Dr. Ajaya Nand Jha

Chairman Institute of Neurosciences

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Expert in using Intra-Operative MRI technology for brain and spine surgeries

Has over 27 years of experience in Neurovascular Intervention

Inducted in to institutions in the UK and the USA

Dr. Ajaya Nand Jha has developed a specialized team for Neurovascular Intervention, Endoscopic Spine surgery, Endoscopic Skull base surgery, Functional neurosurgery & radio surgery in Medanta. ..

Medical Qualifications

FRCSRoyal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK1983
M.S. (General Surgery)Lady Hardinage Medical College, Delhi1981
M.B.B.S.AFMC, Pune1977

Specialization and Expertise

  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Image Guided Spinal Surgery
  • Frameless Stereotaxy
  • Spinal Surgery

Memberships & Certifications

  • Member of Royal College of Surgeons
  • Member of British Medical Association
  • Member of Society of British Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of Manchester Medical Society
  • Member of Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of Intl.Stereotactic Radosurgery Society
  • President of Delhi Neurological Association
  • President of Indian Society for Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Member of Neurological Society of India
  • Member of Indian Medical Association
  • Advisory Board Member of Johnson & Johnson

Awards & Accomplishments

  • The Max Healthcare Institute Special Recognition Award, 2008
  • The Smt.R Laxmi Ram Chandran Memorial Trophy for Best Surgical Resident of the Year, 1982
  • The IMA Excellence Award, 1997


  • Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry :   Transient hemiparesis - a cautionary tale : co-existence of phaeochromocytoma and intracranial aneurysm, 1985
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  • Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry. 49 :   Carotid Ligation : What happens in the long term?, 1986
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  • Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry :   Latrogenic Ex-vacuo Subdural Hygroma, 1987
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  • British Journal of Radiology :   The role of intravenous Digital Substraction Angiography in aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations, 1988
  • JAPI :   Subdural Emphyema, 1989
  • Bombay Hospital Journal :   Magnetic Resonance Imaging & Computerised Axial Tomography of Intra canalicular neuromas, 1991
  • British Journal of Neurosurgery :   Non Fistulous Aneurysms of the Intracavernous Internal Carotid Artery, 1989
  • Singapore :   Evaluation of Intra Operative Ultrasound in Neurosurgery, Annals Academy of Medicine, 1993
  • Proceedings of the Third Natl. Neurotrauma Conference, Bombay :   Intracranial Pressure Monitoring in cranial Trauma Management, 1994
  • Neurology India 42, 105-107 :   CT Scan Diagnosis & Emergency Clipping of Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysm without Angiography, 1994
  • IV International workshop on Vascular surgery, Chicago, USA :   Concurrent Intraventricular and Lumbar Manometry in the management of intracranial hypertension following SAH, 1995
  • Joint International Congress on Minimally invasive techniques in neurosurgery & otorhinolaryngology :   Combination of MRI surface marking & ultrasound guidance for minimally invasive approach- A simple, cost-effective technique, 1995
  • British Journal of Neurosurgery, 10(6): 585-587 :   Simultaneous lumbar and intraventricular manometry to evaluate the role and safety of lumbar puncture in raised intra cranial intracranial pressure following subarachnoid haemorrhage, 1995
  • New Delhi :   Management of Head Injury - A Personal Approach, First International Conference on Trauma and Critical Care at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 1996
  • 287-298 :   Interactive Image-directed Neurosurgery, Neurological Society of India, 1996
  • British Journal of Neurosurgery 11(4):335-336 :   A simple technique to limit ICP catheter infection, 1997
  • Breakthroughs in Neurosciences, Volume 2 : No. 1 :   Editorial: Neuroscience: The Emerging Epidemic, Apollo Medicine – Theme Symposium, 2005
  • Volume2 No.1 :   Case Reports- Craniopharyngioma: A Surgical perspective, Apollo Medicine: Theme Symposium: Breakthroughs in Neurosciences, 2005
  • Volume 2 – No. 1 :   Frameless stereotaxy – Indications, techniques and results, Apollo Medicine: Theme Symposium: Breakthroughs in Neurosciences, 2005
  • Volume 2 – No.1 :   Radiation Induced Meningioma, Apollo Medicine – Theme Symposium: Breakthroughs in Neurosciences, 2005
  • Oncology 024 :   Volume 2 – No.1, 2007
  • Neurology India :   Digital subtraction angiography laboratory with in-built CT (DynaCT) - Application during intracranial aneurysm embolization, 2008
  • Journal of Neuroradiology 29: 1837-40 :   Use of Angiographic CT for Anatomic Localization of AVM Nidal Components, 2008
  • Journal of Neuroradiology A1374 :   Coil embolization of very small (2-mm or smaller) berry aneurysms: Feasibility and technical issues, 2008
  • The Internet Journal of Neurosurgery :   Transient oculomotor nerve palsy after subarachnoid hemorrhage due to middle cerebral artery aneurysm, 2008
  • The Internet Journal of Neurosurgery. Volume 5 No.2 :   Giant cell tumour of the sphenoid bone – Lefort 2 Approach for surgery, 2009
  • Milano, Italy :   Consecutive Aneurysms treated with embolisation as the first choice of treatment : management, Aneurism E Mav Cerebrali, 2010
  • Progress in clinical neurosciences :   Intraoperative Image Guidance and its impact on outcome, 2011