MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neurosurgery
Chairman - Institute of Neurosciences
37 Years of Practice, 2 Awards Neurosurgeon
The pioneer in introducing the intra-operative MRI technology for brain tumor surgeries in India, and the winner of the ‘Best Surgical Resident of the Year Excellence Award’ (IMA). His expertise in performing tumor surgeries, operating in brain lab with the use of ALA dye for the precision of tumor removal and cerebrovascular surgery, is well-known in India and abroad.
The Max Healthcare Institute has awarded Dr. Jha with the Special Excellence Award. As a visionary, Dr. Ajaya Nand Jha recognized the need and potential of sub-specialisation in Neurosurgery and developed a specialized team for Neurovascular Intervention, Endoscopic Spine surgery, Endoscopic Skull Base surgery, Functional Neurosurgery and Radio Surgery. He has developed a team for Stroke, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Paediatric Neurology and Sleep Medicine and he believes that this team, along with the latest technology, is the way to provide optimum patient care. As a leading academician at Medanta, Dr. Ajaya Nand Jha has initiated several fellowships and training programs for doctors, technicians, and nurses in order to promote quality and ethical practice.
Before Medanta, he was the Director of Neurosciences at Max Healthcare, the Head of Neurosurgery and a Senior Consultant of Neurosurgery at Indraprastha Apollo. His special interests comprise Brain Tumour Surgery using pre-operative MRI, Suite Radio Surgery, Cerebrovascular Surgery, Image-guided Surgery and Frameless Stereotaxy Spinal Surgery. Dr. Jha holds the MBBS degree from AFMC, Pune after which he held a Surgical Residency at the Lady Hardinge Medical College in New Delhi, and went on to Manchester, UK to pursue Surgical Neurology.
He also has the fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK. Dr. Jha is an eminent member of the British Medical Association, the Society of British Neurological Surgeons, Manchester Medical Society, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (USA), International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society (USA), the Neurological Society of India and the Indian Medical Association. He is the President of Delhi Neurological Association and the Indian Society for Cerebrovascular Surgery.
Fees: ₹ 2000
Medical School & Fellowships
MBBS - Armed Forces Medical College, Pune , 1976
MS - General Surgery - Lady Hardinage Medical College, University of Delhi, Delhi , 1981
MCh - Neurosurgery - Manchester, UK , 1983
Fellowship - Surgical Neurology - Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh , 1987
Member - Indian Medical Association
Member - Neurological Society of India
President - Indian Society for Cerebrovascular Surgery
President - Delhi Neurological Association
Member - Intl.Stereotactic Radosurgery Society, USA
Member - Congress of Neurological Surgeons, USA
Member - Manchester Medical Society, UK
Member - Society of British Neurological Surgeons, UK
Member - British Medical Association, UK
Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon
Institute of Neurosciences
Medanta Mediclinic, Defence Colony
2005 - 2009
Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
1995 - 2005
Hinduja National Hospital Mahim, Mumbai
1987 - 1994
Special Excellence Award - Max Healthcare Institute
Best Surgical Resident of the year , IMA-Excellence Award