Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, has become the first healthcare facility in the Asia-Pacific region to use robotic technology for neurosurgery, successfully conducted four surgeries for treatment of epilepsy with the new generation robotic surgical technology - ROSA. Dr. Ashok Pillai, Professor, Nerosurgery, AIMS said it will assist a broad range of surgical interventions to treat Parkinson and Epilepsy treatments, brain tumours, hemorrhagic strokes and endoscopic brain surgery.