Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi
Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi - Neurosurgeon


Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi

MBBS (KGMC), MS (KGMC) M.Ch Neurosurgery (AIIMS)

Work Experience: 37 Years+


Dr Tyagi is known for his anterior cervical and lumbar microsurgical discectomy and craniovertebral junction surgeries.He is an exponent in treating cerebral aneurysm, excision of AVM malformation and all kind of spinal tumor surgeries with results comparable to the best international standards. He is an expert in the spinal instrumentation at all the levels from the cervico occipital to the Lumbosacral regions.

He pioneered functional stereotactic surgery programme at Apollo Hospital New Delhi and has done a large number of Deep Brain Stimulation surgeries and ablative surgeries. He is the first surgeon in India who used Image Fusion technique to localize the targets in the deep part of brain to do functional stereotactic surgeries.

Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi is also known for Frameless Stereotactic Navigation work in cases of epilepsy caused by small lesions which are close to eloquent areas of brain. Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) is another area in which he has done the largest number of cases at the Apollo Hospital New Delhi. He is actively involved in neurosurgical training and research work at Apollo Hospitals New Delhi.

Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi, born on 1st February 1966 is a renowned Neurosurgeon with more than 32 years’ experience in the field of Neurosurgery. He is known for his highly skilled and precise Neurosurgical work. Dr. Tyagi a medical graduate of prestigious King George’s Medical University (KGMU), Lucknow & has been trained in Neurosurgery at the premier neurosurgical institute in India, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi.

Credit of performing more than 11,000+ Microscopic Brain & Spine Surgeries

Ongoing Free of Cost Rural Medical Services in the native village in Muzaffarnagar (UP) for more than 32 years

Promoter & vocal of Swach Bharat Mission, an Initiative of Govt of India. Have motivated & financially helped the local residents for building toilets in native village.

Financially helped the local school in native village for building a Girls hostel.

Support the whole life education of an Orphan Child thru a foundation.

Awarded as a LEGEND in the field of NEUROSURGERY by Times of India in August 2017

Awarded by Delhi Medical Association as VISHISHT CHIKTSA RATNA AWARD on Doctor’s Day in July 2015.

Indian Medical Association (South Delhi) decorated with “Scroll of Honour” for the contributions in the field of Neurosurgery.

Detailed Work Experience

  • AIIMS ( Jan 1994 to May 1997)
  • Working in neurosurgical field for last 25 years
  • Practicing successfully Brain & Spine Surgery at Apollo Hospitals New Delhi
  • 9000 neurosurgical procedures
  • Notable Work
  • Provides free neurosurgical service in India and abroad in neighboring countries, African countries and Middle East countries especially for war affected people.
  • Rural area work – reaching to people of remote villages in North India twice a month and providing best of the medical care free of cost
  • Continuously involved in social service work for the welfare of the society. He regularly goes to rural areas including his native village Sohanjani Tagan [Distt. Muzaffarnagar (U.P)] and provides free medical care to the people. He helps in educating the needy people in these remote areas and has been playing a key role in awareness for their health and cleanliness. He is associated with Swatch Bharat Abhiyan mission. He has helped people of his village and neighboring areas to get the best of medical facility at the minimum cost.
  • Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi is very well known for his charitable work internationally. He visits Zambia regularly and operates patients free of cost. He makes 2 to 3 visits every year to the University Teaching Hospital in Zambia to train neurosurgeons in Zambia and help the patient with neurological disorders.
  • He has contributed in rehabilitation work in Iraq by visiting once every 3 months and treating the people of post war devastated country for last 6 years. He offered his services without any remuneration.
  • He has also visited Bangladesh several times and provided honorary services to patients with neurological problems.
  • Pakistani Citizen have also benefited by the selfless services of Dr Sudheer Kumar Tyagi. He visited and offered his services in Pakistan. Large numbers of people from Pakistan come to him for treatment and appreciate the humanity shown by him.

Professional Memberships

  • Neurological Society of India Member of Delhi Neurological Association
  • Member Neurology Society of India.
  • Member of Indian society or functional and stereotactic neurosurgery
  • Member of association of spinal surgeons of India

Awards And Achievements/Research & Publications

Awards And Achievements

  • Awarded as a LEGEND in the field of NEUROSURGERY by Times of India in August 2017 for exceptional performance in the field of Neuro Surgery. The parameters of assessment were Clinical Outcomes, number of patients in OPD & In-Patient, Research & Publications, Citations & Patient feedback.
  • Delhi Medical Association has recognized his excellent and highly skilled precise neurosurgical work and decorated him with VISHISHT CHIKTSA RATNA AWARD on Doctor’s Day this year in July 2015.
  • Awarded Certificate of Honor during medical graduation.
  • Elected member of National Committee of Indian Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery.
  • Scroll of appreciation from Indian Medical Association, South Delhi Branch for his extraordinary work in the field of Neurosurgery.

Research And Publications

  • His research work has been published in international Journals
  • Dr. Sudheer Kumar Tyagi has written chapters on functional neurosurgery in several textbooks of neurosurgery, his work of Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery has been published in the Apollo journal of medicine.
  • Author of chapters in Textbook of Operative Neurosurgery.