Pain

What Should You Know About Hernia Surgery?

By Dr. C.S. Ramachandran, General Surgery Hernia is a small protrusion or escape of any structure or organ through nearby weak spot or muscle. There are several types of hernia like inguinal hernia (direct and indirect), femoral hernia, umbilical hernia, umbilical hernia, epigastria hernia and incision hernia. This hernia can be removed…

Bicep Tear – Know Why It Happens!

By Dr. Vikas Gupta,Orthopaedics The bicep is a muscle that is located on the front portion of the upper arm. The muscle is attached to the bones of the shoulder and the elbows by tendons (fibrous tissue cords). A tear in the bicep actually refers to the tear in the bicep…

Tennis Elbow – Exercises To Deal With It!

By Dr. Kapilchand Narra,Physiotherapy Due to over activity and strain, sometimes the muscles in the forearm and tendons become damaged and sore leading to a condition called tennis elbow. If you suffer from tennis elbow, moving your elbow can be excruciatingly painful. However, there are exercises that you can do in…

Spinal Fusion – Risk Factors And Complications!

By Dr. Arun Gupta,Orthopaedics Spinal fusion is a form of surgery which involves the merging of two or more vertebrae into a single structure. This is done with the intent of stopping any kind of motion between the two vertebrae in order to prevent back pain. Once they’re fused, there are…

Hernia Surgery – Know More About It!

By Dr. Jiten Chowdhry, General Surgery Hernia is a small protrusion or escape of any structure or organ through nearby weak spot or muscle. There are several types of hernia like inguinal hernia (direct and indirect), femoral hernia, umbilical hernia, umbilical hernia, epigastria hernia and incision hernia. This hernia can be removed…

Ingrown Toenails – What Precautions Should You Take Before You Get Them Treated?

By Sakhiya Skin Clinic Private Limited,Dermatology Ingrown toenails are a result of the edge of the nail growing downward into the skin. While it may happen on any toe, it usually occurs in the big toe. The pain during the in growth of the nail is the first symptom. The area…

Risks and Complications of Arthroplasty

By Dr. Sanjib Kumar Behera, Orthopaedics Arthroplasty is a surgery that realigns or reconstructs a dysfunctional joint which relieves pain and restores your range of motion. This surgery is done generally when medical treatment fails to improve dysfunctional joint. It is done when you face severe joint pain and stiffness. This surgery involves: – Shoulder replacement…

Supra-Scapular Nerve Block For Frozen Shoulder!

By Dr. Snehal Panchal,Pain Management The inflammation of the capsule of the shoulder and its synovial lining is called as frozen shoulder, in which there is a contracture of the gleno-humeral joint. This generalized contracture leads to shoulder pain accompanied by a loss of active as well as passive range of…

Slipped (Herniated) Discs – What Causes It?

By Dr. Pramod Saini, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…