spinal stenosis

Spinal Fusion – When Is It Required?

By Dr. Jagadeesh , 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 almost…

All In Depth About Laminectomy!

By Dr. Gaurav Bansal, 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)…