Dr K Vishnu Prasad is one of the senior most Neurosurgeons in Andhra Pradesh and widely known for his work all over India in the field of Neuro and Spine Surgery. In his 34 years of experience, he has dealt with a wide variety of cases both as an Orthopedician and a Neurosurgeon. He has completed his MBBS, M.S(Ortho) and M.Ch(Neurosurgery) from Andhra Medical College as a Gold Medallist and completed his fellowship in Micro-Neurosurgery in Fujita Health University, Japan and fellowship in Neuroendoscopy from Paris. He is a recipient of several awards and has presented several research papers in national and international journals. He has conducted workshops and chaired various Neurosurgical conferences all over the world. He has previously worked as the Head of the Department of Neurosurgery at King George Hospital, Visakhapatnam and Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad, and Director of Medical Education, Andhra Pradesh.
His areas of expertise include

He has dealt with and successfully treated several patients from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha, Chattisgarh and international patients. He believes in patient education and patient support for betterment and is known for his patience and exceptional care.

He was awarded ‘Dhanwentri Medal and Dr. C. Vyagreshwarudu Gold Medal’. in 1982-83 He has presented lectures and research studies at various National and International level conferences. Research work analysis was accepted by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, 2009 in New Orleans Louisiana,USA and was presented as Posters in the conference and was awarded a travel fellowship by CNS,USA.
The following are the articles presented:

“Role of Squash Smears, Imaging And Histopathology In Diagnosing CNS Lesions – A Prospective Study” 213
A. Bhagya Lakshmi, K. Vishnu Prasad, Prasad Uma, P. Satyanarayana Rao, P. Krishna Prasad, B. Hygreev Rao,National Journal of Basic Medical Sciences NJBMS / Vol. 2 ; Issue 3 / January – March 2012.

"Bomb Blast In Hyderabad 2013: A Medical Analysis. IJCRR. (2013), [cited October 16, 2016]; 5(12): 104-111.
Prasad K.V, Thomas V, Padmaleela K, Rao BR.

“Alkoptonuria with Ochronotic Spondylosis , 1995”.
K. Vishnu Prasad