Spinal cord problem

Is Spinal Fusion A Major Surgery?

By Dr. Makarand Hirve, Neurology 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 the…

How To Prevent Spinal Cord Injuries?

By Dr. Amit Kumar Mukherjee, Neurology A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord. It’s an extremely serious type of physical trauma that’s likely to have a lasting and significant impact on most aspects of daily life. The spinal cord is responsible for sending messages from the brain to all…

When Do You Require Fusion Surgery?

By Dr. Bhupesh Kumar, Neurology 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 the…

All About Spine Injuries!

By Dr. Dhruv Zutshi, Neurology A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord. It’s an extremely serious type of physical trauma that’s likely to have a lasting and significant impact on most aspects of daily life. The spinal cord is responsible for sending messages from the brain to all parts…

Spinal Fusion Surgery – How Is It Performed?

By Dr. Vineet Varghese, 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 the…

Tethered Spinal Cord – Causes, Symptoms & Surgical Management Of It!

By Dr. Purav Patel, Neurology The tethered spinal cord is a neurological disorder that occurs when the tissue attachments within the spinal column limit the movement of the spinal cord. Due to these attachments, the spinal cord in the human body becomes stretched abnormally. Tethered spinal cord syndrome is associated closely with…

Spinal Fusion Surgery – Why Is It Required?

By Dr. Purav Patel, 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 the…

Spinal Fusion – What Should You Know About It?

By Dr. B V R N Varma, 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…

Ayurvedic Remedies for Back Pain

By Dr. Sandeep Jassal, Alternative Medicine Back pain is a severe pain in the lower back portion of the body caused generally due to muscle strains or spinal problems. This is a fairly common medical condition and the pain can be acute or chronic in nature. Causes- Back pain may occur due to:…

Spinal Cord Injury – How To Avoid It?

By Dr. Debabrata Chakraborty, Neurology A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord. It’s an extremely serious type of physical trauma that’s likely to have a lasting and significant impact on most aspects of daily life. The spinal cord is responsible for sending messages from the brain to all parts…