Spine Surgery

Overview

The Tulasi Hospital center for Spine Surgery brings together a multidisciplinary team of highly-trained medical and surgical specialists who offer comprehensive diagnostics, surgical and rehabilitative strategies and, indeed, the entire spectrum of care for patients across age groups who require surgery for spinal disorders and injuries.

A center for complex spine surgery

Led by an experienced spine surgeon, the spine-team includes neurosurgical and orthopaedic spine surgeons, neurologists, physiotherapists, neuroradiologists, anaesthesiologists, nurse practitioners and therapists.

All spinal ailments are accurately diagnosed by at our state-of-the-art Department of Imaging and Radiology, which includes the latest 124-slice CT scan and 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology that identifies not only anatomical, but also vascular flow characteristics and spinal-fluid dynamics. Additionally, internal medicineconsultants are available to assist in pre-and postoperative patient management and work closely with patients’ primary physicians.

Surgical outcomes that match global standards

The Department specialises in complex spine surgery, including reconstructive tumour surgery using the latest techniques and innovations. Tulasi Hospital’s results for the correction of complex spinal deformities are unmatched, even by elite centers across the world.

The center performs over 800 surgeries every year. Some of the most common problems treated include:

  • Disc-herniation of back or neck
  • Trauma of the spine
  • Degenerative disc conditions, including osteoarthritis
  • Failed-back syndrome
  • Infections of the spine and osteoporosis