vagus nerve is an important nerve that send electrical signals to the brain in a rhythmic fashion. This helps to maintain the normal functioning of autonomic nervous system. In this procedure a small inscison is made on the left side of the chest and small disc sized device is implanted under the skin, this usually a battery. After this another inscison is made around neck and the wires are tied to the vagus nerve to maintain the rhythm. This is also called pacemaker of brain informally.
Gleneagles Global Health City earlier known as Global Hospital Chennai is a leading tertiary care providing multi-specialty hospital in India with excellent outpatient, inpatient and emergency care facilities. The hospital is one of the largest hospitals of Gleneagles Global Hospitals in India, with a capacity of 1000 beds and ultra-modern infrastructure offering a wide range of healthcare services. The hospital is a recognized hospital and has many firsts to its credit including conducting the first Adult Liver swap Transplant, split liver transplant, and single lung transplant in India, along with being the first in South Indian states to perform 5 successful liver transplants in a day.