Dato' Dr Jegan A/L Thanabalan

Tower D-6-08, 6th Floor


+603-7491 9191 (Ext. 36102/ 36015)

Dato' Dr Jegan A/L Thanabalan

Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
English, Bahasa Malaysia, Tamil
MBBS, MS, Fellowship In Sterotactic & Functional Neurosurgery (Oxford, UK)

Clinic Schedule

Day Time
Tuesday 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Clinical Focus

  • Neurotrauma (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • Stroke and vascular disease (AVM, aneurysm, Cavernoma)
  • Gamma Knife surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • CNS Tumours: All Brain and Spinal Tumours : Open and Endoscopy, Awake Brain Surgery, Stereotaxy, Minimally-Invasive
  • Skull Base surgery - Endoscopic and Minimal Access
  • CNS Infections and Abscess
  • Functional Disorders including Pain, Hemifacial spasms, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia.
  • Functional - Epilepsy, Parkinsons Disease, Dystonia
  • CSF Disorders i.e. Shunts and Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Spinal Disorders i.e. Degenerative Diseases and Tumor (Open and Endoscopy Approach)
  • Pediatric Congenital Brain and Spinal Lesions
  • Bone and Scalp Lesions

Procedure Focus

  • Brain Tumour Resection with Image Guidance,Functional MRI, Tractography, Awake Craniotomy
  • Intraoperative Cortical Stimulation and Brain Mapping
  • Brain Biopsy with Frame-Based and Frameless Stereotaxy
  • Skull Base Tumour Resection - Endoscopic-Assisted and Minimal-Access
  • Endoscopic Resection of Pituitary Tumours, Craniophryngioma, Cysts
  • Endoscopic-Assisted Microvascular Decompression for Hemifacial Spasms, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Gamma Knife for Brain tumors, Skull Base Tumors, Metastatic tumor, Trigeminal Neuralgia, AVMs
  • Cervical and Lumbar Disc disease - microsurgical decompression and fixation
  • Spinal Tumors Excision with Intraoperative Stimulation and Neuromonitoring
  • CSF Disorders & Hydrocephalus - Endoscopic 3rd Ventriculostomy, Programmable Shunt and Lumbar Peritoneal Shunt

Postgraduate Training

  • Master of Surgery (UKM)
  • Fellowship in Sterotactic & Functional  Neurosurgery, Oxford, UK
  • Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, Pittsburgh, USA
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Marseille,  France

Medical School


University Of Mangalore, India


  • Life Member Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia
  • Member of Malaysian Society of Neurosciences
  • Member of The Skull Base Congress USA
  • Fellow of Academy of GeneraL Education (FAGE)  
  • Member of the International Movement Disorder Society


  • Service of Excellence Award in 2019
  • Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang 2016
  • Arumugasamy Prize Best paper award 2013
  • Best paper award, NAM 2012

Board Certifications


National Specialist Registry Malaysia - Neurosurgery

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