Dementia is a loss of intellectual function. All the usual functions of the brain including memory, thinking, problem solving, behavior and ability to perform everyday activities are affected. It is a common cause of dependence among the elderly. Dementia is not a disease in itself. It is a word used to describe a group of symptoms that occur when brain cells stop working properly. This happens inside specific areas of the brain, which can affect how you think, remember and communicate.
Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon has a team of neurologists of national and international repute that specialize in dementia treatment and management. The team has well established protocols that are based on international standards. The clinic and protocols are supported by a team of psychologists and care giver team that help attendants and family members cope. The team also provides a detailed plan for the family members to deal, support, care and manage dementia patients.