EEG Test (Electroencephalogram)


An Electroencephalogram (EEG) is a non-invasive medical test that monitors electrical activity in the brain. This test detects abnormalities in the brain waves or the brain's electrical activity.

It is done by attaching many small metal discs (electrodes) to the scalp. The test shows up as wavy lines on an EEG recording.

Other name - Brain wave test

EEG test can diagnose the following conditions -

  • Epilepsy
  • Sleep disorders
  • Brain hemorrhage
  • Brain infection
  • Head injuries
  • Brain tumors
  • Brain death

EEG Test Cost in India


Test Type Medical test
Preparation Wash the hair properly and avoid using conditioners, sprays, or gels. The doctor may advise to sleep less the night before the EEG test. Avoid caffeinated and tobacco products a few hours before the test.
Report Same day
EEG test costs in Hyderabad Rs.1000 to Rs 3000 approximately.
EEG test costs in Vizag Rs. 1000 to Rs. 2500 approximately.
EEG test costs in Nashik Rs. 1000 to Rs. 2000 approximately.
EEG test cost in Aurangabad Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 approximately.
EEG test costs in Nellore Rs. 1000 to Rs. 2000 approximately.
EEG test costs in Chandanagar Rs. 1000 to Rs. 2000 approximately.
EEG test costs in Srikakulam Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 approximately.
EEG test costs in Sangamner Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 approximately
EEG test costs in Kurnool Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 approximately
EEG test costs in Kakinada Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 approximately

EEG test

An EEG test cost in India at different locations may vary.

Book an EEG test at Medicover Hospitals. Call us at   040-68334455


For any abnormal value, you must consult a doctor.

Book an appointment with our neurologist at Medicover hospitals.

Frequently Asked Questions


It takes 30-60 minutes to complete an EEG test.

The doctor may recommend an EEG test if the patient is having any brain-related conditions or symptoms like seizures, loss of memory, or confusion.

No, it is not a painful procedure.

Yes, it is a safe procedure.

No, you do not have to shave your hair for the EEG procedure.

Yes, you need to wash and dry your hair one night before or on the day of the test. Avoid using conditioners, gels, or sprays on the hair.

If you are given sedatives, then avoid driving. Your doctor will guide you with the precautions you need to take after the test.

The cost of an EEG test in Hyderabad is Rs.1000 to Rs. 3000 approximately.

You will get the EEG reports on the same day.

Yes, it is safe for children.


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