Neurology involves providing care to patients with diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, or muscles. Specialists who offer services for diagnostic evaluation, consultation, and management of neurobehavioral and associated disorders are known as neurosurgeons.
The neurology and neurosurgery hospitals in Iran have the well advanced (State-of-the-art) equipment, along with highly experienced and trained neurosurgeons and strong support teams as well. There are over 1000 neurosurgeon in Iran who can perform complex neurosurgeries, and the success rates of Neurosurgery in Iran have often exceeded international standards.
Neurosurgeons in Iran are well qualified; many of them are super specialized in the focus areas such as skull base surgeries, interventional neuroradiology, pediatric neurosurgery. Apart from the trained professionals and international standard facilities, neurology and neurosurgery hospitals in Iran have rehabilitation specialists, as a complex neurosurgery often requires intense physical and neuro rehabilitation.
Neurosurgery cost in Iran for the excision of the pituitary gland tumor is USD $4000 to $6000. The cost of same neurosurgery in the USA would be approximately five times of cost in Iran. Neurosurgery cost in Iran to treat lumbar spine fusion is around USD $5000. The cost of same neurosurgery in the USA would be USD $20,000. Neurosurgery cost in Iran for spine decompression would be between USD $6000. The cost of same neurosurgery in the USA would be at least four times of cost in Iran.