National Neuroscience Institute (NNI)

The National Neuroscience Institute (NNI) is the national and regional specialist centre for conditions of the brain, spine, nerves and muscles. NNI offers treatment for over 20 subspecialties, including stroke, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, brain tumour and brain injury.

NNI operates out of two main campuses (Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) and Singapore General Hospital (SGH)) and four partner hospitals (Changi General Hospital (CGH), KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH), Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) and Sengkang General Hospital (SKH)).

NNI is a member of the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre.

Patient Care

A team of specialist doctors, nurses and allied health professionals from the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, Neurodiagnostic and Neuromuscular Laboratories integrate their expertise and work together to care for our patients.


The Neurology Department has strong clinical services and multi-disciplinary programmes in stroke, dementia, neuromuscular disorders, Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders.

Other subspecialties include epilepsy, general neurology, headaches and migraine, neuro-immunology and neuro-infectious diseases and sleep disorder.


The Neurosurgery Department is the largest in Singapore and it has trained many neurosurgeons. Over the years, the neurosurgery team has developed subspecialty services and programmes.

Subspecialties include:

  • Brain Tumour / Neuro-Oncology
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Complex Hydrocephalus Neurosurgery
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • General Neurosurgery
  • Head Injury and Trauma
  • Hyperhidrosis (Sweaty Palms)
  • Paediatric Neurosurgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Neurosurgery
  • Pituitary Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Neurosurgery
  • Spine Disorders, Spinal Injury and Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Radiotherapy
  • Surgery for Pain Disorders

Address:11 Jln Tan Tock Seng, Level 1, Singapore 308433

Phone:+65 6357 7153