The Neuro Surgery unit started in the year 1998 under the stewardship of Dr. Kartikeya Sharma, MCH. The unit in collaboration with Oncology Wing provides yeoman services to brain cancer patients. Department was further strengthened with appointment of one more Neurosurgeon Dr. Pankaj Gupta in 2016. The same year a separate ward for Neurosurgery was constructed. The 25 bedded ward with facility for critical care is added in 2016. It is the most modern and fully equipped ward to deal with emergencies in the Allahabad region.
Smt. Sonia Gandhi President and Trustee of Kamala Nehru Memorial Hospital Society inaugurated the ward on 21st November 2016. Total 5092 patients were seen in OPD and 306 patients were admitted. Surgeries performed under the Department included tumor removal, clot in brain, etc.