Disorders of the nervous system such as dementia, epilepsy, movement disorders, chronic pains, sleep disorders, headaches, multiple sclerosis and various other neuro-muscular diseases are effectively handled here. The department of Neuro Sciences caters to about 600 in-patients and more than 6000 out-patients every year. It also conducts about 1500 major neurological surgeries annually. Today, the department of Neuro Sciences at Manipal is regarded as one of the leading centers in the country, an accomplishment that is possible mainly because of the acclaimed team of neurologists and neurosurgeons, the infrastructure of the hospital and the advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technologies that are available to them. This department is also present across most of the group hospitals of Manipal.