Dr. Sathish S - Neuro & Spine Surgeon

satish s

A Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon with expertise in managing a wide spectrum of Neuro & Spinal problems, Dr. Sathish.S has over two decades of experience in this domain.

He is a specialist in Micro-Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Craniofacial Reconstruction Surgery, Spinal Instrumentation and Minimally Invasive Surgery for correcting spine deformities.

Apart from a track record of performing over 1,500 Brain Surgeries and 2,500 Complex Spine Surgeries (Microsurgery), Dr. Sathish has also devised innovative and cost-effective surgical methods for both Spine & Brain disorders. He has also published over 30 papers in national/international journals.

Credentials :
M.B.B.S., M.Ch., D.N.B., L.S.U.H.S.C.
Designation :
Senior Consultant - Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery 
Experience : 21+ Year(s)
Main Speciality : Neurology (Nervous system)
Special Interest : General Neurology , Neuro Surgery ,Skull Base Surgery , Spinal Disorders

Dr Satish.S brings to Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore a rich experience of over 20 years as a practicing Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon. He has tremendous experience and skill in dealing with a wide spectrum of Neuro and Spinal problems and specializes in most modern techniques like Micro-Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Craniofacial reconstruction surgery, minimally invasive surgery for correcting spine deformities and spinal Instrumentation.

Dr Satish has held a number of teaching positions at some of Asia’s prestigious institution like NIMHANS. He has gained valuable expertise and has been involved in various leading research projects at the Louisiana State University of health Sciences, Shreveport, USA

Academic / Work Experience


  • Senior Consultant - Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery at Apollo Hospital - Bangalore.
  • He served as a Faculty member for 14 years at the most renowned Institute, The National Institute for Mental Health And Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore


  • 1988 MBBS (Bangalore Medical College, India)
  • 1992 Mch (Nimhans - Bangalore)
  • 1995 Diplomate National board (Neuro Surgery)
  • 2000 Research Fellow- Louisiana State University of health Sciences, Shreveport US

Key Positions Held / Memberships

  • Neurological Society of India (N.S.I.)
  • Skull Base Society of India
  • Indian Medical Association


  • Micro-Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniofacial Reconstruction Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spinal Instrumentation