Back Pain

Know More About Bone Disorders In The Elderly!

By Dr. Karan Kishore Mane,Orthopaedics With aging, body suffers loss of functions with the muscular and skeletal systems. Especially vulnerable are the bones as many elderly people suffer from loss of strength and fragility increasing the chances of fractures. Let’s look at some of the common bone related disorders in the…

Can Ablation Techniques Manage Chronic Pain?

By Dr. Ruchi Gupta, Pain Management Many people living with chronic pain find it hard to seek relief from the same. Interventional Pain Management helps patients cope with chronic pain. Unlike other treatment procedures, Interventional Pain Management addresses the origin of the pain directly by using techniques like radiofrequency rhizotomy or…

Scoliosis – How Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Harpreet Singh, Orthopaedics, Scoliosis is a condition where the spinal column curves during puberty and this curvature leads to other complications at later stages of life. In most cases, the scoliosis may be mild and does not result in disabilities. However, in rare cases, the condition may progress over time.…

Endoscopy Discectomy For Sciatica/ Slipped Disc!

By Dr. Varun Singla, Pain Management, Endoscopic discectomy is a very common form of spinal surgery that specializes in treating slipped discs, sciatica of herniated discs of the lower back, mid back, as well as the arms and the neck. This is one of the most non-invasive surgical procedures that are in…

Lower Back Pain – Exercises To Relieve The Pain

By Dr. Saroj Rustgi, Physiotherapy, Lower back pain is one of the most prevalent forms of pain that brings people to the doctors. Lower back pain is mostly caused by muscle strain, sprain in the ligament, slipped disc, bad posture or a number of musculoskeletal problems. Symptoms range from a dull ache…

Laminectomy – Know Its Procedure!

By Dr. Shailesh Jain, Neurosurgery, Laminectomy is a surgical procedure that is used to relieve back pain caused by spinal stenosis. This condition occurs when the spaces between your spinal column become too narrow. Acutely painful, it exerts pressure on your spinal nerves and bones. A laminectomy removes the lamina (outer layer)…

Chronic Back Pain – Pain Management For It!

By Dr. Manish Singh, Pain Management, Surgery is often seen as a procedure that is synonymous with pain. As soon as your doctor says that you are going to be operated on, many questions arise in your mind and the anxiety kicks in. You immediately start questioning the seriousness of your condition,…

What Is Spinal Fusion Surgery?

By Dr. Devesh Kumar Singh, Neurosurgery, What is a Spinal Fusion surgery? Spinal Fusion is a surgical technique whereby the painful vertebrae are united or fused together to heal and grow into a solid, single bone. This process is similar to the welding in industries. However, Spinal fusion surgery does not join…

How Can You Prevent Constipation After Back Surgery?

By, Dr. Rakesh Dhupia Jain, General Surgery Many people who are recovering from back surgery tend to suffer from constipation. The condition leads to considerable pain as well as discomfort. Even though it is never included in the recovery process, constipation, along with its adverse side effects, can pose a significant…