Spinal cord problem

Spinal Fusion – How Is It Performed?

By Dr. Kodeeswaran Marappan , 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…

Spinal Cord Injury Signs – Causes & Prevention

By Dr. Kodeeswaran Marappan , Neurosurgery 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…

Spinal Fusion Surgery

By Dr. Parimal Tripathi, 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…

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…

Spinal Cord Injury: Signs, Causes & Prevention

By Dr. Manish Vaish , Neurosurgery 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…