Dr. Avanish Rai completed his MBBS, MS (General Surgery) from GMC in 2007 and DNB (Neurosurgery) from Safadarjang Hospital and VMMC , New Delhi (2011).
Prior to joining Heritage Hospitals, Varanasi. He has worked as Registrar Neurosurgery in GB Pant Hospital & Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi and at GTB Hospital & University College Medical Science (UCMS), New Delhi and also at big corporate hospital in New Delhi.
Dr. Avanish Rai has experience of more than 10 years in field of neurosurgery and spine surgery. This training from largest government hospitals of India enabled him to operate on most complex & difficult brain and spine cases requiring extreme precision and in depth knowledge of procedure.
At Safdarjang Hospital Dr. Avanish Rai worked on thesis regarding Spontaneous Intracerebal haematoma – treatment modality and was awarded as best thesis. He has also published & presented various papers & posters in reputed National Conferences and was awarded for best poster in Delhi Neurological Society on ‘Hydated Cyst of Brain & Spine – A rare identity.
He has experience on operating brain tumor using brain lab and stereotactic Minimally Invasive Surgery as well as pituitary tumor using endoscope.
Dr. Avanish Rai is ‘AO’ certified spine surgeon & has experience of performing complete spine surgery from CV Junction anomaly to lumber disc surgery. As a Spine Surgeon at Heritage Hospitals he performs minimally Invasive spine surgery and treatment of degenerative spine and complex spine fixation. He also offer option of vertebroplasty / Kyphoplasty for spine with his multidisciplinary approach, he also offers spine physiotherapy and option of injection likefacet block root block for neck pain & back pain.