Rubbery disk between the spinal bones

Herniated Disc – Know Symptoms Of It!

By Dr. Purav Patel, Neurosurgery Herniated disk occurs when there is a problem with the rubbery disk that cushions the vertebra in the spinal cord. It is also known as ruptured disk where the soft jelly like substance is pushed out from in between the vertebra. This disorder can cause irritation of the…

Risk And Complications Of Spinal Fusion!

By Dr. Shivendra Srivastava, 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…

How Long Does Spinal Fusion Surgery Take to Recover?

By Dr. Pradyot Kumar Govil, 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…

Spinal Fusion Surgery – Why It’s Done and What To Expect

By Dr. J Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas, 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…

All About Herniated Disc

By Dr J Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas , Neurosurgery Herniated disk occurs when there is a problem with the rubbery disk that cushions the vertebra in the spinal cord. It is also known as ruptured disk where the soft jelly like substance is pushed out from in between the vertebra. This disorder…