUNCTION SURGERY-CONGENITAL AND TRUAMA

Areas of Interest

MICROSCOPIC BRAIN TUMOR SURGERY
KEY HOLE SPINE SURGERY
COMPLEX SKULL BASE TUMORS
SPINE DECOMPRESSION AND FIXATION