Polenov Russian Scienific Research Institute of Neurosurgery is the oldest institution in the country and the first scientific and practical neurosurgical institute in the world. It was opened in May 1926, on the initiative of Professor A. G. Molotkov and S.P. Fedorov, and it has a long history of development. Since 2015, Polenov Russian Scienific Research Institute of Neurosurgery is a branch of the Almazov National Medical Research Centre.
On the basis of the Institute all complex surgery is carried out in well-equipped operating rooms. In diagnostic and therapeutic processes the Institute involves not only neurosurgeons but also high experienced specialists of the other fields of medicine: neurologists, intensive care specialists, radiation diagnosticians, internists, pediatricians, neuroophthalmologists and many others. There are the Laboratories of functional electrophysiology, biochemistry, cerebral circulation and others at the Institute.
Phone: +7 (812) 272–81–35 (Help desk), +7 (812) 273–93–02 (Consultative Department)