The Center for Spine Surgery comprises of a comprehensive group of Spine Surgeons, Neuro-surgeons, Neuro-physicians, and Rehabilitative surgeons. The department deals with emergency spine traumas, performs complex spinal deformity corrections and takes care of degenerative spinal disorders using minimally invasive spine surgeries (keyhole surgeries).
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Health Blogs for Spine
Will women with osteoporosis end up with a hunched back?
Sep 28, 2018 17:57
Yes, osteoporosis is one of the common reasons of hunchback. People with osteoporosis most experience damage of bones in the upper (thoracic) spine. These bones break causing back pain, loss in height and a stooped or hunched posture, called kyphosis.
Facet Joint Arthropathy – What is it and how is it treated?
Aug 31, 2018 11:00
Facet joint arthropathy also known as facet joint arthrosis, facet joint osteoarthritis is the damage to facet joints that hold spinal vertebrae. There are several treatment options such as prescription medicines, nerve radiofrequency ablation, and spinal fusion surgery.
Low Back Pain – a Constant Pain for the Human Race
May 18, 2018 17:41
Back pain is common, 8 out of 10 people suffer back pain at some time of their life. Majority of people have nothing seriously wrong with their body. The Costs-to-Society are huge, hence it’s a problem which has to be acted upon and rectified as early as possible.
Neck Pain and Problems
Aug 06, 2016 10:11
Do you know that neck pain can be a symptom of a more serious health problem? Neck pain occurs when the neck muscles are strained due to poor posture. If you are working at your computer for long hours, you are sure to develop neck pain. In most of the cases, poor body posture results […]
How Potholes and Bumps on roads may cause back pain in Youngsters?
Jun 14, 2016 05:14
When Sheetal Verma purchased a two-wheeler an year ago, she was more than excited about it. However, as weeks and months passed, her joy and excitement gradually waned away, as the bumps and pot-holes on the roads have taken their toll on her health with back pain, spine and neck injuries ruining her general health […]
Myelopathy or spinal cord compression is one of the most common causes of cervical or neck pain
Jun 06, 2016 10:41
Myelopathy is a nervous system disorder that affects the spinal cord. It is seen as Cervical myelopathy (compression of the spinal cord in the neck), Lumbar myelopathy (nervous system disorder that affects the spinal cord in the lower spine) and Thoracic myelopathy (nervous disorder that affects the spinal cord in the middle thoracic spine region). […]
Degenerative Disc Disease develops gradually and can have a multitude of related problems
Jun 02, 2016 04:29
Degenerative Disc Disease is a condition in which pain is caused due to damaged disc. The disc(s) act as shock-absorbers of the spine, help the latter to stay flexible and adapt to the demands of changing body postures. Each disc has two parts, anulus fibrosus (the outer layer) and nucleus pulposus (soft core). Tender and […]
Cauda equina syndrome may be caused by a herniated disk, tumor, infection, fracture, or narrowing of the spinal canal
May 02, 2016 09:02
Cauda equina syndrome is a condition where the spine nerve roots are compressed. If neglected it may lead to incontinence and permanent paralysis of the legs. In Latin, cauda equina means horse’s tail. The nerves at the end of the spine are spread out, to resemble a horse’s tail. Located in the lumbosacral spine, these […]
Chronic back pain is a fall-out of spinal muscles, nerves, bones, discs or tendons’ problems
Apr 13, 2016 09:11
Back pain is one of the most common health problems seen in all age groups, worldwide. Most of the back pains can be prevented by simple home-based treatments and correcting the body mechanics. Surgery is considered as a last resort in the treatment of back pain. CAUSES Back pain occurs due to muscle or ligament […]
Step-by-step process to handle Spinal Trauma
Dec 27, 2015 09:12
The spine provides support to the back of the neck (cervical), chest (thoracic), abdomen (lumbar) and lowers abdomen (sacral) regions of the body. It is one of the most highly used organs of the human body that is continuously under stress and pressure. Spinal injuries occur when the spine is subjected to take a position […]
Acute Pain, Chronic Pain, and Neuropathic Pain
Dec 23, 2015 07:00
The spine is an important part of the human body. The spine’s strength and structure determines the flexibility and easy movement of the body. A weak spine means difficulty to stand, walk, sit and bend. A healthy spine is the only guarantee for an active life. The spine protects the spinal cord, which is a […]
Spinal stenosis – Narrowing on Narrow Spaces of Your Spine
Mar 13, 2015 09:37
Spinal stenosis is a condition in which space gets narrowed in the vertebral column. This causes pain and pressure in the nerves and on the backbone. The pain is due to the compression of the root nerves. Pain in the back and leg will be experienced due to this condition. The neck region and lower […]
Setting right the Curvature of the Spine
Mar 13, 2015 09:12
Scoliosis is a condition in which there is sideways curvature in the normal straight vertical line of the spine. Scoliosis mostly occurs during growth spurt before puberty and is twice common in girls than boys. Symptoms There are no visible symptoms in this particular condition but some of the hidden symptoms which are experienced have […]